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|Position = New Hampshire State Senate District 3
 
|Position = New Hampshire State Senate District 3
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Tenure = 2009 - Present
 
|Tenure = 2009 - Present
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|December 1, 2012]]
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|December 3, 2014]]
 
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|First elected = April 21, 2009
 
|First elected = April 21, 2009
 
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|Next election = [[New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Next election = November 4, 2014
 
|Prior office = United States House of Representatives, District 1
 
|Prior office = United States House of Representatives, District 1
 
|Prior office years = 2004 - 2006
 
|Prior office years = 2004 - 2006
|Prior office 2 = New Hampshire State House
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{{tnr}}'''Jeb Bradley''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Hampshire State Senate]], representing District 3 and currently serving as [[State Senate Majority Leader]].
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{{tnr}}'''Jeb Bradley''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New Hampshire State Senate]], representing District 3.  He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on April 21, 2009. He currently serves as [[State Senate Majority Leader]].
  
Bradley was on the Wolfeboro Budget Committee from 1989 to 1992.  He was also on the Wolfeboro Planning Board from 1986 to 1990.  He then served in the New Hampshire State House of Representatives from 1990 to 2002.  He served in the United States House of Representatives from 2004 to 2006 as wellHe was a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in 2006 and 2008 but wasn't elected.  He then won a special election to the New Hampshire State Senate on April 21, 2009.  He has served on the senate since, representing the 3rd district.
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Bradley served in the New Hampshire House of Representatives from 1990 to 2002.  He served in the [[United States House of Representatives]] from 2004 to 2006.  Bradley was a candidate for the United States House of Representatives in 2006 and 2008.
  
Bradley has been the owner of Evergrain Natural Foods since 1982.
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==Biography==
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Bradley earned his B.A. from Tufts University in 1974.  Bradley served on the Wolfeboro Budget Committee from 1989 to 1992.  He was also on the Wolfeboro Planning Board from 1986 to 1990.  His professional experience includes ownership of Evergrain Natural Foods since 1982.
  
Bradley earned his BA from Tufts University in 1974.
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==Issues==
 
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===Pension legislation===
==Policy positions==
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A 2011 proposal to cut benefits and require longer hours for new state employees earned Bradley significant blowback from public employee unions. Bradley's bill called for public employees to contribute an extra 2 percent of their wages to the state's retirement system, a cut to retirement benefits for new hires, and mandated extra hours for all employees. Though the plan, which passed the GOP-controlled legislature, was subsequently vetoed by [[Democratic]] [[Governor of New Hampshire|John Lynch]], [[Republican]] lawmakers shoehorned it into law by attaching it to the state budget bill.   
 
A 2011 proposal to cut benefits and require longer hours for new state employees earned Bradley significant blowback from public employee unions. Bradley's bill called for public employees to contribute an extra 2 percent of their wages to the state's retirement system, a cut to retirement benefits for new hires, and mandated extra hours for all employees. Though the plan, which passed the GOP-controlled legislature, was subsequently vetoed by [[Democratic]] [[Governor of New Hampshire|John Lynch]], [[Republican]] lawmakers shoehorned it into law by attaching it to the state budget bill.   
  
 
During a speech pitching his plan, Bradley said that his plan was "tough medicine" that would save the state, which faced a $4.7 billion budget deficit, about $700 million over the coming decades.<ref>[http://www.seacoastonline.com/articles/20110518-NEWS-105180378 ''Seacoastonline.com'', "Workers grill Sen. Bradley on N.H. pension reform," May 18, 2011.]</ref><ref>[http://www.stateline.org/live/details/story?contentId=582585 ''Stateline.org'', "States overhaul pensions but pass on 401(k)-style plans," June 21, 2011.]</ref>  
 
During a speech pitching his plan, Bradley said that his plan was "tough medicine" that would save the state, which faced a $4.7 billion budget deficit, about $700 million over the coming decades.<ref>[http://www.seacoastonline.com/articles/20110518-NEWS-105180378 ''Seacoastonline.com'', "Workers grill Sen. Bradley on N.H. pension reform," May 18, 2011.]</ref><ref>[http://www.stateline.org/live/details/story?contentId=582585 ''Stateline.org'', "States overhaul pensions but pass on 401(k)-style plans," June 21, 2011.]</ref>  
  
==Committee assignments==
 
* [[Energy, Environment and Economic Development Committee, New Hampshire State Senate|Energy, Environment and Economic Development]]
 
* [[Health and Human Services Committee, New Hampshire State Senate|Health and Human Services]], Chair
 
* [[Internal Affairs Committee, New Hampshire State Senate|Internal Affairs]]
 
* [[Ways and Means Committee, New Hampshire State Senate|Ways and Means]]
 
 
==Issues==
 
 
===Presidential preference===
 
===Presidential preference===
 
{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[http://www.newhampshire.com/article/20111201/NEWS0602/712019999 ''Union Leader,'' "John DiStaso's Granite Status: Leading Cain supporter Jack Kimball sticking with embattled candidate," December 1, 2011]</ref>
 
{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[http://www.newhampshire.com/article/20111201/NEWS0602/712019999 ''Union Leader,'' "John DiStaso's Granite Status: Leading Cain supporter Jack Kimball sticking with embattled candidate," December 1, 2011]</ref>
  
==Elections==
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Bradley served on the following committees:
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|Committee3 = Rules, Enrolled Bills and Internal Affairs
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==Election history==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Bradley is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012|New Hampshire State Senate]], District 3.  Bradley ran unopposed in the September 11th Republican primary election. [[Jeffery Ballard]] ran unopposed in the Democratic primary.  The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://politicalscoop.wmur.com/list-of-new-hampshire-2012-candidates New Hampshire Secretary of State "2012 Candidate List'']</ref><ref>[http://sos.nh.gov/2012PrimElectResults.aspx ''New Hampshire Secretary of State,'' Official Primary Results]</ref>
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Bradley won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012|New Hampshire State Senate]], District 3.  Bradley ran unopposed in the September 11th Republican primary election and defeated [[Jeffery Ballard]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://politicalscoop.wmur.com/list-of-new-hampshire-2012-candidates New Hampshire Secretary of State "2012 Candidate List'']</ref><ref>[http://sos.nh.gov/2012PrimElectResults.aspx ''New Hampshire Secretary of State,'' Official Primary Results]</ref>
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===2010===
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
In 2010, a year in which Bradley was up for re-election, he collected $139,005 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=NH&y=2010&f=S&so=O&p=1#sorttable 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
 
Bradley and his wife, Barbara, have four children.
 
Bradley and his wife, Barbara, have four children.
  
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*[http://www.jebforcongress.com/ Jeb Bradley's campaign website]
 
*[http://www.jebforcongress.com/ Jeb Bradley's campaign website]
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Jeb Bradley
Jeb Bradley.jpg
New Hampshire State Senate District 3
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$200/two-year term
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedApril 21, 2009
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
United States House of Representatives, District 1
2004 - 2006
New Hampshire House of Representatives
1990 - 2002
Education
Bachelor'sTufts University, 1974
Personal
Birthday10/20/1952
Place of birthRumford, ME
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionEpiscopal
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Jeb Bradley is a Republican member of the New Hampshire State Senate, representing District 3. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on April 21, 2009. He currently serves as State Senate Majority Leader.

Bradley served in the New Hampshire House of Representatives from 1990 to 2002. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 2004 to 2006. Bradley was a candidate for the United States House of Representatives in 2006 and 2008.

Biography

Bradley earned his B.A. from Tufts University in 1974. Bradley served on the Wolfeboro Budget Committee from 1989 to 1992. He was also on the Wolfeboro Planning Board from 1986 to 1990. His professional experience includes ownership of Evergrain Natural Foods since 1982.

Issues

Pension legislation

A 2011 proposal to cut benefits and require longer hours for new state employees earned Bradley significant blowback from public employee unions. Bradley's bill called for public employees to contribute an extra 2 percent of their wages to the state's retirement system, a cut to retirement benefits for new hires, and mandated extra hours for all employees. Though the plan, which passed the GOP-controlled legislature, was subsequently vetoed by Democratic John Lynch, Republican lawmakers shoehorned it into law by attaching it to the state budget bill.

During a speech pitching his plan, Bradley said that his plan was "tough medicine" that would save the state, which faced a $4.7 billion budget deficit, about $700 million over the coming decades.[1][2]

Presidential preference

2012

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

Jeb Bradley endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [3]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

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

Election history

2012

See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012

Bradley won election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 3. Bradley ran unopposed in the September 11th Republican primary election and defeated Jeffery Ballard (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

New Hampshire State Senate, District 3, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeb Bradley Incumbent 60.9% 18,152
     Democratic Jeffery Ballard 39.1% 11,650
Total Votes 29,802

2010

See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Bradley won election to the New Hampshire State Senate. He faced no opposition in the September 14 primary and defeated Beverly Woods in the general election.

New Hampshire State Senate, District 3 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jeb Bradley (R) 13,716
Beverly Woods (D) 7,405

2008

On April 21, 2009 Jeb Bradley won the special election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 3 with 5,996 votes.

New Hampshrie State Senate, District 3 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jeb Bradley (R) 5,996
Martin (D) 3,789

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bradley is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Bradley raised a total of $332,359 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 18, 2013.[6]

Jeb Bradley's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Hampshire Senate, District 3 Won $193,354
2010 New Hampshire Senate, District 3 Won $139,005
Grand Total Raised $332,359

2012

Bradley won re-election to the New Hampshire State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Bradley raised a total of $193,354.
New Hampshire State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jeb Bradley's campaign in 2012
Bradley, Helen J.$7,000
Amick, Robert M.$7,000
Amiek, Carol J.$5,000
Saubert, William M.$5,000
Legislative Solutions, LLC$4,000
Total Raised in 2012$193,354
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Bradley won re-election to the New Hampshire State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Bradley raised a total of $139,005.

Personal

Bradley and his wife, Barbara, have four children.

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