Minnesota's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
August 12, 2014
Cook Political Report: Likely D
Heading into the election the incumbent is Tim Walz (D), who was first elected in 2006.
Minnesota's 1st Congressional District extends across southern Minnesota from the border with South Dakota to the border with Wisconsin. It includes Pipestone, Murray, Cottonwood, Rock, Nobles, Jackson, Martin, Blue Earth, Le Seur, Brown, Freeborn, Steele, Mower, Olmsted, Fillmore, Winona, Wabasha and Houston counties.
Note: Prior to the signature filing deadline, candidates will be added when Ballotpedia writers come across declared candidates. If you see a name of a candidate who is missing, please email us and we will add that name. As the election draws closer, more information will be added to this page.
General election candidates
August 12, 2014, primary results
Withdrew from race
|U.S. House, Minnesota District 1 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Tim Walz Incumbent||57.5%||193,211|
|Source: Minnesota Secretary of State, "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election" (dead link)|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Minnesota, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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