Senator Gen Olson serves in the Minnesota Senate. You can see a list of all state legislators from Minnesota.
|Birth year||1938 |
|Leadership positions||President Pro Tempore |
|Educational background||DEd, University of Minnesota, 1990|
BS, Education in Home Economics, University of Minnesota, 1959
Attended, Wheaton College, 1955-1956
|Entry into politics||1979 |
|Political history||President Pro Tempore, Minnesota State Senate, 2011-present|
Senator, Minnesota State Senate, 1992-present
Assistant Minority Leader, Minnesota State Senate, 1993-2004
Candidate, Minnesota Lieutenant Governor, 1998
Primary Candidate, United States Senate, 1994
Mayor, City of Minnetrista, 1981-1982
Councilmember, Council of Minnetrista, 1979-1980
|Project Vote Smart profile||http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3919 |
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