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All 134 seats in the Minnesota House of Representatives
68 seats needed for a majority
The 2008 Minnesota House of Representatives election was held in the U.S. state of Minnesota on November 4, 2008, to elect members to the House of Representatives of the 86th Minnesota Legislature. A primary election was held in several districts on September 9, 2008.
The Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party (DFL) won a majority of seats, remaining the majority party, followed by the Republican Party of Minnesota. The new Legislature convened on January 6, 2009.
|Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party||134||1,516,633||54.87||0.01||87||2||64.93|
|Republican Party of Minnesota||134||1,211,020||43.81||0.63||47||2||35.07|
|Independence Party of Minnesota||11||14,601||0.53||0.22||0||0.00|
|Green Party of Minnesota||3||6,648||0.24||0.11||0||0.00|
|Turnout (out of 3,740,142 eligible voters)||2,921,498||78.11||17.64|
|Source: Minnesota Secretary of State, Minnesota Legislative Reference Library|