Blair Thoreson

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Blair Thoreson
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North Dakota House Of Representatives District 44
Incumbent
Assumed office
1998
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Profession Medical Writer, PRACS Institute
Website House site
Blair Thoreson (b. May 6, 1964) is a Republican member of the North Dakota House of Representatives. He has represented the 44th District since 1998.

Thoreson is a medical writer and he works for Microsoft. His professional experience also includes cetero research, operator services, working for asset management group, and owner of Three Lyons Pub.

Thoreson earned his BS from North Dakota State University and MM from University of Mary. He and his wife, Jennifer, have one child, Christian.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Thoreson has been appointed to the following committees:

  • Subcommittee on Government Operations (Appropriations), Chair

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Thoreson served on the following committee:

  • Subcommittee on Government Operations (Appropriations)

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Thoreson won election by finishing 1st out of 4 candidates for District 44 of the North Dakota House of Representatives.[2]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 44
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Blair Thoreson (R) 3,324
Green check mark transparent.png Donald Clark (R) 3,270
Bob Jansen (D-NPL) 3,070
Janice Benson Johnson (D-NPL) 2,947

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Thoreson collected $9,925 in donations.[3]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
URC $4,000
LIGNITE ENERGY COUNCIL $1,000
NORTH DAKOTA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $800
NORTH DAKOTA CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION $600
NORTH DAKOTA DENTAL ASSOCIATION $600
BOEHLER, SANDY $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Dakota House of Representatives - District 44
1998–present
Succeeded by
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