Jessica Haak

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Jessica Haak
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North Dakota House of Representatives District 12
Incumbent
In office
December 1, 2012 - present
Term ends
December 1, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$162/day
Per diemUp to $1,569/month for lodging
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionMembership Director
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jessica Haak is a Democratic member of the North Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 12. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Haak earned her B.A. from Jamestown College. Her professional experience includes working as the membership director for North Dakota Farmers Union.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

North Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Finance and Taxation

Elections

2012

See also: North Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Haak ran in the 2012 election for North Dakota House District 12. Haak and incumbent Lyle Hanson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12. Kenneth Hall and Alex Looysen ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Haak and Looysen defeated Hanson and Hall in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 12 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJessica Haak 27.9% 2,981
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAlex Looysen 27.1% 2,902
     Democratic Lyle Hanson Incumbent 24% 2,568
     Republican Kenneth Hall 21% 2,242
Total Votes 10,693

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Haak is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Haak raised a total of $6,250 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 29, 2013.[4]

Jessica Haak's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 North Dakota State House, District 12 Won $6,250
Grand Total Raised $6,250

2012

Haak won election to the North Dakota State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Haak raised a total of $6,250.
North Dakota State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jessica Haak's campaign in 2012
Remboldt, Dean$1,250
House Democratic-NPL Caucus of North Dakota$1,200
North Dakota Education Association$1,000
North Dakota Public Employees Association$900
Boilermakers Local 647$850
Total Raised in 2012$6,250
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

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2013-2014

In 2013, the 63rd North Dakota Legislative Assembly was in session from January 8 to May 4. In 2014, the 63rd North Dakota Legislative Assembly did not hold a regular session.

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Personal

Haak currently resides in Jamestown, North Dakota.[1]

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