U.S. House, District 07, 2020 Election


Date: November 3, 2020
Cycle: 2020
Office: U.S. House
State: Minnesota
District: 07
Counties: Becker, Beltrami, Big Stone, Chippewa, Clay, Clearwater, Cottonwood, Douglas, Grant, Kandiyohi, Kittson, Lac qui Parle, Lake of the Woods, Lincoln, Lyon, McLeod, Mahnomen, Marshall, Meeker, Murray, Norman, Otter Tail, Pennington, Pipestone, Polk, Pope, Red Lake, Redwood, Renville, Roseau, Sibley, Stearns, Stevens, Swift, Todd, Traverse, Wilkin, Yellow Medicine
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
Michelle L. Fischbach Woman Republican 194,062 53.39 +13.54
Collin C. Peterson Incumbent Man Democratic-Farmer-Labor 144,838 39.85
Slater Johnson Man Legal Marijuana Now 17,705 4.87
Rae Hart Anderson Woman Grassroots-Legalize Cannabis 6,497 1.79
Scattering Write-In 362 0.10

Fischbach was a resident of Paynesville, former Lieutenant Governor (2018-2019), state Senator (SD 14, 1996-2013; SD 18, 2013-2018), and candidate for Lieutenant Governor in 2018.

Johnson was a resident of Duluth.


  • Report of the State Canvassing Board, Office of Secretary of State, State of Minnesota, November 24, 2020 (p. 20-22).