Ben Vig

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Ben Vig
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Former candidate for
North Dakota House of Representatives, District 23
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
North Dakota House of Representatives, District 23
2006-2010
Education
Associate'sBismark State College
Bachelor'sValley City State University
CandidateVerification
Ben Vig was a 2014 Democratic-NPL candidate for District 23 of the North Dakota House of Representatives.

He is a former Democratic-NPL member of the North Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 23 from 2006 to 2010.

Biography

Vig earned his A.A. and A.S. from Bismark State College and his B.S. from Valley City State University. He is a farmer.[1]

Committee assignments

While a member of the North Dakota House of Representatives, Anderson served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: North Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of North Dakota House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 10, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 7, 2014. Incumbent Don Vigesaa and incumbent William Devlin were unopposed in the Republican primary, while Austin Langley and Ben Vig were unopposed in the Democratic primary. Vigesaa and Devlin defeated Langley and Vig in the general election.[2][3][4]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 23, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Vigesaa Incumbent 30.6% 3,016
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Devlin Incumbent 27.3% 2,689
     Democratic Ben Vig 22.3% 2,199
     Democratic Austin Langley 19.7% 1,938
Total Votes 9,842


2010

See also: North Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Vig lost his bid for re-election to one of two seats in District 23 of the North Dakota House of Representatives. Incumbent Don Vigesaa (R) and William Devlin (R) won the November 2 general election.[5][6]

North Dakota State House, District 23
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Don Vigesaa (R) 2,771
Green check mark transparent.png William Devlin (R) 2,351
Ben Vig (D) 2,277
Erich Steven Longie (D) 1,612

2006

See also: North Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2006

On November 7, 2006, Vig won election by finishing 2nd out of 4 candidates for District 23 of the North Dakota House of Representatives.[7]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 23
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Ben Vig (D-NPL) 2,280
Green check mark transparent.png Don Vigesaa (R) 2,414
William (Bill) Devlin (R) 2,255
Edward R Brownshield (D-NPL) 2,001

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Vig collected $3,429 in donations.[8]

These were the largest contributors in 2006.

Donor Amount
DAK PAC $1,750
DISTRICT 23 DEMOCRATS $729
NORTH DAKOTA HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS $400

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Dakota House of Representatives District 23
2006–2010
Succeeded by
Don Vigesaa (R) William Devlin (R)