New Hampshire State Senate Elections 2012

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections

New Hampshire State Senate Elections 2012 Majority Control

New Hampshire State Senate
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
Democratic Party 5 Pending
Republican Party 19 Pending
Total 24 24

New Hampshire State Senate Elections 2012 Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current Office
John Gallus Republican Senate District 1
Jim Forsythe Republican Senate District 4
Matthew Houde Democratic Senate District 5
Fenton Groen Republican Senate District 6
Raymond White Republican Senate District 9
Gary Lambert Republican Senate District 13
John Barnes Republican Senate District 17
Tom DeBlois Republican Senate District 18
Amanda Merrill Democratic Senate District 21

New Hampshire State Senate Elections Campaign Contributions

Year Number of Candidates Total Contributions
2010 54 $2,461,574
2008 54 $2,618,697
2006 52 $2,684,106
2004 56 $2,045,226
2002 68 $1,764,674

New Hampshire State Senate Elections In 2010

Donor Amount
New Hampshire Association of Realtors $36,300
Sanborn, Andy $35,623
Angerhofer, Peter $34,734
Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire $32,800
Forrester, Jeanie $30,150
New Hampshire Auto Dealers Association $25,850
Gallagher Callahan & Gartrell $24,200
Electrical Workers Local 2320 $22,500
Wendelboe, Fran $21,050
Tausch, Frederick W $20,000

List of New Hampshire State Senate Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 1

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Jeff Woodburn (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Frank Dumaine: 1,632
  • Debi Warner: 2,691 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Jeff Woodburn (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Debi Warner

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Robert C. Lamb, Jr. (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Jeanie Forrester (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Robert C. Lamb, Jr.
  • (Republican Party) Jeanie Forrester (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 3

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Jeffery Ballard (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Jeb Bradley (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Jeffery Ballard
  • (Republican Party) Jeb Bradley (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 4

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • David H. Watters (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Phyllis Woods (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • David H. Watters (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Phyllis Woods

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 5

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Sandy Harris: 1,224
  • David Pierce: 3,092 (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Cynthia Coolidge Howard: 618
  • Joe Osgood: 1,692 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Democratic Party (United States) David Pierce (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Joe Osgood

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 6

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Richard Leonard (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Sam Cataldo: 2,358 (Winner)
  • Dick Green: 2,153

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Richard Leonard
  • (Republican Party) Sam Cataldo (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 7

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Andrew J. Hosmer (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • William R. Grimm: 2,422
  • Joshua F. Youssef: 2,752 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Democratic Party (United States) Andrew J. Hosmer (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Joshua F. Youssef

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 8

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Ckristopher Wallenstein (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Bob Odell (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Ckristopher Wallenstein
  • (Republican Party) Bob Odell (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Lee C. Nyquist (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Ken Hawkins: 1,738
  • Michael F. Kenney: 634
  • Andy Sanborn: 3,732 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Lee C. Nyquist
  • (Republican Party) Andy Sanborn (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 10

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Molly Kelly (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Richard A. Foote (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Molly Kelly (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Richard A. Foote

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 11

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed for election.

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Peter Bragdon: 2,965 (Winner)
  • Daniel Dwyer: 1,854

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Peter Bragdon (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Peggy Gilmour (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Jim Luther (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Peggy Gilmour (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Jim Luther

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 13

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Bette R. Lasky (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Joseph F. Krasucki (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Bette R. Lasky (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Joseph F. Krasucki

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 14

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Katherine Messner (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Sharon M. Carson (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Katherine Messner
  • Republican Party Sharon M. Carson (Winner)
  • (Libertarian Party) Richard B. Kahn

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 15

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Sylvia B. Larsen (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Lydia Dube Harman (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Sylvia B. Larsen (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Lydia Dube Harman

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 16

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Kathleen M. Kelley (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • David Boutin (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Kathleen M. Kelley
  • (Republican Party) David Boutin (Winner)
  • (Libertarian Party ) Richard Tomasso

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 17

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Nancy R.B. Fraher (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Howard Pearl: 2,559
  • John Reagan: 2,689 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Democratic Party (United States) Nancy R.B. Fraher
  • (Republican Party) John Reagan (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Donna M. Soucy (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • J. Gail Barry (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Donna M. Soucy (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) J. Gail Barry
  • (Independent) Arthur J. Beaudry

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 19

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • R. Christopher Reisdorf (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Jim Rausch (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • R. Christopher Reisdorf
  • (Republican Party) Jim Rausch (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 20

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Lou D'Allesandro (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Phil Greazzo (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Democratic Party (United States) Lou D'Allesandro (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Phil Greazzo

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 21

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Martha Fuller Clark (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Peter Macdonald (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

Democratic Party (United States) Martha Fuller Clark (Winner)
(Republican Party) Peter Macdonald

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 22

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Victoria Czaia (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Chuck Morse (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Victoria Czaia
  • (Republican Party) Chuck Morse (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 23

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Carol E. Croteau (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Dennis F. Acton: 1,018
  • Russell Prescott: 3,415 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Carol E. Croteau
  • (Republican Party) Russell Prescott (Winner)

2012 New Hampshire State Senate Elections - District 24

(Democratic Party) September 11 Democratic Primary

  • Beverly Hollingworth (Winner)

(Republican Party) September 11 GOP Primary

  • Nancy F. Stiles (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Beverly Hollingworth
  • (Republican Party)Nancy F. Stiles (Winner)

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