House 1961-62 (District 31); House 1963-72 (District 42); House 1973-78 (District 57B)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Alkabo High School, North Dakota; Secondary; Graduate, 1955Augsburg College; B.A.; History (Major), Political Science (Minor), Cum Laude, 1959University of Minnesota; Attended Graduate School; 1960Rutgers University, Eagleton Institute of Politics, New Jersey; Attended Graduate School; 1972
Two children: Julie and Karin (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Julie Ann Sabo
He was of Norwegian ancestry.He came to Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1955.He was a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.He served as President of the National Conference of State Legislatures and President of the National Legislative Conference. (Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress)He was appointed Commander of the Royal Norwegian Order of Merit on December 5, 2006, for his outstanding work for Norwegian-American relations over many years.He was the youngest legislator in the 62nd Legislative Session (Minneapolis Star, 1960).Religion provided by the Catholic Bulletin, 3/21/1975.