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Bernard Benn
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New Hampshire State House, Grafton 9
Incumbent
In office
2000 - Present
Term ends
December 1, 2012
Years in position 14
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$200/two-year term
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sPratt Institute
Master'sHarvard University, 1968
Personal
Birthday10/24/1942
Place of birthPlainfield, NJ
ProfessionArchitect
ReligionJewish
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bernard Benn (b. October 24, 1942) is a Democratic member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives. He has represented the Grafton 9 District since 2000.

Benn is an architect. His other professional experiences include member of the New Hampshire Democratic State Committee, chair of Hanover Democratic Town Committee, and a volunteer with the Peace Corps, Tunisia.

Benn earned his BA in architecture from Pratt Institute and MA in Harvard University.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Benn has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2012

Benn won re-election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 12. Benn advanced past the September 11 primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2010

See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Benn was re-elected to the New Hampshire House of Representatives.

New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 9 general election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sharon Nordgren (R) 3,712
Green check mark transparent.png David Pierce (R) 3,687
Green check mark transparent.png Bernard Benn (R) 3,595
Green check mark transparent.png Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (R) 3,462
Arthur Stout (D) 1,496

2008

On November 4, 2008, Benn won re-election by finishing third for the four-seat Grafton District 9 of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, receiving 5,481 votes behind Democrats Sharon Nordgren (5,656) and David Pierce (5,538) and ahead of Democrat Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (5,418) and "Others" (95).[3]

Benn raised $3,250 for his campaign, against $500 by Nordgren.[4]

New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton District 8
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sharon Nordgren (D) 5,656
Green check mark transparent.png David Pierce (D) 5,538
Green check mark transparent.png Bernard Benn (D) 5,481
Green check mark transparent.png Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (D) 5,418
Others 95

Campaign donors

2008

Benn raised $3,250 funds for the 2008 election.

His major contributors are listed below.[5]

Donor Amount
John and Mary Rassias $1,000
New Hampshire Medical Society $200
Katrina (Swett for Senate) Swett $200
New Hampshire Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons $200

Personal

Benn and his wife, Vivian Kogan, have two children; Anneka and Joshua.[6]

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