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Sam Dehne

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Sam Dehne
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Nevada, District 2
Bachelor'sUnited States Air Force Academy
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Air Force
ProfessionRetired Pilot
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Sam Dehne was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 2nd Congressional District of Nevada.


Sam Dehne graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1962. He spent five years flying B-52 bombers before he became a pilot with Pan American World Airways. He is retired and lives in Reno.[1]



See also: Nevada's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

Dehne ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Nevada's 2nd District. He lost to Samuel Koepnick in the Democratic primary.[2][3]

Primary results

Nevada's 2nd Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSamuel Koepnick 40.5% 8,865
Xiomara Rodriguez 33.8% 7,404
Sam Dehne 25.6% 5,604
Total Votes 21,873

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