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Crawford, Roger

House 2011-2012 (District 8B)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Isanti, Kanabec, Pine


Date of Birth: 6/8/1952 Date of Death: 
Birth Place: Saint Paul, Minnesota Birth County: Ramsey Birth Country: United States
Other Names:
Gender:  Male Religion:  Not Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):  Mora

Occupation (when first elected):  Small Business Owner, Real Estate Appraising/Former Teacher and Principal


Centennial High School; Secondary; Graduate, 1970
St. Cloud State University; B.A.; Mass Communications, 1979
St. Cloud State University; B.S.; Elementary Education


Municipal Board/CommissionMora, Minnesota (City Public Utility Commission) ??/??/???? to ??/??/????
County GovernmentKanabec County, Minnesota (County Assessor's Office) ??/??/19?? to ??/??/19??
MilitaryUnited States Navy (Served on the U.S.S. Oriskany, Journalist) ??/??/1973 to ??/??/1977
Municipal Council/AldermenMora, Minnesota (City Council)Elected??/??/1996 to ??/??/2001
Municipal MayorMora, Minnesota (City Mayor, 4 years)Elected??/??/2002 to ??/??/2006
County Board/CommissionerKanabec County, Minnesota (County Commissioner, 2 years)Elected??/??/2009 to 01/??/2011


Spouse: Barbara "Barb" (married in 1972)
Children: Four children: (at least 3 daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:


He moved to Mora, Minnesota in 1977.

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Map of Mora
Mora, MN
Total Days Served: 735


87th Legislative Session (2011-2012)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/2/2010 Term of Office: 1/4/2011 to 1/7/2013
District: 08B Residence: Mora
Counties Represented: Isanti, Kanabec, Pine
Occupation: Small Business Owner, Real Estate Appraising/Former Teacher and Principal
Party: Republican
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Commerce and Regulatory Reform Minutes
Education Reform Minutes
Taxes Minutes
Taxes Subcommittee: Property and Local Tax Division Minutes

Session Interview (Video) 2011 House Interview

Articles & Books About
Busse, Nick. "Putting His Theories to the Test." Session Weekly, St. Paul: Minnesota House of Representatives Information Office, January 14, 2011, p. 12.

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