Bennion L. Spencer
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Bennion L. Spencer is the Democratic nominee in the 2008 congressional elections for the 3rd Congressional District (map) of Utah. He is the Democratic nominee seeking to challenge for the open seat vacated by Rep. Chris Cannon (R-Utah) who lost in primary elections. He ran unopposed in primary elections which took place on June 24, 2008. 
Positions, record and controversies
Bennion has spent the past 25 years in journalism working as a reporter, producer, news director and general manager at stations in Texas and Utah. Bennion has taught college courses at several universities across the valley. 
Spencer is the Democratic nominee challenging for the seat vacated by Rep. Chris Cannon (R-Utah) in the 2008 congressional elections on June 24, 2008.  He ran unopposed in primary elections which took place on June 24, 2008. 
Money in politics
This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. For specific controversies, see this article's record and controversies section.
The following is drawn from government records of campaign contributions to Bennion L. Spencer. Campaign contributions are one of the most direct conduits for influencing members of Congress. How to use this information.
Campaign contribution data could not be found.
Committees and affiliations
Spencer will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
More background data
Spencer for Congress
12456 South Covey Lane
Riverton, UT 84065
Articles and resources
- 2008 U.S. congressional elections
- Portal:Utah and the U.S. Congress
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Michael Teitelbaum, " Utah GOP Rep. Cannon Defeated in Primary", CQ Politics, June 25, 2008
- ↑ Meet Bennion Spencer
- ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on Utah’s 3rd Congressional District
- 2008 Race Tracker page on Utah’s 3rd Congressional District
- Official Bennion L. Spencer for Congress Website