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Sen. Koenen of Clara City, Minn., named DFL caucus whip


ST. PAUL — Sen. Lyle Koenen will serve as the Majority Caucus Whip when he returns to the Capitol in January.

Koenen, a DFL’er from Clara City who was elected this fall to represent Senate District 17, was recently named to the leadership role by Senate majority Leader-designate Tom Bakk.

“Senator Koenen will bring needed stability in what is often a chaotic scene at the Capitol,” said Bakk.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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