Senate District 31 includes most of Anoka County. It also includes parts of Isanti and Sherburne counties.
It includes the following cities, townships, (and city precincts):
Andover (Precinct 6), Athens Township, Bethel, Bradford Township, Columbus Township, Ham Lake, Linwood Township, Livonia Township, East Bethel, Nowthen, Oak Grove, Spencer Brook Township, Stanford Township, Saint Francis, Zimmerman
SD31 provides organizational support to local, state and national Democratic candidates. Creates and sustains interest in the Democratic Farmer Labor Party in our area. Fosters and promotes understanding of the issues and ideals of the DFL party. Provides a vehicle for participation in the Democratic process in our area.
SD31 Monthly Business Meeting
This is the monthly meeting for the members of the Senate District 31 Central Committee and other DFLers who want to know what’s going on in our area. This includes Precinct Chairs and anyone newly elected!
We meet at 7:00 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of every month, in the meeting room of Hidden Haven Restaurant and Bar.
20520 NE Polk St.
Cedar, MN 55011
Those who arrive early are encouraged to have an open discussion forum and to order food before the meeting starts at 7:00pm.
SD31 Party Leadership
Chair – Tom Paulson
1st Vice Chair, 8th District – Judith Schaubach
2nd Vice Chair, 6th District – Zarina Baber
Outreach Officer – Michael Schroeder
Secretary – Jim Hunter
Treasurer – Frank Scouten
State Central Committee Members –
- Tom Paulson
- Judy Schaubach
- Zarina Baber
- Gary Oman
Anoka County DFL Delegates –
- Dorothea Lidinsky
- Scott Thompson
The following candidates are running for seats in Senate District 31 during 2020.
Calendar of Upcoming Events
Mar 26 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven CANCELLED
Apr 4 – SD 31 DFL Convention CANCELLED – replaced by online voting
Apr 23 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven in East Bethel tentative
Apr 25 – State DFL will email ballots to SD31 Convention delegates and alternates
May 2-3 – CD 8 DFL Convention Hinkley Grand Casino in Hinkley
May 4 – Deadline for completing online ballots for SD31 Convention
May 9 – CD 6 DFL Convention Apollo High School in St Cloud 1:00 Registration
May 28 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven in East Bethel
May 30-31 – State DFL Convention Mayo Civic Center in Rochester
Jun 25 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven in East Bethel
Jul 23 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven in East Bethel
Aug 13 – Minnesota State Primary Election
Aug 27 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven in East Bethel
Sep 24 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven in East Bethel
Oct 22 – SD 31 DFL Business Meeting 7:00 pm Hidden Haven in East Bethel
Nov 3 – General Election