is a Democratic candidate
for Merrimack 11
of the New Hampshire House of Representatives
. The primary election
was on September 14, 2010 and the general election was on November 2
- See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2010
Patten advanced past the September 14 primary election. He faced incumbent Candace Bouchard (D), incumbent Robert Williams (D), incumbent Michael Bartlett (D), incumbent Lynne Blankenbeker (R), Jim MacKay (D), Jeff Newman (R), Frank Rosano (R), and Klee Dienes (R) in the November 2 general election.