Kathleen Sgambati

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Kathleen Sgambati
Kathleen Sgambati.jpg
New Hampshire State Senate District 4
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Consultant
Kathleen Sgambati is a former Democratic member of the New Hampshire State Senate. She represented district 4 from 1998 to 2010. While in the senate, Sgambati served as the Deputy Majority Leader.

Sgambati has worked for the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services. She has also worked as Deputy Commissioner for Governor Jeanne Shaheen and Governor Steve Merril. She then worked as a manager for a Citizens' Health Initiative. She is currently a consultant.


Role in gambling debate

Sgambati has said that she is not comfortable with expanded gambling in New Hampshire[1], but put forward an amendment to legislation authorizing slot machines at several locations around the state provided that $50 million in revenues from the gambling licenses go to fund social service programs[2].



See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2010

Sgambati was eligible but did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Kathleen Sgambati won the election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 1 with 14,532 votes.

Sgambati raised $100,442 for her campaign.[3]

New Hampshire State Senate, District 4 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kathleen Sgambati (D) 14,532
Knytych (R) 12,486
Others 18

Campaign donors

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Kathleen Sgambati's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Fred Eyechaner $3,300
Kirk August Radke $3,300
Jay T. Snyder $3,300
New Hampshire Association of Realtors $2,000
Emily's List $2,000

Committee assignments

While in the New Hampshire State Senate, Sgambati served in the following committees:


Sgambati and her husband, Frank, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
New Hampshire State Senate District 4
Succeeded by
Jim Forsythe