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Senator Tony Lourey

Senator Tony Lourey

Senate District
(651) 296-029
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Health and Human Services Finance and Policy - Ranking Minority Member
Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
Health, Human Services and Housing
Higher Education and Workforce Development

Tony Lourey was elected to the Minnesota Senate in 2006 and re-elected in 2010 and 2012. He grew up in a politically active family and has been involved in public policy most of his career. Prior to election to the senate, Lourey served as a Kerrick Township supervisor for 9 years.

Lourey is a 1985 graduate of Askov High School in Askov, Minnesota. He received a B.A. in philosophy from the University of Minnesota and graduated in 2011 with a J.D. degree from William Mitchell College of Law, with a focus on labor law and public policy. Lourey has worked as a public policy consultant, assisting county and state governments in finding ways to finance their health and human services programs.

Lourey has also worked as a database and software designer. He and his wife Marlana Benzie-Lourey also own Oak Lake apple orchard and Oak Lake Farms.