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Alon Wieland
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North Dakota House of Representatives District 13
Incumbent
In office
2002-Present
Term ends
December 1, 2014
Years in position 12
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$152/day
Per diemUp to $1,351/month for lodging
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Commissioner, Cass County
1983-2003
Education
Bachelor'sNorth Dakota State University, 1958
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army Reserve
Personal
BirthdayApril 26, 1935
Place of birthUnderwood, ND
ReligionLutheran
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alon Wieland (b. April 26, 1935) is a Republican member of the North Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 13. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Biography

Wieland earned a B.A. from North Dakota State University in 1958. He was the owner and appraiser with A&M Appraisers from 1985 to 2005. Wieland was a Cass County Commissioner from 1983 to 2003. He served in the 311th General Hospital Reserves of the United States Army Reserve.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wieland served on the following committees:

  • Subcommittee on Human Resources (Appropriations)

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Wieland served on the following committee:

  • Subcommittee on Human Resources (Appropriations)

Elections

2010

See also: North Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Wieland won re-election to one of two seats in District 31 of the North Dakota House of Representatives. Wieland and fellow incumbent Kim Koppelman (R) defeated Mary C Tintes (D) and Michael Halverson (D) in the November 2 general election.[2][3]

North Dakota State House, District 13
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kim Koppelman (R) 3,652
Green check mark transparent.png Alon Wieland (R) 3,461
Mary C Tintes (D) 2,058
Michael Halverson (D) 1,941

2006

On November 7, 2006, Wieland won election by finishing 2nd out of 4 candidates for District 13 of the North Dakota House of Representatives.[4]

North Dakota House of Representatives, District 13
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Alon Wieland (R) 2,409
Green check mark transparent.png Kim Koppelman (R) 2,534
Jackie Brodshaug (D-NPL) 2,027
Zac Ista (D-NPL) 1,897

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Wieland received $5,425 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

North Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alon Wieland's campaign in 2010
North Dakota Association Of Realtors$1,000
Lignite Energy Council$1,000
Butler, Greg$500
North Dakota Petroleum Council$500
North Dakota Association Of Telecommunications Cooperatives$500
Total Raised in 2010 $5,425

2006

In 2006, Wieland collected $3,050 in donations.[6]

These were the largest contributors in 2006.

Donor Amount
NORTH DAKOTA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $1,000
NORTH DAKOTA LIGNITE COUNCIL $500
NORTH DAKOTA ASSOCIATION OF RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES $400

Personal

Wieland and his wife, Merle, have four children. They currently reside in West Fargo, North Dakota.

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North Dakota House Of Representatives District 13
2002–present
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