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Legislative Retirements

Compiled by the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library

Current members who will not seek re-election to the Legislature in 2020

Legislative retirements at the end of the 2019-2020 biennium. See retirements from previous biennia 


LEGISLATOR BODY PARTY DISTRICT NOTES
Paul T. Anderson Senate R 44 Press Release - 2/14/2020
Hunter Cantrell House DFL 56A Star Tribune Morning Hot Dish - 11/12/2019
Lyndon Carlson House DFL 45A Session Daily - 12/11/2019
Richard Cohen Senate DFL 64 Campaign Website - 11/17/2019
Jack Considine House DFL 19B Mankato Free Press - 2/25/2020
Dan Fabian House R 1A Session Daily - 3/10/2020
Bob Gunther House R 23A MPR News- 12/19/2019
Scott Jensen Senate R 47 MinnPost - 7/26/2019
Carolyn Laine Senate DFL 41 Star Tribune Morning Hot Dish - 1/10/2020
Sandy Layman House R 5B Session Daily - 6/2/2020
Ben Lien House DFL 4A Press Release - 1/30/2020
Alice Mann House DFL 56B Star Tribune - 9/16/2019
Tim Mahoney House DFL 67A Kare 11 - 10/30/2019
Bud Nornes House R 8A Fergus Daily Journal - 1/27/2020
Linda Runbeck House R 38A Secretary of State Filings - 6/3/2020
Duane Sauke House DFL 25B Session Daily - 11/20/2019
Bob Vogel House R 20A Press Release - 2/4/2020
Jean Wagenius House DFL 63B Press Release - 11/12/2019

Legislative vacancies during the 2019-2020 biennium

LEGISLATOR BODY PARTY DISTRICT NOTES
Diane Loeffler House DFL 60A Minnesota DFL Rep. Diane Loeffler Dies of Cancer at 66. - Star Tribune, 11/17/2019.
Nick Zerwas House R 30A Session Daily - 11/25/2019

Current House member seeking Senate seat in 2020

LEGISLATOR BODY PARTY DISTRICT NOTES
Mary Kunesh-Podein House DFL 41B Star Tribune Morning Hot Dish - 1/14/2020

Current House member seeking another office in 2020

LEGISLATOR BODY PARTY DISTRICT OFFICE NOTES
Laurie Halverson House DFL 51B Dakota County Commissioner in district 3 Press Release - 4/27/2020