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Bert Atkins

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Bert Atkins
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 75
Former member
In office
2009 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary35,915/year
Per diem98.40/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Associate'sFlorissant Valley Community College
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service4
Personal
Birthday04/19/1955
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bert Atkins (b. April 19, 1955) is a former Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 75 from 2009 to 2013.

Atkins earned his AA from Florissant Valley Community College. He served in the United States Air Force from 1973-1977 and has worked as a maintenance mechanic with the Boeing Company.

He is a member of Local Lodge 837B - International Association of Machinists, and Saint Andrew United Methodist Church.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Atkins served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Atkins served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Atkins is running for re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 68. Atkins was defeated by Keith English in the August 7 primary election.[2]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 68 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKeith English 53.2% 2,228
Bert Atkins Incumbent 36.6% 1,532
Todd Hoffman 10.2% 428
Total Votes 4,188

2010

On November 2, 2010, Atkins won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 75 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Bert Atkins (D) 6,864
Bryan Koen (R) 4,108

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bert Atkins ran unopposed for District 75 of the Missouri House of Representatives.[3]

Bert Atkins raised $41,816 for his campaign.[4]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 75
Candidates Votes Percent


Bert Atkins (D) 13,962 100.0%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Atkins was up for re-election, he collected $20,718 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Aerospace District Lodge 837 $1,300
Association Of Missouri Electric Cooperatives $1,000
Communications Workers District 6 $1,000
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562 $1,000

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Bert Atkins' 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
13th Democratic Senatorial District CMTE $6,500
77th Democratic Representative District CMTE $6,500
Citizens for Bruce Darrough $3,901
Florissant Democratic Club $3,250
78th Democratic Legislative District CMTE $3,250


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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 75
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Rochelle Walton Gray (D)