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|Colorado State Senate District 11|
|2013 - Present|
|Years in position||1|
|Per diem||$45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||September 10, 2013|
|Term limits||8 years|
|Colorado Springs City Council|
|Bachelor's||University of Kansas|
|Years of service||1965 - 1980|
|Service branch||U.S. Air Force|
|Years of service||1980 - 1985|
|Place of birth||St. Petersburg, Florida|
Herpin served on the Colorado Springs City Council for five years.
Herpin earned his B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Kansas and his M.A. in Computer Resource Management from Webster University. His professional experience includes working as a defense contractor. He served in the United States Navy from 1965 to 1980 and the United States Air Force from 1980 to 1985.
Herpin won election for Colorado State Senate District 13 in the recall election against incumbent Sen. John Morse. He was selected by local Republican leaders on July 9. The election took pace on September 10.
|Shall John Morse be recalled from the office of State Senate, District 11?|
|Candidates nominated to succeed John Morse should he be recalled:|
|Bernie Herpin (R)||8,895||83.2%|
Herpin and his wife, Linda, have three children.
- Colorado State Senate
- Colorado Senate Committees
- Colorado State Senate District 11
- Colorado State Legislature
- John Morse recall, Colorado State Senate (2013)
- elpasoelections.com, "Election Summary Report - 2013 El Paso County Recall Election - Unofficial Results," accessed September 10, 2013
- "The Denver Channel," "Colorado senators elected in historic recall being sworn in," accessed October 3. 2013
- bernieherpin.com, "About Bernie Herpin," accessed July 10, 2013
- denverpost.com, "Sen. John Morse recall: GOP selects Bernie Herpin as nominee," July 9, 2013
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