Linda Foster

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Linda Foster
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New Hampshire House of Representatives Hillsborough 4
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator

Linda Foster (b. February 8, 1943) is a former Democratic member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives. She represented the Hillsborough 4 District from 1992-2002 and 2004-2010. She was also the deputy speaker for the New Hampshire State House of Representatives.

Foster's professional experience includes candidate for New Hampshire House of Representatives, District 45 in 2002; teacher and homemaker.

Foster attended Simmons College and earned her B.S. from the University of Maine. She and her husband, Bernard Scott, have three children.[1]



See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2010

Foster did not seek re-election to Hillsborough 4 in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Foster was re-elected by finishing second out of four potential seats in the Hillsborough District 4 of the New Hampshire House of Representatives. Foster (3,893) was second only to Robert Mead (3,893). The rest of the candidates were William O'Brien (3,716), Frank Holden (3,686), William Condra (3,530), Jennifer Daler (3,512), Mary Beth Ayvazian (3,196), and Henry Mullaney (3,170).[2] Foster raised $600 for her campaign fund.

New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough District 4
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Mead (R) 3,893
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Foster (D) 3,868
Green check mark transparent.png William O'Brien (R) 3,716
Green check mark transparent.png Frank Holden (R) 3,686
William Condra (R) 3,530
Jennifer Daler (D) 3,512
Mary Beth Ayvazian (D) 3,196
Henry Mullaney (D) 3,170

Campaign donors


In 2008 Foster raised $600 in campaign donations. Her donors are listed below.[3]

Donor Amount
New Hampshire Medical Society $200
New Hampshire Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons $200
Demers Group $100
Agnes Vaugn $100

Committee assignments

While in the New Hampshire House of Representatives, Foster served on the following committees:

  • Subcommittee on Finance - Division III

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Political offices
Preceded by
New Hampshire House Hillsborough 4
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