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Sailer, Brita

House 2005-2010 (District 2B)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Farmer-Labor

Counties Served:  Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Pennington, Polk

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1953
Birth Place: Alexandria, Minnesota
Birth County: Douglas
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death:
Gender: Female
Religion: Methodist
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Park Rapids
Occupation (when first elected): Consultant; Materials Exchange Program, Reuse of Waste Materials

EDUCATION

Country Schools; Elementary School;
Alexandria High School; Secondary;
Minnesota State University, Moorhead; B.A.; Art

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

County Government: Hubbard County, Minnesota (Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor); [Dates Unknown] [Elected]

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Phillip
Children: Two children
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

She grew up near Alexandria, Minnesota.

She ran unsuccessfully as the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party endorsed candidate for Minnesota House District 2B in the 2012 election.

She was a member of 4-H.

Religion provided by Politics in Minnesota the Directory, 2005-2006.

Total Days Served: 2191

SESSIONS SERVED

86th Legislative Session (2009-2010)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 02B
Elected: 11/4/2008
Residence: Park Rapids
Term of Office: 1/6/2009 to 1/3/2011
Counties Represented: Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Pennington, Polk
Occupation: Consultant, Household Hazardous Waste and Recycling
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2010 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
  • Commerce and Labor Subcommittee: Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Division Minutes
  • Environment Policy and Oversight Minutes
  • Environment Policy and Oversight Subcommittee: Game, Fish and Forestry Division Minutes
  • Finance Subcommittee: Energy Finance and Policy Division Minutes
  • Finance Subcommittee: Housing Finance and Policy and Public Health Finance Division Minutes

85th Legislative Session (2007-2008)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 02B
Elected: 11/7/2006
Residence: Park Rapids
Term of Office: 1/3/2007 to 1/5/2009
Counties Represented: Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Pennington, Polk
Occupation: Consultant
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Commerce and Labor Subcommittee: Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Division Minutes
  • Environment and Natural Resources Minutes
  • Finance Minutes
  • Finance Subcommittee: Energy Finance and Policy Division Minutes
  • Finance Subcommittee: Minnesota Heritage Finance Division Minutes
  • Public Safety and Civil Justice Minutes

84th Legislative Session (2005-2006)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 02B
Elected: 11/2/2004
Residence: Park Rapids
Term of Office: 1/4/2005 to 1/2/2007
Counties Represented: Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Pennington, Polk
Occupation: Consultant; Materials Exchange Program, Reuse of Waste Materials
Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Special Session Bills Authored:     2005 1st Sp.S. - Author
Committees:
  • Commerce and Financial Institutions Minutes
  • Commerce and Financial Institutions Subcommittee: Tourism Division Minutes
  • Education Policy and Reform Minutes
  • Rules and Legislative Administration Minutes
Session Interviews
Session Interview (Video) 2005 House Interview


Articles & Books About
Cook, Mike. "Large Expanse, Many Issues: Sailer is Working on Variety of Subjects for Her Constituents." Session Weekly, St. Paul: Minnesota House of Representatives Information Office, March 4, 2005, p. 18.



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