Brian is a strong family man, as shown here with his wife of 38 years on the day he was sworn in. They have 4 kids and 7 grandchildren.

Brian is a strong advocate for the disabled. Particularly the deaf and deaf/blind community as his oldest son is severely hard of hearing. As a disabled brian tumor survivor, Brian has compassion for the disabled community.

Brian is working hard to restore MN as a business friendly state. He's working to lower taxes and reduce the size of government.