House 2007-2012 (District 64A); House 2013-2018 (District 64A)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Janesville High School, Wisconsin; Secondary; University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh; B.S.; Nursing, 1984College of St. Catherine; M.A.; Organizational Leadership-Health Care, 2005University of Minnesota, Humphrey Institute; Fellowship; Policy Fellow, 2005-2006
Two children: Bridget and Anna (daughters, twins)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
She moved to Minnesota in 1988.Religion provided by the 2006 WCCO TV Voters' Guide.She announced her intention to run for governor in 2018 on November 17, 2016. She lost the primary.
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