Login or Sign up

Open States

legislator photo

Erik Simonson

Democratic-Farmer-Labor — Representative — District 7B
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Erik Simonson represents House District 7B in the Minnesota House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 195 bills.

  • Capitol Office:

    221 State Office Building
    St. Paul, MN 55155-1298
    Phone: 651-296-4246
  • District Office:

    P.O. Box 652
    Duluth, MN 55801
  • rep.erik.simonson@house.mn



News and Blog Coverage

Is the House GOP going out of its way to pit the Twin Cities against rural Minnesota?

Before the 2015 session of the Minnesota state Legislature began, St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman thought it would probably be unrealistic to push for an increase in the assistance the state gives to cities, Local Government Aid (LGA). It’s not that Coleman didn’t think an increase in LGA was needed ...

View 12 More News Items

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HF 2370

    Student user privacy in education rights established, online educational services required to comply with security and privacy standards, and student information prohibited for targeted marketing or creation of student profiles.

  • HF 2333

    Early childhood, kindergarten through grade 12, and adult education funding and policy provided; rulemaking required; and money appropriated.

  • HF 2266

    Duluth; Lake Superior Zoo amphitheater construction funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

View More Bills
  • HF 2265

    Duluth; airport improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

  • HF 2227

    Film production tax credit provided and money appropriated.

  • HF 2233

    Duluth; transitional housing and community services grant for homeless youth funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Recent Votes

HF 2296

H.F. NO. 2296

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6247.0
•••No: 6852.0
•••Other: 00.0
SF 280

S.F. NO. 280

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11688.0
•••No: 1511.0
•••Other: 00.0
SF 634

S.F. NO. 634

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 130100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SF 1854

S.F. NO. 1854

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 131100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SF 1350

S.F. NO. 1350

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 130100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 1519

H.F. NO. 1519

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 129100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
View More Votes


Data on Open States is automatically collected nightly from the official website of the Minnesota State Legislature. If you notice any errors, feel free to contact us or verify that the data matches the official sources below.