Bob Herron

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Bob Herron
Member of the Alaska House of Representatives
from the 38th district
Assumed office
January 19, 2009
Preceded by Mary Nelson
Personal details
Born (1951-03-09) March 9, 1951 (age 64)
La Grande, Oregon
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Margaret
Children Buddy
Residence Bethel, Alaska
Military service
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Marine Corps
Rank Sergeant USMC-E5.svg

Bob Herron (born March 9, 1951) is a Democratic member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing the 38th District since 2008.[1] Before the beginning of the 26th Legislature in January 2008 Representative Herron, along with Democrats Rep. Reggie Joule and Rep. Bryce Edgmon, began caucusing with the Republicans in the House Majority Caucus. During the 2009 and 2010 legislative sessions, Representative Herron served as Co-Chair of the Community & Regional Affairs Committee, Co-Chair of the Health & Social Services Committee, and Vice-Chair of the Rules Committee. During the 2011 legislative session, Representative Herron began serving as the Chair of the Economic Development, Trade and Tourism Committee.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Herron has a wife: Margaret, three children: Buddy, Charles & Jalene, and three grand children. Bob Herron graduated from Lathrop High School in 1968.[3]


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