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Gordon Bakken
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Candidate for
Kansas House of Representatives District 84
Place of birthDuluth, Minnesota
ReligionChristian Science
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Gordon Bakken was a 2012 Libertarian candidate for District 84 of the Kansas House of Representatives. He ran unsuccessfully for the same seat in the November 2, 2010, state legislative elections.

Bakken was a Libertarian candidate for District 83 of the Kansas House of Representatives. The primary election was on August 3, 2010 and the general election was on November 2, 2010.



See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Bakken ran in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 84 and was defeated by incumbent Gail Finney (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 84, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGail Finney Incumbent 72% 4,749
     Republican Dan Heflin 23.1% 1,522
     Libertarian Gordon Bakken 5% 329
Total Votes 6,600


See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Bakken's opponents in the November 2 general election were Democratic candidate Sean Amore and Republican candidate Jo Ann Pottorff. According to official results, Pottorff defeated Amore and Bakken with 6,242 votes; Amore received 1,801 votes and Monaghan received 507.[3]


Bakken and his wife Linda have three children.[4]

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