Minneapolis Board of Estimate and Taxation election, 2013

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Minneapolis Board of Estimate and Taxation election, 2013
Minneapolis
2009 ←
November 5, 2013 (2013-11-05)
→ 2017
Candidate Carol Becker David Wheeler
Popular vote 23,949 16,370
Percentage 49.02% 33.51%

President before election

Carol Becker

Elected President

TBD

The 2013 Minneapolis Board of Estimate and Taxation election was held on November 5, 2013 to elect the two popularly elected members of the Minneapolis Board of Estimate and Taxation for four-year terms. Incumbents Carol Becker and David Wheeler were re-elected in the first round, both having passed the threshold to be elected.

Members were elected citywide via the single transferable vote. Voters had the option of ranking up to three candidates.

Candidates[edit]

Names of incumbents are italicized.
Candidate Political party endorsement(s) Website
Carol J. Becker[1] Minneapolis DFL[2] carolbecker.net
David Pascoe[3] Minneapolis City Republican Committee[4][nb 1] davidpaulpascoe.com
Douglas Sembla[5] Minnesota Pirate Party[6]
David B Wheeler[7] Minneapolis DFL[2] vote4wheeler.com

Results[edit]

Minneapolis Board of Estimate and Taxation election, 2013[8]
Candidate  % 1st Choice Round 1
Carol J. Becker 49.02 23,949
David B Wheeler 33.51 16,370
David Pascoe 11.90 5,813
Douglas Sembla 4.72 2,308
Write-in 0.85 415
  • Threshold: 16,286
  • Valid: 48,855
  • Undervotes: 31,246
  • Turnout: 80,101

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ A "recommendation." Not an official endorsement.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Carol J. Becker". Affidavit of Candidacy. City of Minneapolis. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "2013 Endorsed Candidates". Minneapolis DFL. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  3. ^ "David Pascoe". Affidavit of Candidacy. City of Minneapolis. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  4. ^ "2013 MCRC Recommended Candidates". Minneapolis City Republican Committee. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Douglas Sembla". Affidavit of Candidacy. City of Minneapolis. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Minneapolis 2013 Municipal Pirate Candidates!". Minnesota Pirate Party. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  7. ^ "David B Wheeler". Affidavit of Candidacy. City of Minneapolis. Retrieved September 30, 2013. 
  8. ^ "2013 Minneapolis Municipal Election Results: Board of Estimate and Taxation". City of Minneapolis. Retrieved November 8, 2013. 

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