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Carlson, Joel D.

House 1985-86 (District 9A)

Party when first elected:  Independent Republican

Counties Served:  Clay

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 3/22/1960
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Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Moorhead
Occupation (when first elected): Construction, K and L Construction

EDUCATION

University of Minnesota; Attended College; Political Science

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Government: Moorhead, Minnesota (Legislative Liaison); [Dates Unknown]
State Legislative Staff: Minnesota House of Representatives (Legislative Assistant to the House Minority Leader, Before He Served); 19?? to 19??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Robin
Children:
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He ran unsuccessfully as the Independent Republican party endorsed candidate for the Minnesota House of Representatives in the 1986 and 1988 elections.

Total Days Served: 728

SESSIONS SERVED

74th Legislative Session (1985-1986)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 09A
Elected: 11/6/1984
Residence: Moorhead
Term of Office: 1/8/1985 to 1/5/1987
Counties Represented: Clay
Occupation: Construction, K and L Construction
Party: Independent Republican
Committees:
  • Appropriations
  • Appropriations: Human Services Division
  • Health and Human Services
  • Health and Human Services: Social Services
  • Local and Urban Affairs
  • Local and Urban Affairs: Metropolitan Affairs
  • Regulated Industries and Energy
  • Regulated Industries and Energy: Gaming
  • Rules and Legislative Administration
Ran in next election? Yes. Defeated in general election
No other information has been entered for this legislator.
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