Representative Paul Thissen

Legislative District:

61B

Committees

Education Finance
Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance
Legacy Funding Finance

Representative Thissen earned his B.A. from Harvard University before continuing on the receive his law degree from the University of Chicago. He lives in Minneapolis. While in the legislature, he has focused on increasing access to health care for children, raising the minimum wage, and ensuring affordable public higher education. Paul’s family has lived in Minnesota since the 1860s, and he’s determined to make Minnesota open and accessible to everyone.