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Rep. John Kline (R-Minn.)

  • District: 2nd District, Southern Twin Cities suburbs
  • Residence: Burnsville
  • Born: September 6, 1947; Allentown, Pa.
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Family: Wife, Vicky Kline; two children
  • Education: Rice U., B.A. 1969 (biology); Shippensburg U., M.S. 1988 (public administration)
  • Military Service: Marine Corps 1969-94
  • Political Highlights: Republican nominee for U.S. House, 1998, 2000; U.S. House, 2003-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2002 (6th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Intelligence, Emerging Threats & Capabilities); Education & the Workforce - Chairman (Early Childhood, Elementary & Secondary Education; Workforce Protections)
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State Information: 2nd District, Southern Twin Cities suburbs

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (MN-02 representative) John Kline (R) 193,587 54%
Mike Obermueller (D) 164,338 45.8%
Write-In (WRI) 521 0.1%
2010 general (MN-02 representative) John Kline (R) 181,341 63.3%
Shelley Madore (D) 104,809 36.6%
write-ins (WRI) 303 0.1%
2008 general (MN-02 representative) John Kline (R) 220,924 57.3%
Steve Sarvi (D) 164,093 42.5%
write-ins (Write-In) 639 0.2%
2006 general (MN-02 representative) John Kline (R) 163,269 56.2%
Coleen Rowley (D) 116,343 40%
Douglas Williams (INDC) 10,802 3.7%
write-in (Write-In) 126 0%
2004 general (MN-02 representative) John Kline (R) 206,313 56.4%
Teresa Daly (D) 147,527 40.3%
Douglas Williams (INDC) 11,822 3.2%
write-in (Write-In) 283 0.1%
2002 general (MN-02 representative) John Kline (R) 152,970 53.3%
Bill Luther (D) 121,121 42.2%
Samuel Garst (NNT) 12,430 4.3%
write-ins (Write-In) 339 0.1%
2000 general (MN-06 representative) Bill Luther (D) 176,340 49.6%
John Kline (R) 170,900 48%
Ralph Hubbard (CNSTP) 8,584 2.4%
1998 general (MN-06 representative) Bill Luther (D) 148,728 50%
John Kline (R) 136,866 46%
Eric M. Johnson (LIBERT) 11,805 4%
write-ins (Write-In) 302 0.1%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 49% Mitt Romney: 49%
2008 Barack Obama: 51% John McCain: 48%

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