North Dakota State Senate Elections 2012

2012 North Dakota State Senate Elections

North Dakota State Senate Elections 2012 Majority Control

North Dakota State Senate
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
Democratic Party 12 Pending
Republican Party 35 Pending
Total 47 47

North Dakota State Senate Elections 2012 Incumbents Retiring

Name: Party: Current Office:
Dave Nething Republican North Dakota State Senate District 12
George Nodland Republican North Dakota State Senate District 36
Layton Freborg Republican North Dakota State Senate District 8
Ryan Taylor Democratic North Dakota State Senate District 7

North Dakota State Senate Elections Campaign Contributions

Year Number of Candidates Total Contributions
2010 42 $271,222
2008 19 $863,330
2006 50 $229,294
2004 43 $161,116
2002 51 $242,201

North Dakota State Senate Elections In 2010

Donor Amount
North Dakota Senate Democratic-NPL Caucus $26,750
North Dakota Association of Realtors $18,550
North Dakota Republican Senate Caucus $15,602
North Dakota Association of Telecommunications Cooperatives $13,000
Lignite Energy Council $12,500
DAK PAC $12,000
Boilermakers Local 647 $11,200
North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives $11,050
North Dakota Education Association $10,750
Marathon Oil $9,600

List of North Dakota State Senate Elections 2012 Members

2012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Lynn Jacobson 943 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • John Andrist 2,091 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Lynn Jacobson
  • (Republican Party) John Andrist (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 4

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • John M. Warner 1,097 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Daryl J. Lies 1,438 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) John M. Warner (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Daryl J. Lies

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 6

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • David Paul O'Connell 1,700 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Pamela Smith 2,435 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) David Paul O'Connell (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Pamela Smith

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 7

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Warren Emmer 883 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Nicole Poolman 2,329 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Warren Emmer
  • (Republican Party) Nicole Poolman (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 8

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Cole Uecker 1,171 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Howard C. Anderson Jr. 2,771 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Cole Uecker
  • (Republican Party) Howard C. Anderson Jr (Winner).

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 10

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Daryl Passa 1,142 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Joe Miller 2,002 (Winner)
  • Curtis Olafson 1,345

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Daryl Passa
  • (Republican Party) Joe Miller (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • John Grabinger 1,009 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Dwaine Heinrich 828
  • Bernie Satrom 1,069 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) John Grabinger (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Bernie Satrom

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 14

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates have filed for this district.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Jerry Klein 2,891 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Jerry Klein (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 16

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Tyler Axness 694 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • David Duff 912 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Tyler Axness (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) David Duff

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Connie Triplett 1,321 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • David Waterman 1,064 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Connie Triplett (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) David Waterman

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 19

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Julius M. Wangler 1,039 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Tom Campbell 1,287 (Winner)
  • Gerald Uglem 1,084

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Julius M. Wangler
  • (Republican Party) Tom Campbell (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 20

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Phil Murphy 1,478 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Melvin Erdmann (write-in) 205 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Phil Murphy (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Melvin Erdmann

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 22

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Jessica Arneson 1,114 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Gary A. Lee 2,049 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jessica Arneson
  • (Republican Party) Gary A. Lee (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 24

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Larry J. Robinson 1,814 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Keith E. Hovland 1,908 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Larry J. Robinson
  • (Republican Party) Keith E. Hovland (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 26

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Jim Dotzenrod 1,728 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • No candidates have filed for this district.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jim Dotzenrod (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 28

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Greg Brokaw 1,082 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Robert S. Erbele 3,056 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Greg Brokaw
  • (Republican Party) Robert S. Erbele (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 30

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Nancy Guy 954 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Ron Carlisle 2,106 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Nancy Guy
  • (Republican Party) Ron Carlisle (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 32

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Wanda Rose 980 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Dick Dever 1,925 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Wanda Rose
  • (Republican Party) Dick Dever (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 34

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Stacey J. Bendish 1,120 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Dwight Cook 2,124 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Stacey J. Bendish
  • (Republican Party) Dwight Cook (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 36

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Rich Brauhn 791 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Kelly Armstrong 2,121 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Rich Brauhn
  • (Republican Party) Kelly Armstrong (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 38

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Clarice Granzotto 613 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • David Hogue 1,707 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Clarice Granzotto
  • (Republican Party) David Hogue (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 40

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates have filed for this district.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Karen Krebsbach 196 (write-in) (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Karen Krebsbach (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 42

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Mac Schneider 766 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Ross Lien 808 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mac Schneider (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Ross Lien

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 44

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Rick Olek 1,591 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Tim Flakoll 1,756 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Rick Olek
  • (Republican Party) Tim Flakoll (Winner)

012 North Dakota State Senate Elections - District 46

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • George B. Sinner 1,275 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Jim Roers 1,954 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) George B. Sinner (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Jim Roers

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