Brian C. Berend

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Brian C. Berend
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Candidate for
Washington Commissioner of Insurance
Place of birthKing County, Washington
ProfessionInsurance agent
Campaign website
Brian Berend was an Independent candidate for Washington Commissioner of Insurance in the 2012 elections.



See also: Washington down ballot state executive elections, 2012

Berend ran for Washington Commissioner of Insurance in 2012. He faces incumbent Mike Kreidler, Scott Reilly (R) and John Adams (R) in the blanket primary on August 7.[1] Berend did not advance to the general election.[2]

Washington Insurance Commissioner, Primary, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Kreidler 54.9% 712,095
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn R. Adams 21.5% 279,052
     Republican Scott Reilly 18.6% 241,377
     Independent Brian C. Berend 5% 64,303
Total Votes 1,296,827
Election Results via Washington Secretary of State (dead link)'

Campaign themes

In announcing his campaign, Berend stated, “The entire purpose of the office is to regulate insurance. And my vision of the insurance commissioner’s office is to bring it back to the independent, executive position it was meant to be, focusing on, protecting and educating the people of this state about all kinds of insurance."[3]

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