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Kendall Van Dyk
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Montana State Senate District 25
Incumbent
In office
2011-Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits8 years in any 16-year period
Prior offices
Montana State House of Representatives
2007-2011
Education
Bachelor'sMontana State University, Bozeman, 2003
Personal
BirthdayMarch 21, 1980
Place of birthThree Forks, MT
ProfessionWestern Energy Coordinator, Trout Unlimited
ReligionNon Denominational Christian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Kendall Van Dyk (b. March 21, 1980) is a Democratic member of the Montana State Senate. He has represented District 25 since 2011.

Van Dyk previously served in the Montana House of Representatives from 2007-2011.

Van Dyk received his BA in political science at Montana State University, Bozeman in 2003.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Business, Labor, and Economic Affairs
Fish and Game
State Administration

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Van Dyk served on these committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Montana State Senate elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Van Dyk won election to the Montana State Senate, defeating Roy Brown by 4 votes after a recount.[1] He defeated Linda Wetzel in the June 8 primary by a margin of 1,208-332.

Montana State Senate, District 25 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kendall Van Dyk (D) 3,109
Roy Brown (R) 3,101

2008

On November 4, 2008 Kendall Van Dyk won the seat to the Montana House of Representatives for District 49, receiving 2,198 votes.

Van Dyk raised $15,313 for his campaign.[2]

Montana House of Representatives, District 49
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kendall Van Dyk (D) 2,279
Kassidy Olson (R) 1,286

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Dyk was up for re-election, he collected $147,822 in donations.[3]

No contributions to his campaign were over $1,000.

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Endorsements

Van Dyk has been highlighted as a "critical progressive candidate" by the People for the American Way.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Roy Brown
Montana Senate District 25
2011–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Montana State House District 49
2007–2011
Succeeded by
Mary McNally