Secretary of State, 2014 Election

Primary Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Date: August 12, 2014
Cycle: 2014
Office: Secretary of State
State: Minnesota
District: Statewide
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
Steve Simon Man Democratic-Farmer-Labor 65,634 42.67 +13.61
Dick Franson Man Democratic-Farmer-Labor 44,700 29.06
Gregg A. Iverson Man Democratic-Farmer-Labor 43,478 28.27

Simon was an attorney from St. Louis Park and state Representative (HD 44A, 2005-2013; HD 46B, 2013-2015).

Franson was a former Minneapolis City Councilman and candidate for Secretary of State in 1998, 2006, and 2010.

Iverson was a resident of Minneapolis and candidate for Secretary of State in 1998.


  • State of Minnesota Legislative Manual, 2015-2016 (p. 490).