Elections 2020

Democrat Collin Peterson

Collin Peterson (b. June 29, 1944, in Fargo, ND) is a Democratic member of the U.S. House representing Minnesota's 7th Congressional District. Peterson was first elected to this seat in 1990. He is seeking reelection to his current seat. In 2018, he won reelection defeating Dave Hughes (R) and others (Peterson – 52.1%; Hughes –47.8%; others – 0.1%). Peterson is running for re-election in 2020. He earned his B.A from Moorhead State University, He is a certified public accountant by profession. He previously served as a member of the Minnesota State Senate, representing District 13 from 1977 to 1986. He is an army veteran.

Current Office

  • Office: U.S. House Minnesota District 07
  • Level: Federal
  • Branch: Legislative

Upcoming Race

  • Office: U.S House Minnesota District 07
  • Year: 2020
  • District Name: Minnesota District 07
  • District Type: Congress
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower

Primary: Election Information

  • Date of Primary: August 11th, 2020
  • Status: Advanced


  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Incumbent
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • State: Minnesota
  • Office: Congress
  • District: Minnesota District 07
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower
  • Primary Date: Aug. 11, 2020
  • General Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020

Federal Election Commission Candidate Disclosure

FEC Candidate ID: H2MN07014
FEC Committee ID: C00253187

I. Receipts:

Itemized Individual Contribution:$40050.0
Contributions must be itemized (i.e. listing specific information about the donor and the contribution) when the total given to the campaign from a single individual exceeds $200.
Unitemized Individual Contribution:$969.0
Total given to the campaign where specific information about the donors is not required because they have not given more than $200.
Total Individual Contributions:$41019.0
Party Committee Contributions:$0
Contributions from party committees.
Other Committee Contributions:$240750.0
Mostly contributions from PACs, also includes contributions from other candidates.
Candidate Contributions:$0
Contributions from the candidate him(her)self.
Total Overall Contributions:$282437.0
Total Loan Amount:$0
Total Receipts:$282504.68

II. Disbursements:

Total Loan Repayment Amount:$0
Total Contribution Refunds:$0
Total Disbursements:$41970.96

III. Cash Summary:

Ending Cash on Hand:$0
Ending cash balance on the most recent filing.

2020-01-25T00:00:00|||Last File Date:

Source: OpenFEC. Content deemed accurate but not guaranteed.

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