Bob Keenan

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Bob Keenan
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Montana State Senate, District 5
In office
January 5, 2015 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2019
Years in position 0
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limits2 terms (8 years)
Office website
Bob Keenan is a Republican member of the Montana State Senate, representing District 5. He was first elected to the chamber in 2014.

Keenan previously served in the Senate from 1999 to 2007, and the Montana House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999.


Keenan is a former President of the Montana State Senate. His professional experience includes co-owning Bigfork Inn with his wife.[1]

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Keenan served on the following committees:

Montana Committee Assignments, 2015
Health and Human Services
Education and Cultural Resources
Energy and Telecommunications
Finance and Claims, Vice Chair



See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Montana State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for major party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 10, 2014; minor party and independent candidates had until June 2, 2014, to file. Daniel King was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Bob Keenan was unopposed in the Republican primary. Keenan defeated King in the general election. Incumbent Verdell Jackson (R) did not seek re-election due to term limits.[2][3]

Montana State Senate, District 5 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBob Keenan 73.9% 5,129
     Democratic Daniel King 26.1% 1,809
Total Votes 6,938


See also: Montana gubernatorial and lieutenant gubernatorial election, 2012

Keenan sought the Republican nomination for Lieutenant Governor of Montana in 2012. He and his running mate, Corey Stapleton, finished second in the June 5th primary election behind Rick Hill and Jon Sonju.[4] finished second in the June 5th primary election.[5]


Keenan and his wife, Suzie, have five children.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Verdell Jackson (R)
Montana State Senate District 5
Succeeded by