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|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 12|
|2000 - present|
|December 3, 2014|
|Years in position||13|
|Base salary||$200/two-year term|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Master's||Harvard University, 1968|
|Place of birth||Plainfield, NJ|
Benn earned his B.A. in architecture from Pratt Institute, and M.A. from Harvard University. His professional experience includes working as an architect.
Benn has been a member of the New Hampshire Democratic State Committee, chair of the Hanover Democratic Town Committee, and a volunteer with the Peace Corps in Tunisia.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Benn served on the following committees:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Finance - Division I, Vice Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Benn served on the following committee:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Finance - Division I|
Benn won re-election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 12. Benn advanced past the September 11 primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
On November 2, 2010 Benn was re-elected to the New Hampshire House of Representatives.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 9 general election (2010)|
|Sharon Nordgren (R)||3,712|
|David Pierce (R)||3,687|
|Bernard Benn (R)||3,595|
|Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (R)||3,462|
|Arthur Stout (D)||1,496|
On November 4, 2008, Benn won re-election by finishing third for the four-seat Grafton 9 District of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, receiving 5,481 votes behind Democrats Sharon Nordgren (5,656) and David Pierce (5,538) and ahead of Democrat Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (5,418) and "Others" (95).
Benn raised $3,250 for his campaign, against $500 by Nordgren.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 9|
|Sharon Nordgren (D)||5,656|
|David Pierce (D)||5,538|
|Bernard Benn (D)||5,481|
|Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (D)||5,418|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
Benn raised $3,250 funds for the 2008 election.
His major contributors are listed below.
|John and Mary Rassias||$1,000|
|New Hampshire Medical Society||$200|
|Katrina (Swett for Senate) Swett||$200|
|New Hampshire Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons||$200|
Benn and his wife, Vivian Kogan.
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- Griffin Votes Against Recommendation to Kill Casino Bill - Patch.com
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- Office website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
- ↑ New Hampshire Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- ↑ New Hampshire Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ New Hampshire House of Representatives official election results for 2008
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on Benn's 2008 campaign contributions
- ↑ Campaign contributors to Bernard Benn
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Benn