Senate 2003-2012 (District 34); Senate 2013-2016 (District 47)
Party when first elected: Republican
Carver, Hennepin, Scott
Minnetonka High School; Secondary; Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota; B.A.; 1986University of Pennsylvania, Law School; J.D.; 1989
Four children: Raymond, Elinor, William, and Samuel
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Special Legislative Concerns: taxes, judiciary, finance, transportation, crime and justice, public safety.Religion provided by the Natural Resources Defense Council's State Directories 2005 and Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2005-2006.She announced her candidacy for the United States Senate in 2013 but later withdrew.She announced in May 2015 that she does not plan to run for reelection.