Karen anderson

 North Dakota Legislative District 19 House of Representatives.

Representative Karen Anderson is a lifelong resident of Walsh County. She and her husband, Vance raised their children on the family farm west of Grafton. They also farmed, raising potatoes, sugar beets and wheat.  Her husband of 36 years passed away in 2017. In 2020, Karen remarried and lives with her husband Ron, in rural Grafton.




In the ND legislature Karen serves on the Human Services committee and the Transportation Committee. Karen also serves as a Walsh County Commissioner. She serves on the Northern Valley Human Service board, Tri-County Domestic Violence board, Law Enforcement Center board and the North Dakota County Commissioners Association.
As a volunteer, Karen is a board member of the Walsh County Veterans Memorial Foundation and Walsh County Farm Bureau. Karen is also a board member of the Pregnancy Help Center, the Walsh County Food Pantry and Concerned Women for America of North Dakota.

Karen is also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Grafton Assembly of God Church.


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Karen represents you in Bismarck

Karen has real world experience dealing with the issues that matter to us in District 19. As a Mom and active community member she understands that government isn’t the solution to every problem and in fact we are often better off when big government gets out of the way! 

republican platform

Karen is actively involved with the District 19 Republican Party and supports the North Dakota Republican platform.

The platform’s tenants include:

  • Individual Liberty and Right to Life
  • Personal Responsibility
  • Limited Government
  • Peace through Strength and the Rule of Law
  • Lower Taxes
  • Right to Bear Arms
  • Family integrity and American moral traditional policies to nurture strong families consisting of one man and one woman
  • Quality Education
  • Legislative Integrity


View the entire platform here


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