Meet Regina Barr
Regina Barr has lived in Minnesota's 2nd Congressional District for more than 20 years. As a small-business owner and community leader, Regina successfully turned her passion for empowering women into the focus of her career.
She grew up the daughter of a single mother, who raised her and her three brothers while working as a waitress. Putting herself through college, Regina learned the value of hard work and a quality education, that allowed her to succeed in the corporate world, non-profit sector, and as a small business owner.
Recognized as an accomplished business leader who has managed multi-million-dollar projects and budgets, Regina is strong communicator and negotiator. She has a passion and discipline for making deals and getting results.
Winning the tough fights
Four years ago, she was a political newcomer who stepped up to run for state representative as a concerned citizen and problem solver. She won a race no one thought could be won.
Results for Minnesota
Working together with her colleagues on both sides of the aisle, she’s proud to have supported legislation to lower health care costs and expand plan choices, cut taxes for middle-class families, and invest in our schools. She brought a positive, solutions-driven approach to her work. She knows it doesn’t matter where an idea comes from, or who gets the credit, as long as it improves the lives of Minnesotans.