The Green Papers: New Hampshire 2022 General Election
 
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Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
✓ Primary: Tuesday 13 September 2022
✓ General Election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Friday 10 June 2022 - Filing Deadline for Candidacy/Intent - Primary/Independent/Third/Minor .
Wednesday 7 September 2022 - Filing Deadline for Nomination Papers - Independent/Third/Minor .
Tuesday 13 September 2022 - Primary . Polling hours 6:00a-8:00p EDT (1000-0000 UTC). Polls must open by 11 AM however most open between 7 AM and 8 AM. NEW HAMPSHIRE permits its 13 cities to keep their polls open until 8 PM Eastern Time by local option- however, as there ARE only 13 cities among New Hampshire's 234 County subdivisions [the 221 "non-cities", of course, being the proverbial New England Town(ship)], the fact is that the vast majority of NH's polls have closed by 7 PM Eastern Time and the networks have no problem considering this hour as the earliest hour of potential projection. Some locations open at 12:00 AM Eastern Time and remain open "until all have voted".
Tuesday 8 November 2022 - General Election . Polling hours 6:00a-8:00p EST (1100-0100 UTC). Polls must open by 11 AM however most open between 7 AM and 8 AM. NEW HAMPSHIRE permits its 13 cities to keep their polls open until 8 PM Eastern Time by local option- however, as there ARE only 13 cities among New Hampshire's 234 County subdivisions [the 221 "non-cities", of course, being the proverbial New England Town(ship)], the fact is that the vast majority of NH's polls have closed by 7 PM Eastern Time and the networks have no problem considering this hour as the earliest hour of potential projection. Some locations open at 12:00 AM Eastern Time and remain open "until all have voted".
 
Senators:2(Electoral Classes 2 and 3)
Governor:1 
2020 Census:1,379,089 (0.45% of 309,785,186)
2024, 2028 Electoral Votes:4(0.74% of 538)
2022-2030 Representatives:2(0.46% of 435)
2010 Census:1,321,445 (0.43% of 309,785,186)
2012, 2016, 2020 Electoral Votes:4(0.74% of 538)
2012-2020 Representatives:2(0.46% of 435)
Capital:Concord
 

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New Hampshire State and Local Government


The primary is for the Democratic and Republican parties.


2022 Election Information from the State of New Hampshire.

13 September 2022 primary results from a media source.


2022 General Election Sample Ballot from the State of New Hampshire.

8 November 2022: returns from the New Hampshire Elections Division.

8 November 2022 General Election results from a media source.

 
           

U.S. Senate  6 year term. No Term Limit. 117th Senate  Senate Electoral Classes

Class 2 Democratic Senator  Jeanne Shaheen
First elected: 2008; re-elected: 2014, 2020.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2026
 Candidate list (2)
  Candidate Republican     former state Senator Chuck Morse
FEC S2NH00249; 30 Sep 22; Tot $1,753,435; Dsb $1,459,117
  Candidate Republican     Tejasinha Sivalingam
FEC S6NH00133

Class 3
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Senator  Margaret Wood "Maggie" Hassan
• Re-elected Tuesday 8 November 2022
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 Candidate list (3, 1 write-in)
  Elected Democratic 333,193 53.57% Senator  Margaret Wood "Maggie" Hassan
FEC S6NH00091; 19 Oct 22; Tot $33,680,631; Dsb $33,661,720
  Candidate Republican 275,928 44.36% Donald C. "Don" Bolduc
FEC S0NH00326; 03 Nov 22; Tot $2,249,919; Dsb $1,932,558
  Candidate Libertarian 12,390 1.99% Jeremy Kauffman
FEC S2NH00256; 19 Oct 22; Tot $25,168; Dsb $12,520
  Candidate Scattering 464 0.07% Scatter
Total 621,975 100.00%  

Governor  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2020, 2022. Term Limit: None. GOVERNOR is the only Statewide elected officer, All Governors

Chair up for regular election Republican Governor  Chris Sununu
• Re-elected Tuesday 8 November 2022
First elected: 2016; re-elected: 2018, 2020.
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 Candidate list (4, 1 write-in)
  Elected Republican 342,813 56.28% Governor  Chris Sununu
  Candidate Democratic 256,766 42.15% state Senator  Tom Sherman
  Candidate Libertarian 5,071 0.83% Kelly Halldorson
  Candidate Libertarian 2,772 0.46% Karlyn Borysenko
  Candidate Scattering 1,713 0.28% Scatter
Total 609,135 100.00%  

117th U.S. House of Representatives  2-year term. Election Cycle 2022, 2024. No Term Limit. 117th House
Partisan Composition (primary disposition):
2 Democratic (2 Renominated)

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 1
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Member of Congress  Christopher C. "Chris" Pappas
• Re-elected Tuesday 8 November 2022
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 Candidate list (2, 1 write-in) - 118th Congress
  Elected Democratic 167,391 54.00% Member of Congress  Christopher C. "Chris" Pappas
FEC H8NH01210; 19 Oct 22; Tot $4,702,835; Dsb $3,751,019
  Candidate Republican 142,229 45.89% Karoline Leavitt
FEC H2NH01270; 19 Oct 22; Tot $3,106,186; Dsb $2,715,307
  Candidate Scattering 342 0.11% Scatter
Total 309,962 100.00%  

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 2
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Member of Congress  Ann McLane "Annie" Kuster
• Re-elected Tuesday 8 November 2022
First elected: 2012
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 Candidate list (2, 1 write-in) - 118th Congress
  Elected Democratic 171,636 55.80% Member of Congress  Ann McLane "Annie" Kuster
FEC H0NH02181; 19 Oct 22; Tot $4,100,145; Dsb $3,367,591
  Candidate Republican 135,579 44.08% Robert Andrew "Rob" Burns
FEC H2NH00025; 19 Oct 22; Tot $351,496; Dsb $199,608
  Candidate Scattering 369 0.12% Scatter
Total 307,584 100.00%  
 

Political Parties    Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.

Major Parties   Those parties which received electoral votes through winning a plurality of a state's [or the District of Columbia's] popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Democratic (affiliates): 4 incumbents, 4 candidates
  Republican: 1 incumbent, 6 candidates
Major Third Parties   Any Party, other than a Major Party, receiving a minimum of 15/100ths of 1 percent of the nationwide popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Libertarian: 3 candidates
Other Third Parties
  Justice Party
  Natural Law (affiliates)
  Unity
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  Scattering: 4 candidates
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

Notes

Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.

Primary dates marked "presumably" and polling times marked "reportedly" are based on unofficial or estimated data (especially as regards local variations from a jurisdictionwide statutory and/or regulatory standard) and are, thereby, subject to change.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


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