Sylvia Gale

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Sylvia Gale
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New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough 28
Incumbent
In office
December 5, 2012 - present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$200/two-year term
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sylvia E. Gale is a Democratic member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, representing Hillsborough 28. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Gale served on the following committees:

New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary, Clerk

Elections

2014

See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of New Hampshire House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on September 9, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 13, 2014. Incumbent Sylvia Gale, incumbent Jan Schmidt and Thomas D. Woodward are unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Eric R. Eastman, Elizabeth Ferreira and Carl Seidel are unopposed in the Republican primary.[1]

2012

See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gale won election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough 28. Gale was unopposed in the September 11 primary and won election in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New Hampshire House of Representatives, Hillsborough 28, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSylvia Gale 16.7% 2,273
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAngeline Kopka 16.5% 2,241
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJan Schmidt 16.4% 2,231
     Republican Sean McGuinness Incumbent 16% 2,177
     Republican Kevin Avard Incumbent 15.9% 2,159
     Republican Carl Seidel Incumbent 15.3% 2,071
     Independent Eric Eastman 3.1% 424
Total Votes 13,576

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gale is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Gale raised a total of $0 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 6, 2013.[4]

Sylvia Gale's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Hampshire House, Hillsborough 28 Won $0
Grand Total Raised $0

2012

Gale won election to the New Hampshire House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gale raised a total of $0.
New Hampshire House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sylvia Gale's campaign in 2012
Total Raised in 2012$0
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

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2013-2014

In 2013, the 163rd New Hampshire General Court, first year, was in session from January 2 to July 1. In 2014, the 163rd New Hampshire General Court, second year, was in session from January 8 through June 13.

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