US Senate Election in Minnesota 2014

Al Franken
Nominee Al Franken
Party DFL

US Senate Election in Minnesota 2012

Nominee Amy Klobuchar Kurt Bills
Party DFL Republican

Previous Senator
Amy Klobuchar
Democratic

  Senator-elected

Amy Klobuchar
DFL

The US Senate elections 2012 in Minnesota is going to take place in Hawaii on November 6th.

Candidates

  • Amy Klobuchar (DFL), incumbent U.S. Senator
  • Kurt Bills (Republican), State Representative
  • Stephen Williams (Independence), Farmer
  • Glen Menze (Independence), Accountant
  • Michael Cavlan, (Minnesota Open Progressives) Registered Nurse
  • Tim Davis, (Grassroots), Environmental Activist

2012 US Senate Election in Minnesota Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Amy
Klobuchar (D)
Kurt
Bills (R)
Other Undecided
Public Policy Polling September 10-11, 2012 824 ± 3.4% 55% 36% - 10%
KSTP/Survey USA September 6-9, 2012 - ± 4.2% 55% 34% - 11%
Survey USA July 17-19, 2012 552 ± 4.3% 55% 31% 5% 9%
Public Policy Polling May 31-June 3, 2012 973 ± 3.1% 55% 29% - 16%

US Senate Election Results in Minnesota 2012

United States Senate election in Minnesota 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  DFL Amy Klobuchar (Incumbent) 1,852,526 65.2 +7.1
  Republican Kurt Bills 869,089 30.6 -7.3
  Independence Stephen Williams 73,559 2.6 -0.6
  Grassroots Tim Davis 30,465 1.1 n/a
  Progressive Michael Cavlan 13,933 0.5 n/a
Majority 983,437 34.6 +14.4
Turnout