Jim Pomeroy

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Jim Pomeroy
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North Dakota State Senate District 27
Former member
Term in office began
2007
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Senator
Jim Pomeroy (b. December 16, 1936) was a Democratic member of the North Dakota State Senate. Pomeroy joined the North Dakota State Senate in 2007. He served in that position representing the 27th district until 2010 when he chose not to run for re-election.

Pomeroy was on the staff at the Dakotas Area Program for United Methodist Church from 1968 to 1975. He then worked as District Superintendent for the Central District of the United Methodist Church from 1979 to 1984. He was also Senior Pastor for United Methodist Church from 1959 to 2002.

Pomeroy earned his BS in Divinity from North Dakota State University in 1958. He then received his MDiv from Drew Theological School at Drew University in 1961. He went on to earn his DMin from McCormick Theological School in 1980.

Committee assignments

While a member of the North Dakota State Senate, Pomeroy served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: North Dakota State Senate elections, 2010

Pomeroy did not seek re-election in 2010.

2006

On November 7, 2006, Pomeroy was elected to the 27th District Seat in the North Dakota State Senate, besting Richard Brown (R). [1] Pomeroy raised $1,800 for his campaign, while Brown raised $5,225. [2]

North Dakota Senate, District 27 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Pomeroy (D) 2,151
Richard Brown (R) 1,713

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Pomeroy collected $1,800 in donations.[3]

These were his contributors.

Donor Amount
NORTH DAKOTA SENATE DEMOCRATIC-NPL CAUCUS $1,000
DAK PAC $500
POMEROY, GLENN $300

Personal

Pomeroy and his wife Mavis have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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North Dakota State Senate District 27
2007–present
Succeeded by
Spencer Berry (R)