Martha Fuller Clark

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Martha Fuller Clark
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New Hampshire State Senate, District 21
Incumbent
In office
December 5, 2012 - present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$200/two-year term
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New Hampshire State Senate, District 24
2004 - 2010
New Hampshire House of Representatives
1990 - 2002
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Martha Fuller Clark is a Democratic member of the New Hampshire State Senate, representing District 21. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Clark served in the State Senate previously, representing District 24 from 2004 to 2010. Clark served in the New Hampshire House of Representatives from 1990 to 2002. During this time she served as Assistant Democratic Leader.

Clark was a candidate for the United States House of Representatives in New Hampshire's 1st congressional district in 2000 and 2002. She is a past Democratic liaison to the New Hampshire House of Representatives, and a former President Pro Tempore of the State Senate.

Biography

Clark attended New York University's Institute of Fine Arts, later earning her B.A. from Mills College in 1964, and her M.A. in Art History from Boston University in 1977. Her professional experience includes working as a teacher at the Metropolitan Museum of Art from 1964 to 1966, and Park School from 1968 to 1973; as an Educator for the University of New Hampshire from 1975 to 1977; and as an architectural historian and preservation consultant since 1979.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

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

Election history

2012

See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2012

Clark won election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 21.[1] Clark ran unopposed in the September 11th Democratic primary election and defeated Peter Macdonald (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New Hampshire State Senate, District 21, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMartha Fuller Clark 69.5% 19,740
     Republican Peter Macdonald 30.5% 8,674
Total Votes 28,414

2010

See also: New Hampshire State Senate elections, 2010

Clark ran for re-election to the 24th district seat in 2010. She faced no opposition in the September 14 primary but was defeated by Nancy Stiles in the general election took place on November 2, 2010.

New Hampshire State Senate, District 24 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Nancy Stiles (R) 11,594
Martha Clark (D) 11,056

2008

On November 4, 2008 Martha Clark won the election for New Hampshire State Senate, District 24 with 19,888 votes.

Clark raised $91,504 for her campaign.[4]

New Hampshire State Senate, District 24 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Martha Clark (D) 19,888
Callahan (R) 12,128
Others 10

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Martha Clark's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Martha Fuller Clark $6,500
Reinier Beeuwkes $5,000
Nancy Beeuwkes $5,000
Geoffrey E. Clark $5,000
Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire $2,000

Personal

Clark and her husband, Geoffrey, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New Hampshire State Senate District 21
2012-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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New Hampshire State Senate District 24
2004–2010
Succeeded by
Nancy Stiles