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Herron won re-election to the 38th District Seat in 2010.  He had no opposition in the August 24 primary election or the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/10PRIM/data/results.htm August 24, 2010 primary results]</ref>,<ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/10GENR/data/resultsOF.htm November 2, 2010 election results]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 19:05, 10 April 2011

Bob Herron
Alaska House of Representatives District 38
Incumbent
Assumed office
2009
Current term ends
January 24, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Bob Herron is a Democratic member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing the 38th District since 2009.

Herron is a Public Relations Director of the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation. He has previously served as City Manager in Bethel (1998-2005), Legislative Aide in the Office of Lyman Hoffman (1987-1994), and General Manager/Partner with Swanson's Theater/Bethel Cablevision.

Herron has owned and operated a number of businesses, including Bethel Drilling & Welding, Blue Sky Estates, Golden Eagle, Kisaralik Unlimited, and North Star Gas.[1]

Issue positions

Herron did not provide answers to the 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Commerce, Community and Economic Development
  • Subcommittee on Corrections
  • Subcommittee on Health and Social Services
  • Subcommittee on Law

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Herron served on these committees:

  • Subcommittee on Corrections
  • Subcommittee on Education and Early Development
  • Subcommittee on Health and Social Services
  • Subcommittee on Labor and Workforce Development

  • HB 110 - "An Act relating to the practice and licensing of psychologists."
  • HB 188 - "An Act relating to the taxation of moist snuff tobacco, and amending the definition of 'tobacco product' in provisions levying an excise tax on those products."[3]

Elections

2010

See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2010

Herron won re-election to the 38th District Seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the August 24 primary election or the November 2 general election.[4],[5]

2008

In 2008 Herron was re-elected to the Alaska House of Representatives District 38. Herron (D) ran unopposed and finished with 4,137 votes.[6] Herron raised $32,470 for his campaign fund.[7]

Alaska House of Representatives District 38
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bob Herron (D) 4,137

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Herron raised $32,470 for his campaign fund. Five of his top contributors are listed below.[8]

Contributor 2008 total
Robert E Herron $11,205
Greg Chapados $500
Gene Peltola $500
Mary K Hughes $500
AK State Hospital & Nursing Home Assoc $500

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Alaska State House District 38
2009–present
Succeeded by
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