House 1985-86 (District 51A)
Party when first elected: Independent Republican
Date of Birth:
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
University of Minnesota; B.S.; Electrical Engineering
University of Iowa; M.B.A.;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
1989 to ?
Two children: Melanie (daughter); Mark (son, deceased)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Daniel J. Knuth
He ran unsuccessfully as the Independent Republican party endorsed candidate for the Minnesota House of Representatives in the 1986 and 1988 elections.
Religion provided by the member.
Term of Office: 1/8/1985 to 1/5/1987
Education: Education Finance Division
Environment and Natural Resources
Environment and Natural Resources: Environment
General Legislation and Veterans Affairs
General Legislation and Veterans Affairs: Elections
General Legislation and Veterans Affairs: Firearms
Judiciary: Civil Laws and Administration
His margin of victory over Sharon Coleman was only 59 votes so a recount occurred. After the recount he was declared the winner by 54 votes.
Ran in next election? Yes. Defeated in general election
No other information has been entered for this legislator.
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