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Farnsworth, Robert

Senate 2023-Present (District 07)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Aitkin, Itasca, St. Louis

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth:
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Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Hibbing
Occupation (when first elected): Teacher, Real Estate Agent

EDUCATION

Chisholm High School; Secondary; 1996
University of St. Thomas; B.A.; History and social studies
Minnesota State University, Mankato; M.S.; Special education

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Agency: Minnesota Department of Corrections; [Dates Unknown]

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Jamie
Children: Four children: Hannah, Isaac, Abigail, and Samuel
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He grew up in Chisholm.

He was an unsuccessful candidate for House District 6A in 2016 and 2020.

Total Days Served: 469

SESSIONS SERVED

93rd Legislative Session (2023-2024)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 07
Elected: 11/8/2022
Residence: Hibbing
Term of Office: 1/3/2023 to 1/11/2027
Counties Represented: Aitkin, Itasca, St. Louis
Occupation: Teacher, Real Estate Agent
Party: Republican
Bills Authored: Chief Author     Author
Committees:
  • Education Finance
  • Higher Education
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