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Bobby Joe Champion

Democratic-Farmer-Labor — Senator — District 59
Available Terms:
  • 2009-2010
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Bobby Joe Champion represents Senate District 59 in the Minnesota Senate, is a member of seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 442 bills.

2008 11073.56
2010 5015.13

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

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News and Blog Coverage

From prisons to parental leave: the issues likely to get a closer look during the Legislature's 2016 session

Each year, there are a few issues everyone knows will get the most attention at the Capitol. In odd-numbered years, it’s the state’s budget that takes most of lawmakers’ time. In even-numbered years, it’s the massive package of construction projects — better known as the bonding bill — that’s the ...

Four ways the Legislature could reform drug sentencing in Minnesota

Next year could be a turning point for drug reform efforts in Minnesota. Since the 1990s, the state has been cracking down on drug users and sellers, creating new and stricter penalties for controlled-substance crimes. As a result, Minnesota has relatively harsh drug penalties compared to other Midwestern states. And ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 159

    A Senate resolution recognizing the staff of Evergreen Park World Cultures Community School for its extraordinary support to students and family members during a time tragedy

  • SF 2121

    Family partnership facility construction appropriation

  • SF 2100

    Motorcycle owners medical payments insurance coverage requirement

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  • SF 2035

    Ramsey county transitional housing grant appropriation

  • SF 2034

    Ujamaa Place GED training program appropriation

  • SR 128

    A Senate resolution honoring Stevie Wonder for his contributions to music and his charitable works

Recent Votes

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HF 2958

Wardlow motion - Refuse to Adopt

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5441.0
•••No: 7758.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 2958

Wardlow motion - Refuse to Adopt

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5441.0
•••No: 7758.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 247

Davnie motion - Refuse to Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5844.0
•••No: 7255.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 247

Davnie motion - Refuse to Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5844.0
•••No: 7255.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 2958

Repassage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7154.0
•••No: 6045.0
•••Other: 00.0
HF 2958

Repassage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7154.0
•••No: 6045.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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