Who Won Minnesota Elections in 2010?

Chip Cravaack

In the Governor's race Democrat Mark Dayton won a very narrow contest over Republican Tom Emmer for the open seat.

In congress seven of the eight incumbents were sent back to Washington. Tim Walz won a close race in the 1st District. The only incumbent to lose was Democrat Jim Oberstar in the 8th District. The veteran of over 30 years in congress was defeated in a close race by Republican Chip Cravaack.

Governor
Winner
2010 Election: Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton DEM 43.6%
House Of Representatives
Winner
2010 Election: Minnesota 1st District Tim Walz DEM Incumbent 49.3%
2010 Election: Minnesota 2nd District John Kline REP Incumbent 63.3%
2010 Election: Minnesota 3rd District Erik Paulsen REP Incumbent 58.8%
2010 Election: Minnesota 4th District Betty McCollum DEM Incumbent 59.1%
2010 Election: Minnesota 5th District Keith Ellison