Phillip Sterner

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Phillip Sterner
Minnesota House of Representatives District 37B
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic Farmer-Labor
Profession Owner/Insurance Agent, Insurance Agency
Phillip Sterner (b. May 18, 1960) was a Democratic-Farmer-Labor member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. He represented District 37B from 2009 to 2011. He was defeated in the 2010 general election.

Sterner earned his B.A. from Saint Thomas University.

He is owner of and works and an agent for an insurance agency.

Sterner is a member of the Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce, Cedar Corridor Transportation Improvement Group, and Capital Campaign Committee of the Minnesota Valley Humane Society. He is married and has five children.[1]

Committee assignments

Prior to leaving the house, he served on the following committees:



See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Sterner ran for re-election to the District 37B seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He was defeated by Kurt Bills (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]


On November 4, 2008, Phillip Sterner won election to the District 37B Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Judy Lindsay and Kurt Hansen. [3]

Phillip Sterner raised $33,548 for his campaign.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 37B (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Phillip Sterner (DFL) 12,668 51.77%
Judy Lindsay (R) 11,388 46.53%
Write-In 248 1.01%
Kurt Hansen 168 0.69%

Campaign donors

Listed below are the two largest contributors to Phillip Sterner's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $6,195
37th Senate District Democrat-Farmer-Labor $2,100

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Political offices
Preceded by
Minnesota State House District 37B
Succeeded by
Kurt Bills (R)