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Minnesota elections, 2012

Elections were held in Minnesota on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. Primary elections took place on August 14, 2012.[1]


  • Federal 1
    • United States Senate 1.1
    • United States House of Representatives 1.2
  • State 2
    • Ballot measures 2.1
    • Minnesota Senate 2.2
    • Minnesota House of Representatives 2.3
  • Local 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


United States Senate

Democratic–Farmer–Labor candidate Senator Amy Klobuchar stood for re-election. She was opposed by Republican state Representative Kurt Bills.

United States House of Representatives

All eight seats of the Minnesota delegation in the United States House of Representatives were up for election in 2012. All eight incumbents were seeking re-election.


Ballot measures

Two constitutional amendments regarding same-sex marriage and voter identification were on the ballot.

Minnesota Senate

All 67 seats in the Minnesota Senate were up for election in 2012.

Minnesota House of Representatives

All 134 seats in the Minnesota House of Representatives were up for election in 2012.


Many elections for local offices were also held on November 6, 2012.


  1. ^ "2012 Election Results". Minnesota Secretary of State. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 

External links

  • Elections & Voting at the Minnesota Secretary of State office
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