Ken Weyler

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Ken Weyler
Rockingham 8 District of the New Hampshire House of Representatives
incumbent
Assumed office
2010
Current term ends
December 1, 2012
Political party Republican
Website House website

Ken Weyler is a Republican member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives. He has represented the Rockingham 8 District since winning a special election in January 2010 to replace Don Van Patten.[1]

Weyler represented the New Hampshire House of Representatives, District Rockingham 8 from 1990-2008 and was a candidate in 2008. His political experiences also include assistant minority leader, New Hampshire State House of Representatives; and being a chair and member of the Kingston Planning Board.

Weyler's professional experiences include first officer, captain, and pilot of American Airlines; an officer pilot in the United States Air Force; and an officer of the United States Air Force Reserve.

Weyler earned his BS from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Weyler has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Weyler won election to the New Hampshire House of Representatives.

New Hampshire House of Representatives, Rockingham 7 general election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Norman Major (R) 4,931
Green check mark transparent.png David Welch (R) 4,622
Green check mark transparent.png Marie Sapienza (R) 4,562
Green check mark transparent.png John Sedensky (R) 4,512
Green check mark transparent.png Ken Weyler (R) 4,509
Green check mark transparent.png Regina Birdsell (R) 4,319
Green check mark transparent.png Jeffrey Oligny (R) 4,181
Melissa Lyons (D) 2,456
Carol Croteau (D) 2,332

2008

In January of 2010, Weyler won a special election. He had run and lost in 2008, finishing eighth out of eleven candidates for the seven-seat Rockingham District 8 of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, receiving 4,881 votes in the recount, down from 4,898.[2]


New Hampshire House of Representatives, Rockingham District 8
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Norman Major (R) 6,218
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Wells (R) 5,594
Green check mark transparent.png David Welch (R) 5,550
Green check mark transparent.png John Sedensky (R) 5,037
Green check mark transparent.png Don Van Patten (R) 4,881
Green check mark transparent.png John Flanders (R) 5,041
Green check mark transparent.png Melissa Lyons (D) 4,910
Ken Weyler (R) 4,881
Hurley (D) 4,432
Saren (D) 3,893
Others 29

Personal

Weyler and his wife, Carol, have three children; Elizabeth, Kenneth, and Donald.[3]

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Don Van Patten
New Hampshire House of Representatives Rockingham 8
January 2010-present
Succeeded by
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