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|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough 35|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 5, 2013|
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough 26|
|2008 - 2012|
Silva previously served in the New Hampshire House of Representatives from 2008 to 2012.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Silva served on these committee:
Silva ran in a special election for New Hampshire House of Representatives Hillsborough District 35. The seat was vacant following Rep. Roland LaPlante (D)'s resignation due to his health. Silva was unopposed in the September 17 Republican primary and was defeated by Latha Mangipudi (D) in the special election, which took place on November 5.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough District 35, Special Election, 2013|
Silva ran for re-election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough 35. Silva advanced past the September 11 primary and was defeated in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough 35 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Peter Silva Incumbent||32.6%||344|
|Michael Reed Incumbent||21.8%||230|
On November 2, 2010, Silva was re-elected to the New Hampshire House of Representatives.
On November 4, 2008, Peter Silva won one of the 10 available seats to the New Hampshire House of Representatives, receiving 5,743 votes.
Silva raised $2,035 for his campaign.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough District 26|
|Peter Silva (R)||5,743|
|Angeline Kopka (D)||5,869|
|John Kelley (D)||5,793|
|Kimberly Shaw (D)||5,754|
|Michael O'Brien (D)||5,347|
|Brian Poznanski (D)||5,291|
|Pamela Price (R)||5,242|
|Joan Schulze (D)||5,222|
|Carolyn Lisle (D)||4,960|
|Roland LaPlante (D)||4,908|
|Robert Thompson (D)||4,748|
|Sue Murotake (R)||4,711|
|Stephen Palmer (R)||4,564|
|Roy Ferreira (R)||4,540|
|John Lisle (D)||4,285|
|Mary Allen (R)||4,180|
In 2010, a year in which Silva was up for re-election, he collected $2,358 in donations.
Silva raised $2,035 for the 2008 election.
His major contributors are listed below.
|House Representative VICT PAC||$250|
Silva and his wife, Pam, have four children.
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- Peter Silva's personal website
- New Hampshire House of Representatives
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008
- Peter Silva on Facebook
- Peter Silva on Twitter
- sos.nh.gov, "Official special election results"
- sos.nh.gov, "Official special election results," accessed November 19, 2013
- sos.nh.gov, "Special Election - Hillsborough District 35," accessed August 6, 2013
- nashua.patch.com, "Unofficial Results for Ward 8: Andrade by Three Votes," September 17, 2013
- nashuatelegraph.com, " Mangipudi wins special rep. race; five incumbents lose; Ward 3 alderman race to be recounted," November 5, 2013 (dead link)
- New Hampshire Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Results," accessed May 15, 2014
- New Hampshire Secretary of State, "2012 General Election Results," accessed May 15, 2014
- Follow the Money's report on Silva's 2008 campaign contributions
- Follow the Money, "2010 campaign contributions," accessed June 17, 2014
- Campaign contributors to Peter Silva
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Silva