Lori Swanson Candidate

Born: December 16, 1966
Resided: Eagan, Minnesota
Dakota County
Death: --
Gender: Woman
Occupation: Attorney
Political Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Offices Held: Minnesota Attorney General (2007-2019).
Notes: Swanson was a former Deputy Attorney General (1999-2003) and sitting Minnesota Solicitor General (2003-2007). Swanson was the first woman to win the DFL nomination for Minnesota Attorney General and the first woman to serve as Attorney General in the state.
Sources: Minneapolis Star Tribune, November 1, 2006 (p. VG12).
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Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
2 7 6
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
08/14/2018 Governor Primary Democratic-Farmer-Labor 143,517 24.59% Lost
11/04/2014 Attorney General General Democratic-Farmer-Labor 1,014,714 52.60% Won
08/12/2014 Attorney General Primary Democratic-Farmer-Labor 174,119 100.00% Won
11/02/2010 Attorney General General Democratic-Farmer-Labor 1,075,536 52.90% Won
08/10/2010 Attorney General Primary Democratic-Farmer-Labor 340,160 85.61% Won
11/07/2006 Attorney General General Democratic-Farmer-Labor 1,131,474 53.24% Won
09/12/2006 Attorney General Primary Democratic-Farmer-Labor 125,412 41.75% Won