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Thomas M Bakk

Democratic-Farmer-Labor — Senator — District 3
Available Terms:
  • 2009-2010
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Thomas M Bakk represents Senate District 3 in the Minnesota Senate, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 612 bills.

1996 3350.0
1998 3964.44
2000 4000.0
2002 30229.71
2006 13850.0
2008 -125.0
2010 26600.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    Capitol
    75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
    Room 232
    St. Paul, MN 55155-1606

Media

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News and Blog Coverage

Tom Bakk Has To Go

by Dave Mindeman I'll get myself into trouble here but then what else is new. This budget fiasco is another prime example of how Minnesota Democrats are so adept at shooting themselves in the foot. From the beginning, it seems, Gov. Dayton outlined a clear path of how he wanted ...

Why Those Commissioner Raises Are Good Public Policy

by Dave Mindeman When Republicans put out their charges and talking points, it is sometimes amazing to me how quickly Democrats get on the defensive and think they have to either agree with the GOP or offer an apologetic defense. The current case in point is the Commissioner pay raises. ...

Bakkstabbed

Office of the Governor Gov. Mark Dayton Et tu, Tom Bakk? Feelings of betrayal and distrust aren't uncommon in politics, though they usually stem from rifts with political and ideological rivals. But in a hastily scheduled press conference late Thursday, a stunned and visibly upset DFL Gov. Mark Dayton took ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SC 7

    A Senate concurrent resolution relating to adjournment of the Senate and House of Representatives until 2016

  • SR 185

    A Senate resolution relating to conduct of Senate business during the interim between Sessions

  • SC 6

    A Senate concurrent resolution relating to conference committee meetings

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  • SF 2163

    Minnesota Health Plan establishment

  • SR 150

    A Senate resolution honoring the life and work of Lynne Thomas

  • SF 2135

    Koochiching county road projects bond issue and appropriation

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