Thaddeus Victor Jude (born December 13, 1951) is an American politician in the state of Minnesota. He served in the Minnesota House of Representatives and Minnesota Senate.
Jude was born in St. Cloud, Minnesota. He served in the United States Army Reserves. Jude went to the University of St. Thomas and William Mitchell College of Law.</ref> Jude was the youngest person elected to the Minnesota Legislature, elected at the age of 20 when he won election in 1972 and was sworn in at the age of 21 the following January. His father, Victor N. Jude also served in the House and Senate.
He serves as a judge on Minnesota's 10th Judicial District Court.