|New Hampshire House of Representatives Hillsborough 17|
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Nixon did not seek re-election to Hillsborough 17 in 2010.
On November 4, 2008, Nixon was elected by finishing second for the eight-seat Hillsborough District 17 of the New Hampshire House of Representatives receiving 4,228 votes behind Democrat Jane Beaulieu (4,735) and ahead of Democrat Ronald Boisvert (4,091), Republicans Irene Messier (4,053) and Connie Soucy (3,917), Democrats Roger Beauchamp (3,867), George Katsiantonis (3,848), Joel Winters (3,826) and Patrick Arnold (3,640), Republican Keith Murphy (3,595), Democrat David George (3,592), Republicans Carlos Gonzalez (3,530), Richard Marston (3,392), Tammy Simmons (3,053), Phil Greazzo (2,942), and Jerry Bergevin (2,807), Independent Paul Boisseau (1,142), Libertarian Rich Tomasso (711), and "Others" (41). 
Nixon raised $1,534 for his campaign.
While in the New Hampshire House of Representatives, Nixon served on the following committees:
Nixon raised $1,534 for the 2008 election.
His major contributors are listed below.
|David and Patricia Nixon||$784|
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|New Hampshire House of Representatives Hillsborough District 17
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