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Rep. Tim Walz (D-Minn.)

  • District: 1st District, South -- Rochester, Mankato
  • Residence: Mankato
  • Born: April 6, 1964; West Point, Neb.
  • Religion: Lutheran
  • Family: Wife, Gwen Walz; two children
  • Education: Chadron State College, B.S. 1989 (social science education); Minnesota State U., Mankato, M.S. 2001 (educational leadership); Saint Mary's U. of Minnesota, attending
  • Military Service: Neb. National Guard 1981-96; Minn. National Guard 1996-2005
  • Political Highlights: No previous office; U.S. House, 2007-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2006 (4th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Conservation, Energy & Forestry - Ranking Member; General Farm Commodities & Risk Management); Transportation & Infrastructure (Economic Development, Public Buildings & Emergency Management; Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials); Veterans' Affairs (Oversight & Investigations)
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State Information: 1st District, South -- Rochester, Mankato

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Tim Walz (D) 193,211 57.5%
Allen Quist (R) 142,164 42.3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 50% Mitt Romney: 48%
2008 Barack Obama: 51% John McCain: 47%




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