New Hampshire Senate

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New Hampshire State Senate
New Hampshire General Court
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Term limits
None
History
New session started
December 1, 2014
Leadership
President of the Senate
Chuck Morse (R)
since September 3, 2013
Majority Leader
Jeb Bradley (R)
since December 1, 2010
Minority Leader
Jeff Woodburn (D)
since December 1, 2014
Structure
Seats24
Senate_Diagram_State_of_New_Hampshire_2014.svg
Political groups

Governing party

Opposition

Length of term
2 years
AuthorityPart Second, New Hampshire Constitution
Salary$100/year
Elections
Last election
November 4, 2014
(24 seats)
Next election
November 8, 2016
(24 seats)
RedistrictingLegislative Control
Meeting place
New Hampshire State Senate.jpg
State Senate Chamber
New Hampshire State Capitol
Concord, New Hampshire
Website
gencourt.state.nh.us/Senate
 
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New Hampshire State Senate
New Hampshire General Court
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Term limits
None
History
New session started
December 1, 2014
Leadership
President of the Senate
Chuck Morse (R)
since September 3, 2013
Majority Leader
Jeb Bradley (R)
since December 1, 2010
Minority Leader
Jeff Woodburn (D)
since December 1, 2014
Structure
Seats24
Senate_Diagram_State_of_New_Hampshire_2014.svg
Political groups

Governing party

Opposition

Length of term
2 years
AuthorityPart Second, New Hampshire Constitution
Salary$100/year
Elections
Last election
November 4, 2014
(24 seats)
Next election
November 8, 2016
(24 seats)
RedistrictingLegislative Control
Meeting place
New Hampshire State Senate.jpg
State Senate Chamber
New Hampshire State Capitol
Concord, New Hampshire
Website
gencourt.state.nh.us/Senate

The New Hampshire Senate has been meeting since 1784. It is the upper house of the New Hampshire General Court. It consists of 24 members representing Senate districts based on population. Currently, there are 14 Republicans and 10 Democrats.

2014-2016 biennial session[edit]

Composition[edit]

AffiliationParty
(Shading indicates majority caucus)
Total
DemocraticRepublicanVacant
End of previous legislature1112231
Begin session 20141014240
Latest voting share41.7%58.3%

Leadership of the New Hampshire Senate[edit]

PositionNamePartyDistrict
President of the SenateChuck MorseRepublican22
Majority LeaderJeb BradleyRepublican3
Minority LeaderJeff WoodburnDemocratic1

Members of the New Hampshire Senate[edit]

DistrictRepresentativePartyResidenceFirst elected
1Jeff WoodburnDalton2012
2Jeanie ForresterMeredith2010
3Jeb BradleyWolfeboro2009
4David H. WattersDover2012
5David PierceEtna
6Sam CataldoFarmington
7Andrew HosmerLaconia
8Jerry LittleWeare2014
9Andy SanbornBedford2010
10Molly KellyKeene2006
11Gary L. DanielsMilford2014
12Kevin AvardNashua
13Bette LaskyNashua2012 (2008-2010)
14Sharon CarsonLondonderry2008
15Dan FeltesConcord2014
16David BoutinHooksett2010
17John ReaganDeerfield2012
18Donna SoucyManchester
19Regina BirdsellHampstead2014
20Lou D'AllesandroManchester1998
21Martha Fuller ClarkPortsmouth2012 (2004-2010)
22Chuck MorseSalem2010 (2002-2006)
23Russell PrescottKingston2010 (2000-2004)
24Nancy StilesHampton2010

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Coordinates: 43°12′28.6″N 71°32′09.6″W / 43.207944°N 71.536000°W / 43.207944; -71.536000