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Bernard Anderson

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Bernard Anderson
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Nevada Assembly District 31
Former member
In office
1990-2010
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionTeacher (retired)
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Bernie Anderson (May 15, 1942-January 11, 2014[1]) was a Democratic member of the Nevada Assembly, representing District 31 from 1990 to 2010. He served as Speaker Pro Tempore. State term limits disqualified him from re-election in 2010.

Biography

Anderson earned his B.S. in Education from the University of Nevada, Reno, in 1971. His professional experience included working as a teacher. He served as a staff sergeant in the Nevada Army National Guard from 1960 to 1967.[2]

Committee assignments

While in the Nevada Assembly, Anderson served on the following committees:

Elections

2008

See also: Nevada State Assembly elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Anderson won re-election to the District 31 Seat in the Nevada Assembly, defeating opponents Ron Longtin and Jim Nord.[3]

Anderson raised $202,258 for his campaign.[4]

Nevada State Assembly, District 31 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Bernard Anderson (D) 9,850 67.59%
Ron Longtin 3,867 28.65%
Jim Nord 856 5.87%

Campaign donors

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Bernard Anderson's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
MGM Mirage $10,000
Associated General Contractors of Las Vegas $10,000
Cantor Gaming $7,500
Lynch Hopper & Salzano $5,000
Nevada State Education Association $5,000

Personal

Anderson and his wife, Clyda, had two children.[5]

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Preceded by
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Nevada State Assembly District 31
1990–2010
Succeeded by
Richard Daly (D)