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|Name = Bud Nornes  
 
|Name = Bud Nornes  
 
|Profile picture = Nornes.JPG
 
|Profile picture = Nornes.JPG
|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives District 8A  
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|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives, District 8A  
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Tenure = 1997 - present
 
|Tenure = 1997 - present
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|Years leadership 5 =
 
|Years leadership 5 =
 
|Base salary = $31,140.90/year
 
|Base salary = $31,140.90/year
|Per diem = $86/day
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|Per diem = $66/day
 
|Pension =
 
|Pension =
 
|Last election = [[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|Last election = [[Minnesota State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Citations =
 
|Citations =
 
|Birthday = March 21, 1943
 
|Birthday = March 21, 1943
|Place of birth = Beltrami, MN
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|Place of birth = Beltrami, Minnesota
 
|Profession = Owner/Broadcaster, KJJK AM/FM Radio
 
|Profession = Owner/Broadcaster, KJJK AM/FM Radio
 
|Religion = Lutheran
 
|Religion = Lutheran
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|Campaign website =  
 
|Campaign website =  
 
|Personal website =
 
|Personal website =
}}{{tnr}}'''Bud Nornes''' (b. March 21, 1943) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 8A since 2013. He previously represented District 10A from 1997 to 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Bud Nornes''' (b. March 21, 1943) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 8A. He was first elected to the chamber in 1996.
  
Nornes is Owner and Broadcaster of KJJK AM/FM Radio.
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Prior to joining the House, he was a member of the Fergus Falls School Board from 1983 to 1996.
  
Prior to joining the House, he was a member of the Fergus Falls School Board from 1983-1996.
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==Biography==
 
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Nornes' professional experience includes owning and working as a broadcaster at KJJK AM/FM.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=13437 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Nornes]</ref>
Nornes is a member of the Chamber of Commerce, Ducks Unlimited, Elks, Kiwanis, Minnesota Broadcaster Association, National Association of Broadcasters, Pheasants Forever, and United Way.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=13437 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Nornes]</ref>
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He is married and has 3 children.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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{{Committee Assignments
 
{{Committee Assignments
 
|State = Minnesota
 
|State = Minnesota
|year = 2012
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|year = 2013
 
|Chamber = House of Representatives
 
|Chamber = House of Representatives
 
|Committee1 = Agriculture Policy
 
|Committee1 = Agriculture Policy
|Committee2 =
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|Committee2 = Education Policy
|Committee3 =
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|Committee3 = Higher Education Finance and Policy
|Committee4 =
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|Committee4 = Ways and Means
 
|Committee5 =
 
|Committee5 =
 
}}
 
}}
  
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nornes served on these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nornes served on the following committees:
* [[Capital Investment Committee, Minnesota House of Representatives|Capital Investment]]
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* [[Higher Education Policy and Finance Committee, Minnesota House of Representatives|Higher Education Policy and Finance]], Chair
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Rules and Legislative Administration Committee, Minnesota House of Representatives|Rules and Legislative Administration]]
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|Collapse= Yes
* [[Ways and Means Committee, Minnesota House of Representatives|Ways and Means]]
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|State = Minnesota
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Capital Investment  
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|Committee2 = Higher Education Policy and Finance  
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|Chair2 = Chair
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|Committee3 = Rules and Legislative Administration  
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|Committee4 = Ways and Means  
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nornes served on these committees:
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nornes served on the following committees:
*Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance and Policy Division (GOP Lead Higher Ed.)
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*Early Childhood Finance and Policy Division
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{{Committee Assignments
*Energy Finance and Policy Division
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|Collapse= Yes
* [[K-12 Education Policy and Oversight Committee, Minnesota House of Representatives|K-12 Education Policy and Oversight]]
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|State = Minnesota
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = K-12 Education Policy and Oversight  
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|Committee2 =
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
===2012===
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===2014===
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{{MN HD8A 2014}}
  
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===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
Nornes won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 8A. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 7 and defeated [[Chester Nettestad]] (D) in the general election on November 6.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'' "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
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Nornes won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 8A. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 7 and defeated [[Chester Nettestad]] (D) in the general election on November 6.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'', "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'', "Minnesota State Canvassing Report - State Primary - Tuesday, August 14, 2012," accessed April 23, 2014]</ref>
  
 
{{Election box 2012
 
{{Election box 2012
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Nornes won re-election to the District 10A Seat in 2010.  He had no primary opposition.  He defeated [[Richard Kagan]] (DFL) in the general election on [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.state.mn.us/ElecRslts.asp?M=LG&LD=A&R=ALLREPS Minnesota Secretary of State 2010 General Election Results]</ref>
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Nornes won re-election to the District 10A seat in 2010.  He had no primary opposition.  He defeated [[Richard Kagan]] (DFL) in the general election on [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/index.aspx?page=1570 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'', "2010 Election Results," accessed March 9, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Bud Nornes won election to the District 10A Seat in the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], defeating Greg Stumbo.
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On November 4, 2008, Nornes won election to the District 10A Seat in the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], defeating Greg Stumbo.
<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.state.mn.us/20081104/ElecRslts.asp?M=LG&LD=63B 2008 General Election Results]</ref>
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<ref>[http://minnesotaelectionresults.sos.state.mn.us/20081104/ElecRslts.asp?M=LG&LD=63B ''Minnesota Secretary of State'', "All Races by Legislative District," accessed April 23, 2014]</ref>
  
Bud Nornes raised $28,685 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110563 ''Follow the Money's report on Nornes' 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>
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Nornes raised $28,685 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110563 ''Follow the Money's report on Nornes' 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Nornes
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|Full name=Bud Nornes
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|year=1996
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|Editdate=July 1, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=2939 ''Follow the Money'', "Nornes, Bud." Retrieved July 1, 2013]</ref>
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|party=Republican
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|totalraised2012=20353
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota State House, District 8A]]
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|totalraised2010=19226
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|result2010=Won
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|office2010=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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|totalraised2008=28685
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|result2008=Won
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|office2008=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2008|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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|totalraised2006=19990
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|result2006=Won
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|office2006=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2006|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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|totalraised2004=23403
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|result2004=Won
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|office2004=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2004|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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|totalraised2002=19382
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|result2002=Won
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|office2002=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2002|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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|totalraised2000=10973
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|result2000=Won
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|office2000=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2000|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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|totalraised1998=18372
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|result1998=Won
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|office1998=[[Minnesota House of Representatives|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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|totalraised1996=33084
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|result1996=Won
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|office1996=[[Minnesota House of Representatives|Minnesota State House, District 10A]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
===2010===
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|name = Nornes
In 2010, Nornes received $19,226 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions]</ref>
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140655
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 20353
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Otter Tail County RPM
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|org3 = MTA PAC (f/k/a SITCO PAC)
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|org4 = IFO PAC Fund
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|org5 = Murdock, Mark A. House Dist. 10B Committee
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|orgamount1 = 3266
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|orgamount2 = 1500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
{{slp donor box 2010
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===2010===
|Chamber = Minnesota House of Representatives
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Nornes
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|full name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=129937
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|new = no
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|office = Minnesota House of Representatives
 
|party = Republican
 
|party = Republican
|total raised = $19,226
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|total raised = 19226
 
|org1 = Public Fund
 
|org1 = Public Fund
 
|org2 = Otter Tail County Republican Party
 
|org2 = Otter Tail County Republican Party
 
|org3 = Otter Trail County Rpm
 
|org3 = Otter Trail County Rpm
|org4 = Afscme Minnesota Council 5
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|org4 = AFSCME Minnesota Council 5
 
|org5 = Inter Faculty Organization
 
|org5 = Inter Faculty Organization
|orgdonor1 = $4,398
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|orgamount1 = 4398
|orgdonor2 = $1,000
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|orgamount2 = 1000
|orgdonor3 = $500
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|orgamount3 = 500
|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgamount4 = 500
|orgdonor5 = $500
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|orgamount5 = 500
 
|}}
 
|}}
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===2008===
 
===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Nornes
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110563
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 20353
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Otter Tail County Republican Party
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|org3 = Cossack, Stephan R.
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|org4 = Minnesota Dental Association
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|org5 = Minnesota Telecommunication Alliance
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|orgamount1 = 5463
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 250
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|orgamount5 = 250
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|}}
  
Listed below are the two largest contributors to Bud Nornes' 2008 campaign.
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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Nornes
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=82518
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 19990
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Inter Faculty Organization
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|org3 = Faegre & Benson
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|org4 = Otter Tail Republican Committee
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|org5 = Small Independent Telephone Companies
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|orgamount1 = 5095
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
{{legislative donor box}}
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===2004===
|-
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{{SLP donor box 2004
| [[Public financing of campaigns|Public Fund]]
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|name = Nornes
| align="right" | $5,463
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
|-
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=75329
| Otter Tail County Republican Party
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
| align="right" | $2,000
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 23403
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Otter Tail County Republicans
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|org3 = Freedom Club State PAC
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|org4 = Minnesota Dental Association
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|org5 = Minnesota Medical Association
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|orgamount1 = 5505
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|orgamount2 = 1500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 300
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|orgamount5 = 250
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|}}
  
|}
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===2002===
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{{SLP donor box 2002
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|name = Nornes
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=11201
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 19382
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Otter Tail County Republican
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|org3 = Minnesota People Committee
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|org4 = Minnesota Chiropractic Association
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|org5 = Minnesota Dental Association
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|orgamount1 = 4061
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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===2000===
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{{SLP donor box 2000
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|name = Nornes
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=59212
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 10973
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|org1 = Minnesota Medical Association
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|org2 = Douglas County Republican Committee
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|org3 = Education Minnesota
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|org4 = Carr, Theodore D.
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|org5 = Hoff, Paul
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|orgamount1 = 500
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 250
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|orgamount4 = 250
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|orgamount5 = 200
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|}}
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===1998===
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{{SLP donor box 1998
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|name = Nornes
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=36811
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|office= Minnesota House of representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 18372
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = District 10A Republicans
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|org3 = Douglas County Republicans
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|org4 = Minnesota Police & Peace Officers Association
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|org5 = Jobs Political Fund/MN Business Partnership
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|orgamount1 = 6187
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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===1996===
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{{SLP donor box 1996
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|name = Nornes
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|full Name = Bud Nornes
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=36434
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = yes
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 33084
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = District 10A Republican
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|org3 = Fargo Electronics, Inc.
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|org4 = Douglas County Republican
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|org5 = 43rd Senate District Republican
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|orgamount1 = 6734
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|orgamount2 = 3500
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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==Scorecards==
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===Taxpayers League of Minnesota===
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{{The Taxpayers League of Minnesota Writeup}}
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====2013====
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{{The Taxpayers League of Minnesota house scorecard 2013|name=Nornes|score=85|rank=47th}}
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====2012====
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{{The Taxpayers League of Minnesota house scorecard 2012|name=Nornes|score=43|rank=55th}}
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====2011====
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{{The Taxpayers League of Minnesota house scorecard 2011|name=Nornes|score=77|rank=31st}}
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==Personal==
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Nornes is married with three children.  He has been a member of the Chamber of Commerce, Ducks Unlimited, Elks, Kiwanis, Minnesota Broadcaster Association, National Association of Broadcasters, Pheasants Forever, and United Way.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Bud + Nornes + Minnesota + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Bud + Nornes + Minnesota + Legislature'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Bud+Nornes+Minnesota+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Bud Nornes News Feed}}
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
{{submit a leg link}}
*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?district=10A Minnesota House of Representatives - Rep. Bud Nornes]  
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*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=10467 Office website]
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*[http://openstates.org/mn/legislators/MNL000086/bud-nornes/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=13437 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=13437 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=13437 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=13437 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 20:46, 12 August 2014

Bud Nornes
Nornes.JPG
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 8A
Incumbent
In office
1997 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 17
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 5, 1996
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
OtherBrown Institute of Broadcasting
Personal
BirthdayMarch 21, 1943
Place of birthBeltrami, Minnesota
ProfessionOwner/Broadcaster, KJJK AM/FM Radio
ReligionLutheran
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bud Nornes (b. March 21, 1943) is a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 8A. He was first elected to the chamber in 1996.

Prior to joining the House, he was a member of the Fergus Falls School Board from 1983 to 1996.

Biography

Nornes' professional experience includes owning and working as a broadcaster at KJJK AM/FM.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture Policy
Education Policy
Higher Education Finance and Policy
Ways and Means

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nornes served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nornes served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Minnesota House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 12, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Jim Miltich was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Bud Nornes was unopposed in the Republican primary. Nornes defeated Miltich in the general election.[2][3][4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 8A General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBud Nornes Incumbent 64.7% 9,739
     Democratic Jim Miltich 35.2% 5,303
     Write-in Write-in 0.1% 14
Total Votes 15,056

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Nornes won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 8A. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 7 and defeated Chester Nettestad (D) in the general election on November 6.[5][6]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 8A, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBud Nornes Incumbent 62.8% 13,190
     Democratic Chester Nettestad 37.2% 7,800
Total Votes 20,990

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Nornes won re-election to the District 10A seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Richard Kagan (DFL) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[7]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 10A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Richard Kagan (DFL) 5,449 35.65%
Green check mark transparent.png Bud Nornes (R) 9,816 64.23%
Write-In 18 0.12%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Nornes won election to the District 10A Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Greg Stumbo. [8]

Nornes raised $28,685 for his campaign.[9]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 10A (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Bud Nornes (R) 11,212 55.49%
Greg Stumbo (DFL) 8,981 44.45%
Write-In 12 0.06%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Nornes is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Nornes raised a total of $193,468 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 1, 2013.[10]

Bud Nornes's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Minnesota State House, District 8A Won $20,353
2010 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $19,226
2008 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $28,685
2006 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $19,990
2004 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $23,403
2002 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $19,382
2000 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $10,973
1998 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $18,372
1996 Minnesota State House, District 10A Won $33,084
Grand Total Raised $193,468

2012

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $20,353.
Minnesota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bud Nornes's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$3,266
Otter Tail County RPM$1,500
MTA PAC (f/k/a SITCO PAC)$500
IFO PAC Fund$500
Murdock, Mark A. House Dist. 10B Committee$500
Total Raised in 2012$20,353
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $19,226.

2008

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $20,353.

2006

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $19,990.

2004

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $23,403.

2002

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $19,382.

2000

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $10,973.

1998

Nornes won re-election to the Minnesota House of representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $18,372.

1996

Nornes won election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 1996. During that election cycle, Nornes raised a total of $33,084.

Scorecards

Taxpayers League of Minnesota

The Taxpayers League of Minnesota, a Minnesota-based taxpayer advocacy organization, releases a legislative scorecard for the Minnesota House of Representatives and Minnesota State Senate once a year. The scorecard gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on tax issues and “their efforts to balance the state budget without a tax increase.” The organization also compiles a legislator’s individual "Lifetime Score."[11]

2013

Nornes received a score of 85% in the 2013 scorecard, ranking 47th out of all 134 Minnesota House of Representatives members.[12]

2012

Nornes received a score of 43% in the 2012 scorecard, ranking 55th out of all 134 Minnesota House of Representatives members.[13]

2011

Nornes received a score of 77% in the 2011 scorecard, ranking 31st out of all 134 Minnesota House of Representatives members. [14]

Personal

Nornes is married with three children. He has been a member of the Chamber of Commerce, Ducks Unlimited, Elks, Kiwanis, Minnesota Broadcaster Association, National Association of Broadcasters, Pheasants Forever, and United Way.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bill Hilty (DFL)
Minnesota State House District 8A
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Minnesota State House District 10A
1997–2013
Succeeded by
John Ward (DFL)