Tom Emmer represents Minnesota's 6th district in the US House of Representatives. He was elected in 2014, succeeding Michele Bachmann. Attorney, former Minnesota state legislator and gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer joins the Minnesota Faith & Freedom Coalition amidst a distinguished law career of over 20 years, during which time he grew his firm to over 20 employees. Tom was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2004 and re-elected with overwhelming majorities in 2006 and 2008. He represented the House District 19B in Wright County and served as the Deputy Minority leader in only his second term in office. He was the Minnesota GOP gubernatorial candidate in 2010.