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|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Merrimack 11|
|2009 - 2012|
|Base salary||$200/two-year term|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Blankenbeker served on this committee:
- State-Federal Relations and Veterans Affairs, Vice Chair
Special election 2009
On April 24, 2009, New Hampshire Governor John Lynch nominated State Representative Tara Reardon to become the commissioner of the Department of Employment Security. The vacancy created by the appointment led to a special election, held in November of 2009. Blankenbeker won the special election by receiving 860 votes, defeating Democrat Jim MacKay, who received 838 votes. Blankenbeker was sworn into office on November 18, 2009.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Merrimack District 11|
|Lynne Blankenbeker (R)||860|
|Jim MacKay (D)||843|
Blankenbeker ran unsuccessfully for the New Hampshire House of Representatives in 2008. She ran for election from District 11 of Merrimack County, receiving 2,703 votes. Blankenbeker failed to win a seat in the 2008 election because District 11 has five seats, and Blankenbeker did not finish as one of the top five finishers in the election.
In 2010, a year in which Blankenbeker was up for re-election, he collected $1,814 in donations.
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- New Hampshire House of Representatives
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Lynne Blankenbeker for State Rep on Facebook
- New Hampshire Secretary of State, "2010 Primary Election Results," accessed May 16, 2014
- New Hampshire Secretary of State, "2010 General Election Results," accessed May 16, 2014
- New Hampshire Business Review Article on Lynch's nomination of Rep. Reardon
- New Hampshire House of Representatives official election results for 2009 special election
- New Hampshire Secretary of State, "State General Election Merrimack County- November 4, 2008," accessed May 15, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2010 campaign contributions," accessed June 17, 2014
Tara Reardon (D)
|New Hampshire House of Representatives Merrimack 11
| Succeeded by|
Steve Shurtleff (D)