D43 Candidates

Learn more about our D43 candidates and how to help them win in 2022.

Rep. Mary Adams

Mary is a wife, mom, grandma, realtor, golfer and Rotarian who believes all North Dakotans should be treated equally and fairly. Key values:

  • Supporting local small business
  • Growing our workforce
  • Expanding access to affordable healthcare & prescription drugs

Sen. JoNell Bakke

JoNell is a wife, mom, foster mom, grandma, and former teacher who believes that education is key to our state’s successful future. Key values:

  • Preventing domestic violence
  • Protecting senior citizens’ rights
  • Investing in public education & higher education

Rep. Zac Ista

Zac is a husband, new father and Grand Forks County Prosecutor who believes in fighting for working families and small businesses. Key values:

  • Expanding access to affordable children and parental family leave
  • Treating mental health and addiction
  • Supporting law enforcement and first responders