Timothy Robertson

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Timothy Robertson
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New Hampshire House of Representatives, Cheshire 6
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 electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New Hampshire House of Representatives Cheshire 3
2002 - 2010
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Timothy Robertson (b. June 6, 1932) is a Democratic member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, representing Cheshire 6. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Robertson served in the House of Representatives previously, representing Cheshire 3 from 1990 to 2000, and 2002 to 2010.

Biography

Robertson earned his B.S. from Hobart and William Smith College. Now retired, Robertson's professional experience includes working as CEO and owner of Ellis Robertson Corporation, member of the Keene School Board and Keene City Council; and commercial real estate manager. He served as a clerk in the United States Army.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2013
Criminal Justice and Public Safety

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Robertson served on the following committees:

New Hampshire Committee Assignments, 2009
Criminal Justice and Public Safety

Election history

2012

See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2012

Robertson won election in the 2012 election for New Hampshire House of Representatives, Cheshire 6. Robertson was unopposed in the September 11 primary and defeated Keith Carlsen (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New Hampshire House of Representatives, Cheshire 6, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTimothy Robertson 69% 1,520
     Republican Keith Carlsen 31% 684
Total Votes 2,204

2010

See also: New Hampshire House of Representatives elections, 2010

Robertson did not seek re-election to Cheshire 3 in 2010. He instead ran for Governor, losing in the September 14 primary to John Lynch.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Robertson ran for the Cheshire District 3 of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, winning the fourth of seven seats with 6,366 votes, behind Charles Weed (D) with 7,573 votes, Kris Roberts (D) with 6,851 votes, and Suzanne Butcher (D) with 6,468 votes, and ahead of David Meader (D) with 6,313 votes, Steven Lindsey (D) with 6,309 votes,Delmar Burridge (D) with 5,547 votes, Varrin Swearingen (R) with 3,614 votes, Peter Benik (R) with 3,461 votes, David H Harvey (R) with 3,019 votes, Arto Antero Leino (R) with 2,980 votes, William Chaffee Jr. (R) with 2,949 votes, Dillion Benick (R) with 2,839 votes, Searingen (R) with 2,291 votes, and 65 votes for Others. [4]


New Hampshire House of Representatives,

Cheshire District 3

Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Timothy Robertson (D) 6,366
Green check mark transparent.png Charles Weed (D) 7,573
Green check mark transparent.png Kris Roberts (D) 6,851
Green check mark transparent.png Suzanne Butcher (D) 6,468
Green check mark transparent.png David Meader (D) 6,313
Green check mark transparent.png Steven Lindsey (D) 6,309
Green check mark transparent.png Delmar Burridge (D) 5,547
Varrin Swearingen (R) 3,614
Peter Benik (R) 3,461
David H Harvey (R) 3,019
Arto Antero Leino (R) 2,980
William Chaffee Jr. (R) 2,949
Dillion Benick (R) 2,839
Searingen (R) 2,291
Others 65

Campaign donors

2012

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Personal

Robertson and his wife, Talu, have three children.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New Hampshire House of Representatives, Cheshire 3
2002–2010
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
John Byrnes (R)
New Hampshire House of Representatives, Cheshire 6
2012-present
Succeeded by
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