Greg Jergeson

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Greg Jergeson
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Montana State Senate District 17
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 2, 2017
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Montana State Senate
1975 - 1981, 1987 - 2003
Education
High schoolChinook High School (1969)
Bachelor'sUniversity of Montana-Missoula (1974)
Personal
ProfessionRetired
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Greg Jergeson is a Democratic member of the Montana State Senate, representing District 17 since January 7, 2013.

Jergeson previously served in the Senate from 1975-1981 and from 1987-2003; in 1993, he was the majority leader. He served two terms on the Montana Public Service Commission, serving his last six years as chairman. Jergeson operated his family's farm before assuming the position of Director of Grants and Business-Industrial Linkages at the Montana State University-Northern Foundation in 1995; he served until his election to the Public Service Commission. [1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy and Telecommunications
Public Health, Welfare and Safety
Rules
Taxation

Elections

2012

See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2012

Jergeson won election in the 2012 election for Montana State Senate, District 17. Jergeson ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Don Richman (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Montana State Senate, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Jergeson 53% 3,823
     Republican Don Richman 47% 3,391
Total Votes 7,214

Campaign donors

2012

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Personal

Jergeson and his wife, Barb, have been married since August 1981. They have two grown daughters.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Craig Tilleman (R)
Montana State Senate District 17
2013–present
Succeeded by
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