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Merle Boucher

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Merle Boucher
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North Dakota House Of Representatives District 9
Former member
Term in office began
1991
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Merle Boucher (b. July 19, 1946) was a Democratic-NPL member of the North Dakota House of Representatives. He represented the 9th District from 1991-2010. Boucher is the minority leader for North Dakota State House of Representatives; and was a candidate for Governor in North Dakota in 2004.

Boucher is a farmer and consultant, and has been on the Children's Services Coordinating Committee since 1995. His professional experience also includes being an educator for 20 years and the Rolette Community Improvement, Incorporated.

Boucher earned his AA from North Dakota State University, Botineau in 1966 and B.S. from Mayville State University in 1970.

Boucher and his wife, Susan, have four children.[1]

Committee assignments

No standing committees.

Elections

2010

Boucher did not seek re-election in 2010.

2006

On November 7, 2006, Boucher won election by finishing 1st out of 2 candidates for District 9 of the North Dakota House of Representatives.[2]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 9
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Merle Boucher (D-NPL) 2,891
Green check mark transparent.png Tracy Boe (D-NPL) 2,959

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Boucher collected $1,775 in donations.[3]

These were the contributors in 2006.

Donor Amount
NORTH DAKOTA ASSOCIATION OF RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES $400
MEDCO HEALTH SOLUTIONS $300
ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF NORTH DAKOTA $300
NORTH DAKOTA EDUCATION ASSOCIATION $275
NORTH DAKOTA PUBLIC EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION $250
DAK PAC $250

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Dakota House Of Representatives District 9
1991–2010
Succeeded by
Tracy Boe (D) Marvin Nelson (D)