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Last updated 8:32 PM Mar 1, 2021

Rep. Brandon Ler

Representing HD 35
Sidney, Lambert, Savage

2021 is the first session Ler has served in the Legislature.

HD 35 election results

Last in-cycle for House election in 2020. House seats are elected every two years, Senate seats every four.

General election vote, 2020

Ran unopposed

Party primary vote, 2020

(R) BRANDON LER(R)53%47%
Won by 5% (144 votes)

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(D)(L)78%18%
Won by 61% (3,489 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 722 House floor votes involving bills:
87%With majority of House lawmakers
92%With majority of GOP caucus
62%With majority of Dem. caucus
Ler has been absent or excused for 0 votes.
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Bills sponsored

HB 278: Repeal naming and labeling provisions regarding political committee
From Brandon Ler (R)Bill text
First chamber
Tabled in committee
HB 336: Interstate cooperative meatpacking compact
First chamber
Out of committee
HB 372: Eliminate business equipment tax
First chamber
Tabled in committee
HB 433: Clarify position of brand for recording
First chamber
Passed second reading vote
HB 617: Revising assault laws
First chamber
Tabled in committee
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Committee assignments

  • House Judiciary
  • House Agriculture
  • House Education

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