State Senate, District 13, 1978 Election

Special Primary Independent-Republican

Date: December 5, 1978
Cycle: 1978
Office: State Senate
State: Minnesota
District: 13
Counties: Aitkin, Crow Wing, Kanabec
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
David E. (Dave) Rued Man Independent-Republican 5,032 88.40 +76.81
Ernie Alexander Man Independent-Republican 660 11.60

Special primary election to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of DFL Senator Win Borden in November 1978.


  • State of Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1979-1980 (p. 627).