|Minnesota State Senate District 12|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
|Profession||Small Business Owner|
Koering graduated with his high school diploma and is a small business owner in addition to being a Senator.
Prior to leaving the senate, Koering was a member of these committees:
- Agriculture and Veterans
- Agriculture and Veterans Budget and Policy Division
- Capital Investment (Ranking Minority Member)
- Health, Housing and Family Security (Ranking Minority Member)
- Health And Human Services Budget Division
- Higher Education
- Higher Education Budget and Policy Division.
- See also: Minnesota State Senate elections, 2010
Koreing lost to challenger Paul Gazelka in the August 10 Republican primary by a margin of 3,752-2,857. Koering was seeking his third term. Gazelka faced Taylor Stevenson (D) and Steve Park (C) in the general election on November 2.
|Minnesota State Senate, District 12 (2006)|
|Paul Koering (R)||17,530||55.26%|
|Terry Sluss (DFL)||14,260||43.20%|
|Forest Wayne Hyatt (Write-In)||144||0.44%|
In 2006, Koering collected $54,752 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2006 were:
|Morrison County Republican Party||$2,000|
|Robert & Justine Haselow||$1,000|
|Minnesota Veterinary Medicine Association||$750|
|Minnesota Hospital Association||$600|
Koering represented Minnesota Senate District 12. District 12 includes the Fergus Falls Region.
Paul is single and resides in Fort Ripley, Minnesota.
- Paul Koering's official 2010 campaign website
- Paul Koering's official Minnesota State Senate website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1996
- Minnesota Public Radio votetracker profile
|Minnesota State Senate District 12
| Succeeded by|
Paul Gazelka (R)