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Pomeroy lost his re-election bid in 2010.

Rep. Earl Pomeroy (D-N.D.)

  • District: North Dakota -- At Large
  • Residence: Bismarck
  • Born: September 2, 1952; Valley City, N.D.
  • Religion: Presbyterian
  • Family: Wife, Mary Pomeroy; two children
  • Education: Valley City State U., attended 1970-71; U. of North Dakota, B.A. 1974 (political science); U. of Durham (United Kingdom), attended 1975 (legal history); U. of North Dakota, J.D. 1979
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: N.D. House, 1981-85; N.D. insurance commissioner, 1985-93; U.S. House, 1993-2011
  • Elected: Elected: 1992 (9th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Conservation, Credit, Energy & Research; General Farm Commodities & Risk Management); Ways & Means (Health; Social Security - Acting Chairman; Trade)
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State Information: North Dakota -- At Large

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Rick Berg (R) 129,802 54.7%
Earl Pomeroy (D) 106,542 44.9%
2008 general Earl Pomeroy (D) 194,577 62%
Duane Sand (R) 119,388 38%
2006 general Earl Pomeroy (D) 142,934 65.7%
Matt Mechtel (R) 74,687 34.3%
2004 general Earl Pomeroy (D) 185,130 59.6%
Duane Sand (R) 125,684 40.4%
2002 general Earl Pomeroy (D) 121,073 52.4%
Rick Clayburgh (R) 109,957 47.6%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 45% John McCain: 53%
2004 John Kerry: 35% George W. Bush: 63%
2000 Al Gore: 33% George W. Bush: 61%

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