|North Dakota State Senate District 12|
|1966 - 2012|
|President Pro Tempore, North Dakota State Senate|
|Majority Leader, North Dakota State Senate|
|Per diem||Up to $1,040/month for lodging|
|Elections and appointments|
|J.D.||University of North Dakota Law School|
Nething's professional experience consists of service within the United States Military where he was stationed in Korea and as a lawyer.
Dave Nething attended Jamestown College and later graduated from the University of North Dakota with his Juris Doctor degree.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nething served on these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nething served on these committees:
Nething did not run for re-election in 2012.
On November 4, 2008, Nething was re-elected to the 12th District Seat in the North Dakota State Senate, besting John Grabinger (D).  Nething raised $20,180 for his campaign, while Grabinger raised $18,455. 
|North Dakota Senate, District 12 (2008)|
|Dave Nething (R)||2,974|
|John Grabinger (D)||2,966|
In 2008, Nething collected $20,180 in donations.
These were the largest contributors.
|FAGERHOLT, ALLYN & MARION||$1,000|
|MED HEALTH PAC||$1,000|
|LIGNITE ENERGY COUNCIL||$1,000|
Dave Nething grew up in Jamestown, North Dakota and is currently married to Majorie Nething with three children.
- Biography from the North Dakota State Senate website
- Legislative profile Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2000
|North Dakota State Senate District 12
| Succeeded by|
John Grabinger (D)