|Maine State Senate District 29|
|January 8, 2013 - present|
|January 3, 2017|
|Years in position||0|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 8, 2016|
|Minnesota House of Representatives District 19A|
|Associate's||Willmar Technical College|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1970-1973|
|Birthday||March 12, 1950|
|Place of birth||Saint Paul, MN|
|Profession||Minnesota Air National Guard (retired)|
|Religion||Evangelical Free Christian|
Anderson serves in the Minnesota Air National Guard. He has previously worked as a Sales Manager for Centra Sota Cooperative, and served in the United States Navy.
Anderson is a member of the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce, Buffalo Community Outreach School, Celebration Community Church, Elk River Community Task Force, and the Governors Council for People with Disabilities.
He is widowed and has 5 children.
Anderson's website highlights the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt:"Protecting Private Property"
- Excerpt:"Veteran’s rights and benefits"
- Excerpt:"Limiting government spending (state and local government reform)"
- Excerpt:"Increasing government responsibility and accountability to constituents"
- Excerpt:"Creating a strong private sector economy"
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Anderson served on the following committees:
|Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• State and Local Government|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Anderson served on these committees:
|Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Agriculture and Rural Development|
|• State Government Finance|
|• Ways and Means|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Anderson served on these committees:
|Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Public Safety Policy and Oversight|
|• Rules and Legislative Administration|
|Minnesota State Senate, District 29, General Election, 2012|
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 19A (2010)|
|Barrett Chrissis (DFL)||6,436||37.12%|
|Bruce Anderson (R)||10,886||62.78%|
Bruce Anderson raised $20,868 for his campaign.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 19A (2008)|
|Bruce Anderson (R)||12,443||52.52%|
|Jim Bakula (DFL)||11,219||47.35%|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Anderson received $21,499 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.
|Minnesota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Bruce Anderson's campaign in 2010|
|House Republican Campaign Cmte Of Minnesota||$3,000|
|Anderson, Bruce D||$3,000|
|Campaign Fund Of Wright County Rep||$1,000|
|Minnesota Oncology Hematology||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$21,499|
Listed below are the three largest contributors to Bruce Anderson's 2008 campaign.
|Wright County Republican Party||$2,000|
|6th Congressional District Republican Party||$1,000|
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Bruce + Anderson + Minnesota + Legislature
- All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.
- Rep. O'Neill making her voice heard in St. Paul - Monticello Times
- Dems and Republicans differ on whether the session was a success - Star News
- Faithful celebrate same-sex marriage in service at Duluth church - Duluth News Tribune
- Coalition presses for highway improvements - Star News
- Looking Back: 1963 - Ground broken for Edgerton school - Worthington Daily Globe
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- Bruce Anderson's personal website
- Minnesota House of Representatives - Rep. Anderson
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2004, 2002, 1998, 1996
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Anderson
- ↑ "bruceandersonforsenate," Official Campaign Website
- ↑ Minnesota Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ Minnesota Secretary of State – 2010 General Election Results
- ↑ 2008 General Election Results
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on Anderson's 2008 campaign contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions
David Senjem (R)
|Minnesota State Senate District 29
| Succeeded by|
|Minnesota State House District 19A
| Succeeded by|
Clark Johnson (D)
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