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}}{{tnr}}'''Bernie Anderson''' (b. May 15, 1942) was a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Nevada Assembly]]. He represented the 31st District from 1990 to 2010 serving as [[State House Speaker Pro Tempore|Speaker Pro Tempore]].  [[Term limits in the United States|State term limits]] disqualified him from re-election in 2010.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Bernie Anderson''' (May 15, 1942-January 11, 2014<ref>[http://www.kolotv.com/home/headlines/Washoe-County-Assemblyman-Dies--239690391.html ''kolotv.com'', "Assemblyman Bernie Anderson Dies at 71," January 11, 2014]</ref>) was a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Nevada Assembly]]. He represented the 31st District from 1990 to 2010 serving as [[State House Speaker Pro Tempore|Speaker Pro Tempore]].  [[Term limits in the United States|State term limits]] disqualified him from re-election in 2010.
  
Anderson earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Nevada, Reno, in 1971. He was staff sergeant in the Nevada Army National Guard from 1960 to 1967. He is a retired teacher. He and his wife, Clyda, have two children: Cairn and Natha.
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Anderson earned his B.S. in Education from the University of Nevada, Reno, in 1971. His professional experience included working as a teacher. He served as a staff sergeant in the Nevada Army National Guard from 1960 to 1967. He is a retired teacher.
  
 
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On November 4, 2008, Anderson won re-election to the District 31 Seat in the [[Nevada Assembly]], defeating opponents Ron Longtin and Jim Nord.
  
On November 4, 2008, Anderson won re-election to the District 31 Seat in the [[Nevada Assembly]], defeating opponents Ron Longtin and Jim Nord.<ref>[http://nvsos.gov/SOSelectionPages/results/2008StateWideGeneral/ElectionSummary.aspx Nevada Secretary of State - 2008 General Election Results]</ref>
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Anderson raised $202,258 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=104842 2008 ''Follow the Money's report on Bernard's 2008 campaign contributions'', accessed January 13, 2014]</ref>
 
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Anderson raised $202,258 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=104842 2008 ''Follow the Money's report on Bernard's 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>
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Anderson and his wife, Clyda, had two children.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 11:50, 13 January 2014

Bernard Anderson
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Nevada Assembly District 31
Former member
Term in office began
1990
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Teacher (retired)
Bernie Anderson (May 15, 1942-January 11, 2014[1]) was a Democratic member of the Nevada Assembly. He represented the 31st District from 1990 to 2010 serving as Speaker Pro Tempore. State term limits disqualified him from re-election in 2010.

Biography

Anderson earned his B.S. in Education from the University of Nevada, Reno, in 1971. His professional experience included working as a teacher. He served as a staff sergeant in the Nevada Army National Guard from 1960 to 1967. He is a retired teacher.

Committee assignments

While in the Nevada Assembly, Anderson served on the following committees:

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Anderson won re-election to the District 31 Seat in the Nevada Assembly, defeating opponents Ron Longtin and Jim Nord.

Anderson raised $202,258 for his campaign.[2]

Nevada State Assembly, District 31 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Bernard Anderson (D) 9,850 67.59%
Ron Longtin 3,867 28.65%
Jim Nord 856 5.87%

Campaign donors

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Bernard Anderson's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
MGM Mirage $10,000
Associated General Contractors of Las Vegas $10,000
Cantor Gaming $7,500
Lynch Hopper & Salzano $5,000
Nevada State Education Association $5,000

Personal

Anderson and his wife, Clyda, had two children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Nevada State Assembly District 31
1990–2010
Succeeded by
Richard Daly