|New Hampshire State Senate, District 4|
|December 5, 2012 - Present|
|Years in position||2|
|Base salary||$200/two-year term|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Strafford 4|
|2008 - 2012|
Watters earned a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College, and a Ph.D. in English from Brown University. His professional experience includes working as a professor at the University of New Hampshire.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Watters served on the following committees:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Executive Departments and Administration|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Watters served on the following committee:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Fish and Game and Marine Resources|
Watters won election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 4. Watters ran unopposed in the September 11th Democratic primary election and defeated Phyllis Woods (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New Hampshire State Senate, District 4, General Election, 2012|
On November 2, 2010 Watters won re-election to the New Hampshire House of Representatives.
Watters advanced past the September 14 primary election. He faced incumbent Peter Schmidt (D), incumbent Brendon Browne (D), Christopher Buck (R), and Greg Vatistas (R) in the November 2 general election.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Strafford 4 general election (2010)|
|David Watters (D)||1,542|
|Peter Schmidt (D)||1,507|
|Brendon Browne (D)||1,419|
|Greg Vatistas (R)||964|
|Christopher Buck (R)||955|
On November 4, 2008, Watters finished second for the three-seat Strafford District 4 in New Hampshire receiving 2,566 votes, behind Democrats Peter Schmidt (2,624), and ahead of Democrat Brendon Browne (2,417) and Republican Matt Mayberry (1,624) and others (8).
Watters raised $1000 toward his campaign.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Strafford District 4|
|Peter Schmidt (D)||2,624|
|David Watters (D)||2,566|
|Brendon Browne (D)||2,417|
|Matt Mayberry (R)||1,624|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Watters was up for re-election, he did not collect any money in donations.
Watters is married and has one child.
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- Office website
- Campaign website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2010, 2008
Jim Forsythe (R)
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