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Russell Prescott

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Russell Prescott
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New Hampshire State Senate District 23
Incumbent
In office
2010 - Present
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$200/two-year term
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of South Florida
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Russell E. Prescott is a Republican member of the New Hampshire State Senate, representing District 23. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Prescott earned his B.S. from the University of South Florida. His professional experience includes working as co-owner and vice president of R.E. Prescott Company, and as a mechanical engineer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy and Natural Resources, Chair
Rules, Enrolled Bills and Internal Affairs

2011-2012

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Russell Prescott endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Election history

2012

See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012

Prescott won election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 23. Prescott defeated Dennis Acton in the September 11th Republican primary election and defeated Carol E. Croteau (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New Hampshire State Senate, District 23, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRussell Prescott Incumbent 53.5% 15,029
     Democratic Carol Croteau 46.5% 13,076
Total Votes 28,105
New Hampshire State Senate, District 23 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRussell Prescott Incumbent 77% 3,415
Dennis Acton 23% 1,018
Total Votes 4,433

2010

See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Prescott won election to the New Hampshire State Senate. He faced no opposition in the September 14 primary and defeated Margaret Hassan (D) in the general election.

New Hampshire State Senate, District 23 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Russell Prescott (R) 11,001
Margaret Hassan (D) 9,606

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Prescott is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Prescott raised a total of $318,260 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 19, 2013.[4]

Russell Prescott's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Hampshire Senate, District 23 Won $49,344
2010 New Hampshire Senate, District 23 Won $30,112
2008 New Hampshire Executive Council, District 3 Defeated $29,990
2006 New Hampshire Executive Council, District 3 Defeated $24,851
2004 New Hampshire Senate, District 23 Defeated $58,877
2002 New Hampshire Senate, District 23 Won $60,443
2000 New Hampshire Senate, District 19 Won $50,268
1998 New Hampshire Senate, District 19 Defeated $14,375
Grand Total Raised $318,260

2012

Prescott won re-election to the New Hampshire State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $49,344.

2010

Prescott won election to the New Hampshire State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $30,112.

2008

Prescott lost the election for the New Hampshire Executive Council in 2008. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $29,990.

2006

Prescott lost the election for the New Hampshire Executive Council in 2006. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $24,851.

2004

Prescott lost the election for the New Hampshire State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $58,877.

2002

Prescott won re-election to the New Hampshire State Senate in 2002. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $60,443.

2000

Prescott won election to the New Hampshire State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $50,268.

1998

Prescott lost the election for the New Hampshire State Senate in 1998. During that election cycle, Prescott raised a total of $14,375.

Personal

Prescott and his wife, Susan, have five children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Margaret Hassan (D)
New Hampshire State Senate District 23
2010–present
Succeeded by
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