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Gen Olson

Senator Gen Olson serves in the Minnesota Senate. You can see a list of all state legislators from Minnesota.

GenderFemale
Birth year1938
PartyRepublican
District33
Leadership positionsPresident Pro Tempore
Educational backgroundDEd, University of Minnesota, 1990
BS, Education in Home Economics, University of Minnesota, 1959
Attended, Wheaton College, 1955-1956
Entry into politics1979
Political historyPresident 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 profilehttp://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3919

As noted in this project's root page, data are accurate as of February 2011.

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