|Candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly District 22
Previously, Pedersen served on the District Board of the Milwaukee Area Technical from 1995-2002 College.
He has been the owner of Pedersen Associates (insurance agency) since 1978.
Pedersen earned a B.A. in English/Journalism from the University of Wisconsin in 1975. 
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010
Pedersen ran in the 2010 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 22. Pedersen was defeated by Democratic incumbent Sandy Pasch in the general election on November 2, 2010. Pedersen was unopposed in the Republican primary election on September 14, 2010.
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 22 General Election (2010)|
|Sandy Pasch (D)||16,782|
|Paul Pedersen (R)||10,094|
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 22 Republican Primary (2010)|
|Paul Pedersen (R)||4,290||99.42%|
Pedersen's campaign slogan is "It's time we work together." His campaign website says that Pedersen's top priority is to get "people who want to work back to work." He does not support a sales or income tax increase, and feels that the problems will be solved with new ideas and not the "old politics." 
- Biography on Project Vote Smart
- Campaign website
- List of candidates certified for the November 2, 2010 general election in Wisconsin
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