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Anderson, Paul T.

Senate 2017-Present (District 44)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Hennepin

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 9/18/1973
Birth Place: ,
Birth County:
Birth Country:
Date of Death:
Gender: Male
Religion: Evangelical Covenant
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Plymouth
Occupation (when first elected): Small Business Owner, The Anderson Group.

EDUCATION

Wayzata High School; Secondary;
Concordia College, Moorhead; B.A.;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Governor Staff: Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty's Office (Deputy Chief of Staff); [Dates Unknown]

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

Special legislative concerns: jobs, taxes, budget, and education.

Religion provided by his 2016 campaign website.

Total Days Served: 840

SESSIONS SERVED

91st Legislative Session (2019-2020) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 44
Elected: 11/8/2016
Residence: Plymouth
Term of Office: 1/3/2017 to 1/5/2021
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: Small business owner
Party: Republican
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • E-12 Finance and Policy
  • Higher Education Finance and Policy (Chair)
  • Taxes

90th Legislative Session (2017-2018)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 44
Elected: 11/8/2016
Residence: Plymouth
Term of Office: 1/3/2017 to 1/5/2021
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: Small Business Owner, The Anderson Group.
Party: Republican
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • E-12 Finance
  • E-12 Policy
  • Higher Education Finance and Policy
  • Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
  • Taxes
Session Notes: His margin of victory over Deb Calvert was only 201 votes so an automatic recount occurred. After the recount he was declared the winner by 195 votes.
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