Robert E. Hanson

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Robert E. Hanson
29th and 31st North Dakota State Treasurer
In office
1979–1980
1985–1992
Governor Arthur A. Link
George A. Sinner
Preceded by Walter Christensen
Succeeded by Kathi Gilmore
21st Tax Commissioner of North Dakota
In office
1993–1996
Governor Ed Schafer
Preceded by Heidi Heitkamp
Succeeded by Rick Clayburgh
Personal details
Born (1947-08-26)August 26, 1947
Jamestown, North Dakota
Died February 4, 2015(2015-02-04) (aged 67)
Fargo, North Dakota
Political party Democratic-NPL
Spouse(s) Dee Hanson
Children Kristen Hanson
Jason Austad
Jamie Austad
Parents Louis J Hanson
Kathlene A Hanson
Alma mater North Dakota State University
[1]

Robert E. Hanson (August 26, 1947 – February 4, 2015) was a North Dakota Democratic-NPL politician who served as the North Dakota State Treasurer[2] from 1979 to 1980 and from 1985 to 1992 and as North Dakota Tax Commissioner from 1993 to 1996.[1]

Background[edit]

Born in Jamestown, North Dakota, Hanson served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and then received his bachelor's degree from North Dakota State University. He died in Fargo, North Dakota.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Robert Hanson, former state official passes Feb 4". CSi News Now. February 6, 2015. Retrieved November 19, 2015. 
  2. ^ "STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA, ROBERT E. HANSON, STATE TREASURER OF NORTH DAKOTA, APPELLANTS V. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA". Department of Justice. Retrieved 30 January 2011. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Walter Christensen
North Dakota State Treasurer
1979–1980
Succeeded by
John S. Lesmeister
Preceded by
John S. Lesmeister
North Dakota State Treasurer
1985–1992
Succeeded by
Kathi Gilmore
Preceded by
Heidi Heitkamp
Tax Commissioner of North Dakota
1993–1996
Succeeded by
Rick Clayburgh