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|New Hampshire House of Representatives, Rockingham 4|
|2010 - 2013|
|Base salary||$200/two-year term|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tremblay served on the following committees:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Children and Family Law|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Tremblay served on this committee:
|New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Petitions for Redress and Grievances, Clerk|
Tremblay won re-election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire House of Representatives, Rockingham 4. Tremblay advanced past the September 11 primary and won re-election in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
On November 2, 2010 Tremblay won election to the New Hampshire House of Representatives.
Whittemore advanced past the September 14 primary election. She faced incumbent Alfred Baldasaro (R), incumbent Robert Introne (R), incumbent Sherman Packard (R), incumbent Betsy McKinney (R), incumbent James Headd, incumbent Karen Hutchinson, Kevin Kennedy (D), Sean Marden (D), David Howard (D), Ralph Giangregorio (D), Frances Gehling (D), Jerry Conner (D), David Lundgren (R), Lisa Whittemore (D), and Daniel Tamburello (R) in the November 2 general election.
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Tremblay ran for election, she collected $252 in donations.
Response to Boston Marathon bombing
Following the bombing at the Boston Marathon in April 2013, Tremblay left a comment on the Facebook page of conservative radio host Glenn Beck, arguing that it was "a Black Ops 'terrorist' attack" conducted by the U.S. government. Officials from both the New Hampshire Democratic and Republican parties were quick to speak against Tremblay's statement, and House Republican leader Gene Chandler said that her views were not representative of the caucus, party, or state.
The House voted to admonish Tremblay's comments. She later apologized, but urged further questions on the government's involvement.
Tremblay resigned on June 20, 2013. In her resignation letter, she cited the need to move out of her district to be with her parents; she sold her house for $410,000 earlier in the week.
The Huffington Post published Tremblay's letter in full. In the letter, she called for an investigation into the Boston bombings, as well as the end of direct election of U.S. Senators. She also said that God grants and takes away governmental authority, and apologized to Rep. Steve Vaillancourt (R) for not supporting him during his own 2012 controversy in which he made a Nazi salute on the House floor in protest.
The previous day, Tremblay sent an email to all of her House colleagues. The message contained links that Tremblay said tied the government to the Boston attacks.
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- Office website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010
- The Huffington Post, "Stella Tremblay Resigns From New Hampshire Legislature," June 20, 2013. Retrieved June 21, 2013.
- New Hampshire Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- New Hampshire Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Results
- 2010 contribution reports
- Chelmsford Patch, "NH State Rep Claims Boston Bombings a 'Staged' Black Ops Attack," April 23, 2013. Retrieved April 26, 2013.
- WMUR, "Controversial GOP NH Rep. Tremblay resigns," June 20, 2013. Retrieved June 21, 2013.
- The Huffington Post, "Stella Tremblay, New Hampshire Legislator, Emails Whole Legislature About Boston Marathon Conspiracy," June 19, 2013. Retrieved June 21, 2013.