Louise Potter

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Louise Potter
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North Dakota House Of Representatives District 17
Former member
Term in office began
2002
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Louise Potter (b. February 19, 1950) was a Democratic-NPL member of the North Dakota House of Representatives. She represented the 17th District from 2002 to 2010.

Potter's political experience includes Grand Forks School Board, Grand Forks Board of Realtors, president and vice president of Grand Forks School Board. Potter's professional experience includes substitute teaching and being a realtor. She attended Southern Methodist University and earned her B.S. in Education from University of Colorado in 1973.

Potter and her husband, Thomas, have three children; Sara, Tom Jr., and Glenn.[1]

Committee assignments

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

Elections

2010

See also: North Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Potter lost her bid for re-election to one of two seats in District 17 of the North Dakota House of Representatives. Mark Sanford (R) and Mark Owens (R) won the November 2 general election.[2][3]

North Dakota State House, District 17
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Mark Sanford (R) 4,018
Green check mark transparent.png Mark Owens (R) 2,950
Louise Potter (D) 2,541
Bernell Bachmeier (D) 1,606

2006

On November 7, 2006, Potter won election by finishing 1st out of 4 candidates for District 17 of the North Dakota House of Representatives.[4]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 17
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Louise Potter (D-NPL) 2,645
Green check mark transparent.png Ken Svedjan (R) 2,452
Kristi Eickhof (R) 2,257
Cully Gause (D-NPL) 2,214

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Potter collected $10,775 in donations.[5]

These were the largest contributors in 2006.

Donor Amount
DAK PAC $3,000
NORTH DAKOTA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $2,900
DISTRICT 17 DEMOCRATS $1,000
VOELBEL, RICHARD $1,000
NORTH DAKOTA LIGNITE COUNCIL $500
THOMPSON, DAVID C $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Dakota House Of Representatives District 17
2002–2010
Succeeded by
Mark Sanford (R) Mark Owens (R)