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  Johnson, Douglas J. "Doug"
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AffiliationDemocratic-Farmer-Labor  
<-  2001-01-10  
 
NameDouglas J. "Doug" Johnson
AddressBox 395
Cook, Minnesota 55723, United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born August 17, 1942 (75 years)
ContributorThe Oncoming Storm
Last ModifedRBH
Sep 13, 2015 03:36am
Tags Swedish Evangelical Covenant Church -
InfoHouse 1971-72 (District 63)
House 1973-76 (District 6B)
Senate 1977-2002 (District 6)


Occupation (when first elected): High School Guidance Counsellor

EDUCATION
Cook High School; Secondary; Graduate
Virginia Junior College; A.A.
University of Minnesota, Duluth; B.S.
University of Wisconsin, Superior; M.Ed.

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
State Board/Commission/Council Minnesota Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board ??/??/19?? to ??/??/19??
Municipal Mayor Cook, Minnesota (City Mayor) ??/??/19?? to ??/??/19??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS
Spouse/Partner: Single (when first elected); Denesse Hoole (married in 1996, while in office)
Children: Two children
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES
Special Legislative Concerns: economic development, education, natural resources, taxes, consumer protection.

He was a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.

He had a disability. He was left with a limp in his weakened right leg after he recovered from a bout of childhood polio. (Duluth News-Tribune, September 10, 1998)

He ran for the Democratic-Farmer-Labor endorsement for the United States Senate in 1978.

He ran for the Democratic-Farmer-Labor endorsement for Minnesota Governor in 1998.

He was a member of Kappa Delta Pi and Phi Alpha Theta.

He was a member of Cook Covenant Church.

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RACES
  11/07/2000 MN State Senate 06 Won 69.80% (+39.59%)
  09/15/1998 MN Governor - DFL Primary Lost 18.60% (-18.35%)
  11/05/1996 MN State Senate 06 Won 68.06% (+43.14%)
  11/03/1992 MN State Senate 06 Won 60.50% (+35.55%)
  11/06/1990 MN State Senate 06 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/1986 MN State Senate 06 Won 82.14% (+64.27%)
  11/02/1982 MN State Senate 06 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/1976 MN State Senate 06 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
ENDORSEMENTS
MN US Senate - Nov 04, 2008 R Norm Coleman
MN Lt. Governor - DFL Primary - Sep 15, 1998 DFL Tom Foley