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Betsi DeVries
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New Hampshire State Senate District 18
Former member
Term in office began
2006
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Retired
Betsi DeVries is a former Democratic member of the New Hampshire State Senate. She represented district 18 from 2006 to 2010.

DeVries served in the New Hampshire State House of Representatives from 2004 to 2006. She has also served as Alderman for the City of Manchester from 2001 to the present.

DeVries was a Firefighter for the Manchester Fire Department from 1989 to 2001. She is now retired.

Elections

2010

See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2010

DeVries ran for re-election to the 18th district seat in 2010. She faced no opposition in the September 14 primary but was defeated by Tom DeBlois in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.

New Hampshire State Senate, District 18 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Tom DeBlois (R) 8,439
Betsi DeVries (D) 6,450

2008

On November 4, 2008 Betsi DeVries won the election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 18 with 12,512 votes.

DeVries raised $107,891 for her campaign.[1]

New Hampshire State Senate, District 18 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Betsi DeVries (D) 12,512
Kruse (R) 10,547
Others 19

Campaign donors

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Betsi DeVries' 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire $4,000
Betsi DeVries $2,500
New Hampshire Association of Realtors $2,500
Waste Management $2,500
Martha Fuller Clark $2,000

Committee assignments

While in the New Hampshire State Senate, DeVries served on the following committees:

Personal

DeVries is married to Walter Becht and has 2 stepchildren.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New Hampshire State Senate District 18
2006–2010
Succeeded by
Tom DeBlois