House 1977-80 (District 66A); Senate 1981-93 (District 66)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Date of Birth:
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Electrical Engineer; Design Engineering Supervisor, 3M Company
St. Cloud Cathedral High School; Secondary; Graduate
Drexel Institute of Technology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Attended College;
University of Minnesota, Institute of Technology; B.E.E.; Electrical Engineering, 1964
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Minnesota Mississippi River Parkway Commission;
19?? to 19??
United States Army (3 years);
19?? to 19??
Six children: Jeanne, Paul, Bridget, Renee, John, and David
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Special Legislative Concerns: finance, transit, pensions, health and welfare.
He announced he was running, as an Independent, for the United States House of Representatives' 7th Congressional District in the 2010 election.
He was a member of St. Casimir's Catholic Church in St. Paul, Minnesota.
He moved to Grey Eagle, Minnesota around 1993 and became a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church.
Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1977-78.