Bob Lynn

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Bob Lynn
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Alaska House of Representatives District 23
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 26, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$50,400/year
Per diem$238 or $253/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2003
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mayor Pro Tempore, Moreno Valley, California
1984-1986
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Arizona, 1959
Master'sCalifornia State University Long Beach, 1962
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force, Vietnam
Years of service1951-1956
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 23, 1933
Place of birthLos Angeles, CA
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bob Lynn (b. February 23, 1933) is a Republican member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing District 23 since 2003.

Lynn has worked as an Associate Real Estate Broker with Prudential Vista/Century 21 Anchorage, Teacher in California and Alaska, and was a Major in the United States Air Force.

He served as Mayor Pro-Tem in Moreno Valley, California, was a member of the Riverside County Transit Association, and Councilman in Moreno Valley, California.

Lynn is a member of a number of organizations, including the Air Force Association, American Legion, AMVETS, Anchorage Community Concert Band, National Breast Cancer Coalition, National Rifle Association, and Vietnam Veterans of America.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lynn served on the following committees:

Alaska Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary, Vice-chair
State Affairs, Chair
Transportation
Armed Services

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lynn served on these committees:[2]

2009-2010

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

Issues

  • HB 5 - "An Act relating to certain investments of the Alaska permanent fund, the state's retirement systems, the State of Alaska Supplemental Annuity Plan, and the deferred compensation program for state employees in companies that do business in Sudan, and restricting those investments."
  • HB 6 - "An Act relating to proscribing certain sexual conduct or sexual activities as cruelty to animals."
  • HB 174 - "An Act relating to post-conviction DNA testing; and amending Rule 35.1, Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure."[3]

Elections

2012

See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lynn ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Alaska House of Representatives District 23. He ran unopposed in the August 28, 2012, Republican primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5] Lynn won re-election in the general election.[6]

Alaska House of Representatives, District 23, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBob Lynn Incumbent 62.7% 4,737
     Democratic Lupe Marroquin 37.1% 2,804
     Write-in Write-in 0.3% 19
Total Votes 7,560

2010

See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lynn won re-election to the 31st District Seat in 2010. He defeated Steve Pratt in the August 24 primary.[7] He then defeated Guadalupe Marroquin in the November 2 general election.[8]

Alaska House of Representatives District 31 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bob Lynn (R) 5,596
Guadalupe Marroquin (D) 2,642
Alaska House of Representatives, District 31 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bob Lynn (R) 2,336
Steve Pratt (R) 1,550

2008

In 2008 Lynn was re-elected to the Alaska House of Representatives District 30. Lynn (R) finished with 6,642 votes and was followed by Pamela Freeman (D) with 2,395 votes and Daniel Denardo (Alaskan Independence) with 276 votes.[9] Lynn raised $22,276 for her campaign fund.[10]

Alaska House of Representatives District 31
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bob Lynn (R) 6,642
Pamela Freeman (D) 2,395
Daniel Denardo (AI) 276

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Lynn raised $33,678 in contributions. [11]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alaska State Employees Association Local 52 $5,000
Nea-Alaska $2,000
Alaska Public Employees Local 71 $2,000
Alaska Laborers Local 341 $2,000
Laborers Local 942 $2,000

2008

In 2008 Lynn raised $22,276 for his campaign fund. Five of his top contributors are listed below.[12]

Contributor 2008 total
Int Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $2,000
AK Public Employees Assoc $2,000
AK State Employees Assoc Local 52 $2,000
AK Laborers Local 341 $2,000
Public Safety Employees Assoc $1,750

Personal

Lynn and his wife Marlene have six children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alaska House of Representatives District 23
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Alaska House of Representatives District 31
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Cathy Munoz (R)