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<p align="justify">''Located in the New England region of the Northeast United States, New Hampshire has 10 counties and 234 cities and towns. Bordered by Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, Quebec and the Atlantic Ocean, New Hampshire was named after the Southern English county of Hampshire. New Hampshire is a “Dillon Rule” state, meaning that the state retains all powers not specifically granted to municipalities. Even so, the legislature strongly favors local control, particularly with regard to land use regulations. Currently, New Hampshire has two members of the U.S. Senate, two Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 400 members of the New Hampshire House of Representatives and 24 members of the New Hampshire State Senate.''</p></td></tr>
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<p align="justify">''Located in the New England region of the Northeastern United States, New Hampshire has 10 counties and 234 cities and towns. Bordered by [[Massachusetts]], [[Vermont]], [[Maine]], Quebec and the Atlantic Ocean, New Hampshire was named after the Southern English county of Hampshire. New Hampshire is a “Dillon Rule” state, meaning that the state retains all powers not specifically granted to municipalities. Even so, the [[New Hampshire State Legislature|legislature]] strongly favors local control, particularly with regard to land use regulations. <br><br>New Hampshire has two members of the [[United States congressional delegations from New Hampshire|U.S. Senate]], two members of the [[United States congressional delegations from New Hampshire|U.S. House of Representatives]], 400 members of the [[New Hampshire House of Representatives]] and 24 members of the [[New Hampshire State Senate]].''</p></td></tr>
 
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<td><center><br>• [[List of New Hampshire ballot measures|Statewide ballot measures]] <br><br><hr><br> [[File:Verified.png|20px]] ''[[Ballot Measure Scorecard, 2013]]''<br><br></center></td></tr></table></table></td></tr></table>
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<hr><center>[[New Hampshire school districts|Education in New Hampshire]] • [[List of school districts in New Hampshire]] • <br>[[New Hampshire school board elections, 2014]]
 
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Welcome to New Hampshire on Ballotpedia!


Located in the New England region of the Northeastern United States, New Hampshire has 10 counties and 234 cities and towns. Bordered by Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, Quebec and the Atlantic Ocean, New Hampshire was named after the Southern English county of Hampshire. New Hampshire is a “Dillon Rule” state, meaning that the state retains all powers not specifically granted to municipalities. Even so, the legislature strongly favors local control, particularly with regard to land use regulations.

New Hampshire has two members of the U.S. Senate, two members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 400 members of the New Hampshire House of Representatives and 24 members of the New Hampshire State Senate.

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National politics in New Hampshire


CongressLogo.png United States congressional delegation from New Hampshire



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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Jeanne Shaheen
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, New Hampshire 2009January 3, 2015 November 4, 2014Link
Kelly Ayotte
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, New Hampshire 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link


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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Annie Kuster
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Democratic PartyDistrict 2 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Carol Shea-Porter
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Democratic PartyDistrict 1 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link


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The Granite State
Capital:   Concord
Motto:   Live Free or Die
Population:   1.3 million
Area of state:   9,350 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1788
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