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|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 10|
|2008 - present|
|December 3, 2014|
|Years in position||6|
|Base salary||$200/two-year term|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Brown University, 1964|
|Master's||The Johns Hopkins University, 1970|
Dartmouth College, 1985
|Profession||Population Information Analyst|
Townsend earned his M.A. in computer and information systems from Dartmouth College in 1985, M.A.T. in geomorphology from The Johns Hopkins University in 1970, and SCBA in physics from Brown University in 1964. His professional experience includes working as a population information analyst at Dartmouth-Hitchcock.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Townsend served on the following committees:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Science, Technology and Energy, Vice Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Townsend served on this committee:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Environment and Agriculture|
Townsend won re-election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 11. Townsend was unopposed in the September 11 primary and defeated Joseph A. Frazier (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 11, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Chuck Townsend Incumbent||57.4%||1,386|
On November 2, 2010 Townsend won re-election to the New Hampshire House of Representatives.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 10 general election (2010)|
|Paul Mirski (R)||1,741|
|Charles Sova (R)||1,701|
|Chuck Townsend (D)||1,629|
|Robert Hull (R)||1,592|
|Catherine Mulholland (D)||1,524|
|Suzanne Laliberte (D)||1,491|
On November 4, 2008, Townsend won election by finishing first for the three-seat Grafton 10 District of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, receiving 2,573 votes ahead of Democrats Suzanne Laliberte (2,465) and Catherine Mulholland (2,464), Republicans Paul Mirski (2,310), Charles Sova (2,172), and Robert Hull (2,048), and "Others" (8).
Follow the Money did not report any campaign contributions from Grafton 10.
|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Grafton 10, Recount|
|Chuck Townsend (D)||2,573|
|Suzanne Laliberte (D)||2,465|
|Catherine Mulholland (D)||2,464|
|Paul Mirski (R)||2,310|
|Charles Sova (R)||2,172|
|Robert Hull (R)||2,048|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Townsend was up for re-election, he did not collect any money in donations.
According to Follow the Money, Townsend raised no funds for the 2008 election.
Townsend and his wife, Jean, have five children.
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- Office website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008
- New Hampshire Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- New Hampshire Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Results
- New Hampshire House of Representatives official election results for 2008
- Follow the Money's report on Townsend's 2008 campaign contributions
- 2010 campaign contributions
- Campaign contributions to Chuck Townsend
|New Hampshire House of Representatives Grafton 11
| Succeeded by|
|New Hampshire House of Representatives Grafton 10
| Succeeded by|
Wendy Piper (D)