U.S. congresswoman representing Minnesota's 6th District, a post she has held since 2007. A supporter of the Tea Party movement and a founder of the House Tea Party Caucus, the Republican ran for president in 2011. She has decided not to seek re-election in 2014.
Minnesota 6th District
Minnesota senator 2000-05
Married, five children
Anoka High School (1974), Winona State (1978), O. W. Coburn School of Law (1979-86), Marshall-Wythe School of Law (1988)
In November 2011, she published her autobiography, "Core of Conviction."
2417 Rayburn HOB, Washington, DC 20515
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