|North Dakota State Senate District 29|
|December 1, 2014|
|Years in position||19|
|President Pro Tempore of the Senate|
|2013 - present|
|Per diem||Up to $1,351/month for lodging|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|North Dakota State House of Representatives|
|Bachelor's||Jamestown College, 1979|
|Birthday||March 28, 1957|
|Place of birth||Jamestown, ND|
Wanzek began his political career as treasurer for the Noonlake Township. Later, in 1992, he served as a representative for the North Dakota state House of Representatives until 1994. In 1994, Wanzek began serving on the North Dakota State Senate. In 2003, his service ended, but he was elected again in 2007.
Wanzek's professional experience includes farming, ranching, and conducting business.
Terry Wanzek earned his Bachelor's degree at Jamestown College in 1979 and later graduated from the Texas A&M University Executive Program for Agricultural Procedures.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Wanzek served on the following committees:
|North Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wanzek served on this committee:
|North Dakota Committee Assignments, 2011|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Wanzek served on these committees:
|North Dakota Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Industry, Business and Labor|
Wanzek was not opposed in the primary election on June 8, 2010.
|North Dakota Senate General Election, District 29 (2010)|
|Terry Wanzek (R)||3,493||64.97%|
|Richard Schlosser (D)||1,874||34.86%|
On November 7, 2006, Wanzek was re-elected to the 29th District Seat in the North Dakota State Senate, besting Dustin Lien (D).  Wanzek raised $4,050 for his campaign, while Lien raised $1,400. 
|North Dakota Senate, District 29 (2008)|
|Terry Wanzek (R)||2,735|
|Dustin Lien (D)||2,310|
In 2010, Wanzek received $9,325 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|North Dakota State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Terry Wanzek's campaign in 2010|
|North Dakota Association Of Realtors||$1,000|
|Lignite Energy Council||$1,000|
|North Dakota Association Of Telecommunications Cooperatives||$1,000|
|North Dakota Association Of Insurance & Financial Advisors||$750|
|North Dakota Petroleum Council||$750|
|Total Raised in 2010||$9,325|
In 2006, Wanzek collected $4,050 in donations.
These were the largest contributors.
|NORTH DAKOTA LIGNITE COUNCIL||$500|
|WANZEK, LEO & JANET||$500|
Terry Wanzek was born and raised in Jamestown, North Dakota on March 28, 1957. He is currently married to his wife Janice Wanzek with three children and is a professed Catholic.
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