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|New Hampshire State House, Grafton 9|
|2000 - Present|
|December 1, 2012|
|Years in position||14|
|Base salary||$200/two-year term|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Master's||Harvard University, 1968|
|Place of birth||Plainfield, NJ|
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.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Benn has been appointed to these committees:
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)|
|Sharon Nordgren (R)||3,712|
|David Pierce (R)||3,687|
|Bernard Benn (R)||3,595|
|Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (R)||3,462|
|Arthur Stout (D)||1,496|
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).
Benn raised $3,250 for his campaign, against $500 by Nordgren.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton District 8|
|Sharon Nordgren (D)||5,656|
|David Pierce (D)||5,538|
|Bernard Benn (D)||5,481|
|Beatriz Pastor-Bodmer (D)||5,418|
Benn raised $3,250 funds for the 2008 election.
His major contributors are listed below.
|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|
Benn and his wife, Vivian Kogan, have two children; Anneka and Joshua.
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- ==External links==
- New Hampshire House of Representatives
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
|New Hampshire House of Representatives - Grafton 9 District
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