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Bob Coffin

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Bob Coffin
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Nevada State Senate Clark 10 District
Former member
Term in office began
1996
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Business Owner
Bob Coffin (b. October 7, 1942) is a former Democratic member of the Nevada State Senate. He represented the Clark 10 District from 1986 to 2010. State term limits disqualified him from re-election in 2010.

Coffin served in the Nevada State Assembly from 1982 to 1985. He then joined the Nevada State Senate in 1986. He has served in that position since, representing the Clark 10 District.

Coffin earned his BS in Accounting/Business Administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Coffin served in the United States Army Reserve in 1962. He was an International Observer in Nicaraguan Elections in 1990. He has worked for Bob Coffin Insurance since 1969. He has also been the owner of Bob Coffin Books from 1989 to the present.

Coffin and his wife, Mary, have three children.

Committee assignments

While in the Nevada State Senate, Coffin served on the following committees:

Elections

On November 7, 2006, Coffin won re-election to the Clark 10 District Seat in the Nevada State Senate unopposed.[1]

Nevada State Senate, Clark 10 District (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Bob Coffin (D) 9,152 100.0%


Campaign donors

In 2008, a year he was not up for re-election, Coffin collected $32,050 in donations.[2]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Newmont Mining $3,000
Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 525 $3,000
Nevada Energy $2,000
Jones Vargas $2,000
Nellis Cab $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Nevada Senate, Clark 10 District
1986–2010
Succeeded by
Ruben Kihuen