was a 2012 Republican
candidate who sought election to the U.S. House
to represent the 5th Congressional District
. Bernier was defeated by Andrew Roraback
in the Republican
primary on August 14, 2012.
Bernier was born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1975.
- 1997: Fordham University
- University of Maryland, Master's degree in International Security and Economic Policy
- Georgetown University, Master's degree in International Relations
- Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems, a program of The Fund for American Studies at Georgetown
- Jobs & Economy
- National Debt
- National Defense
- 2nd Amendment Right
- See also: Connecticut's 5th Congressional District elections, 2012
Bernier ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Connecticut's 5th District. Bernier sought the nomination on the Republican ticket. The signature filing deadline was June 12, 2012 with the primary taking place on August 14, 2012. Bernier was defeated by Andrew Roraback in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012.
|U.S. House, Connecticut District 5 Republican Primary, 2012
| Mark Greenberg
| Lisa Foley
| Justin Bernier
Bernier lives with his wife Jennie and their daughter Renée in Plainville, Connecticut.