House 2007-2010 (District 1A)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Kittson, Marshall, Pennington, Roseau
Ada High School; Secondary; Concordia College, Moorhead; B.A.; Political Science and HistoryUniversity of Minnesota, Law School; J.D.; 1972
Two children: (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was raised on a farm north of Ada, Minnesota. He moved to Thief River Falls, Minnesota around 1972.He had been a member of the Republican Party before he ran for the Minnesota Legislature. He switched to the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party around 2003.Religion provided by Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2007-2008.
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