Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Elwood Thorpe

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Elwood Thorpe
EThorpe.jpg
North Dakota House Of Representatives District 5
Former member
Term in office began
1996
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Elwood Thorpe was a Democratic-NPL member of the North Dakota House of Representatives. He represented the 5th District from 1990-1994, and from 1996-2010.

Thorpe has retired from the auto business. He attended Wahpeton School of Science and Junior College.

Thorpe and his wife, Jean, have two children.[1]

Committee assignments

While a member of the North Dakota House of Representatives, Anderson served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

Thorpe did not seek re-election in 2010.

2006

On November 7, 2006, Thorpe won election by finishing 2nd out of 4 candidates for District 5 of the North Dakota House of Representatives.[2]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 5
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Elwood Thorpe (D-NPL) 2,413
Green check mark transparent.png Louis Pinkerton (D-NPL) 2,656
Mike Timm (R) 2,167
Roger Slotsve (R) 2,002

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Thorpe collected $4,375 in donations.[3]

These were the largest contributors in 2006.

Donor Amount
DISTRICT 5 DEMOCRATIC-NPL $500
NORTH DAKOTA ASSOCIATION OF RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES $400
NORTH DAKOTA HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS $400

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
-
North Dakota House Of Representatives District 5
1997–2010
Succeeded by
Scott Louser (R) Roger Brabandt (R)