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Peterson, Aaron


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Madison, MN

House 2003-08 (District 20A)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Counties Served:  Big Stone, Lac Qui Parle, Lincoln, Swift, Yellow Medicine

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 9/25/1970 Date of Death: 
Birth Place:  Birth County:  Birth Country:
Other Names:
Gender:  Male Religion:  Not Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):  Madison

Occupation (when first elected):  Land-Use Consultant, Prairie Land Management'

EDUCATION

Colorado State University; B.S.; Geology and Watershed Science
University of Washington-Seattle, Evans School of Public Affairs; M.P.A.; Natural Resources Policy

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Legislative StaffMinnesota Senate (Tax Committee Staff Member) ??/??/1997 to ??/??/1998
U.S. Legislative Staff/Council/CommissionUnited States House of Representatives (Legislative Assistant to United States Representatives David Minge and Jim Oberstar) ??/??/2000 to ??/??/2002

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Single (when first elected); Leah
Children:
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Doug Peterson  - Father
Harry W. Peterson  - Grandfather

GENERAL NOTES

Total Days Served: 2191

SESSIONS SERVED

Legislative Session: 85th (2007-2008)   Session Details term photo
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Body: House Elected: 11/7/2006 Term of Office: 1/3/2007 to 1/5/2009
District: 20A Residence: Appleton
Counties Represented: Big Stone, Lac Qui Parle, Lincoln, Swift, Yellow Medicine
Occupation: Legislator
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
Commerce and Labor Minutes
Environment and Natural Resources Subcommittee: Game, Fish and Forestry Division Minutes
Finance Subcommittee: Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Division Minutes
Finance Subcommittee: Energy Finance and Policy Division Minutes
Finance Subcommittee: Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division Minutes
Finance Subcommittee: Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division-Watersheds, Wetlands and Buffers Minutes
Rules and Legislative Administration Minutes
Leadership Position: Assistant Majority Leader

Legislative Session: 84th (2005-2006)   Session Details term photo
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Body: House Elected: 11/2/2004 Term of Office: 1/4/2005 to 1/2/2007
District: 20A Residence: Madison
Counties Represented: Big Stone, Lac Qui Parle, Lincoln, Swift, Yellow Medicine
Occupation: Legislator
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:  
Committees:
Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources Finance Minutes
Governmental Operations and Veterans Affairs Minutes
Regulated Industries Minutes

Legislative Session: 83rd (2003-2004)   Session Details term photo
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Body: House Elected: 11/5/2002 Term of Office: 1/7/2003 to 1/3/2005
District: 20A Residence: Madison
Counties Represented: Big Stone, Lac Qui Parle, Lincoln, Swift, Yellow Medicine
Occupation: Land-Use Consultant, Prairie Land Management'
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
Agriculture and Rural Development Finance
Agriculture Policy
Environment and Natural Resources Policy
Transportation Finance

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