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Matt Dean
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 38B
Incumbent
In office
2005 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last election[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next general[November 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Minnesota
Personal
Place of birthRoseville, MN
ProfessionArchitect
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Matt Dean (b. 1966) is a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 38B since 2013 and currently serving as Majority Leader. He previously represented District 52B from 2005 to 2013.

Dean has worked as an architect for Dean Architects. He is married and has 3 children.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Dean served on the following committees:

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Capital Investment
Health and Human Services Finance
Rules and Legislative Administration
Ways and Means

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dean served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Dean served on these committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Matt Dean endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Dean won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 38B. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Greg Pariseau (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 38B, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Dean Incumbent 52.4% 12,374
     Democratic Greg Pariseau 47.6% 11,248
Total Votes 23,622

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Dean won re-election to the District 52B Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Sten Hakanson (DFL) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[5]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 52B (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Sten Hakanson (DFL) 8,481 39.46%
Green check mark transparent.png Matt Dean (R) 13,006 60.51%
Write-In 7 0.03%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Matt Dean won election to the District 52B Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Kate Christopher. [6]

Matt Dean raised $60,097 for his campaign.[7]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 52B (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Matt Dean (R) 14,689 55.61%
Kate Christopher (DFL) 11,698 44.29%
Write-In 27 0.10%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Dean received $38,389 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[8]

Minnesota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Matt Dean's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$6,103
Dean, Matt$5,000
Senate District 52 RPM$2,000
Minnesota Oncology Hematology$500
Minnesota Hosp PAC$500
Total Raised in 2010 $38,389

2008

Listed below are the two largest contributors to Matt Dean's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $8,287
Senate District 52 Republican Party $4,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Doug Wardlow (R)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 38B
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 52B
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Joe Atkins (DFL)