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|Arizona State Senate District 4|
|January 10, 2011-January 6, 2012|
|Majority Leader, Arizona State Senate|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Term limits||Four consecutive terms|
|Arizona State House of Representatives|
|Bachelor's||Grand Canyon University|
|Master's||Thunderbird School of Global Management|
|Birthday||January 11, 1968|
|Place of birth||Oklahoma City, OK|
Bundgaard's political experience includes the following: Young Grand Old Party National Committee attendance, founding of the Northwest Valley Young Grand Old Party, campaign work for the McCain Campaign and for the Bush/Quayle Campaign, membership to the Maricopa County Grand Old Party, and work as a District 19 Committeeman. He served in the Arizona House of Representatives from 1994 to 1996. He then served in the Arizona State Senate from 1996 to 2002. He also ran for the United States House of Representatives in 2002 but failed to receive election.
Bundgaard earned his B.S. from Grand Canyon University. He then received his M.B.A. from Thunderbird School of Global Management. He also attended Arizona State University Graduate School.
Bundgaard has worked in the following positions: Director of Training Services for Manpower Temp Services, Vice President of JPMorgan Chase, Manager of The Gap, and Stock Broker for Dean Witter Reynolds, Incorporated. He is the founder of ProcureNetworks, Incorporated and works there today.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bundgaard served on these committees:
- Finance Committee, Arizona Senate, Vice Chair
- Rules Committee, Arizona Senate, Vice Chair
- Capital Review Committee, Arizona State Legislature
- See also: Arizona State Senate elections, 2010
Bundgaard ran in the 2010 election for Arizona State Senate District 4. He defeated Tony Bouie and Shawn Kohner in the August 24 primary election. He then defeated Sue Dolphin in the November 2 general election.
|Arizona State Senate, District 4 General Election (2010)|
|Scott Bundgaard (R)||68,202|
|Sue Dolphin (D)||31,500|
|Arizona State Senate, District 4 Republican Primary (2010)|
|Scott Bundgaard (R)||21,338|
|Shawn Kohner (R)||7,322|
|Tony Bouie (R)||6,893|
Bundgaard's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "We must revitalize Arizona's economy. To lay a stronger foundation for our economy, we must reform the public sector in order to revitalize the private sector."
- Excerpt: "We need to redirect tax dollars into the classroom in support of teachers and students."
- Excerpt: "Legal immigration to our country should be welcomed. However, as a nation founded upon the rule of law, our government should end policies that encourage illegal immigration. "
- Second Amendment
- Excerpt: "I am a Life Member of the NRA and I support the Second Amendment, because I believe that citizens have the right to keep and bear arms as a basic constitutional liberty."
- Excerpt: "Marriage should be between one man and one woman."
- Excerpt: "I am pro-life and have a voting record to prove it, as well as consistent endorsements from Arizona Right to Life"
- Irresponsible Government
- Excerpt: "When our government operates outside of its constitutionally recognized powers - such as the recent federal takeover of health care or the lack of action in securing our border - each state has the authority to protect itself."
In 2010, Bundgaard raised $53,699 in contributions.
His two largest contributors were:
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Bundgaard is single.
- Scott Bundgaard's campaign website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Project Vote Smart Legislative profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2010
- "Timing of the resignation of Scott Bundgaard," azcapitoltimes.com, January 9, 2012
- Arizona Secretary of State, "2010 Primary results," accessed December 20, 2013
- Arizona Secretary of State, "General election results," accessed December 13, 2013
- Scott Bundgaard's campaign website, About You
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
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