House 2004-2006 (District 18A); Senate 2011-2012 (District 18); Senate 2013-Present (District 18)
Party when first elected: Republican
McLeod, Meeker, Sibley, Wright
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City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Hutchinson High School; Secondary;
Minnesota State University, Mankato; B.A.; History and Political Science
William Mitchell College of Law; J.D.; 1973
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Hennepin County, Minnesota (Deputy Sheriff);
State Public Defender/Office:
Minnesota (Public Defender);
Minnesota (Administrative Law Judge, Part-Time);
2008 to 20??
Ginny (married around 1974)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He ran unsuccessfully as the Republican party endorsed candidate for the 1st Judicial District Court Judge in the 2006 election.
Religion provided by Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2005-2006.
He successfully sought the Republican Party endorsement to run for Minnesota Attorney General in the 2014 election. He won the primary election, but lost the general election.