Paul Hodes

From dKosopedia

Jump to: navigation, search
Paul Hodes
U.S. Representative – NH-02
Image:PaulHodes.jpg
Party Democratic
Assumed office

January 4, 2007

Preceded by Charlie Bass
Committees
Born March 21, 1951
Spouse Peggo Hodes
Religion Jewish


Paul Hodes is a Democratic Representative for the Second Congressional District first elected in the November New Hampshire U.S. House election, 2006. He successfully ousted the incumbent Republican Charles Bass, defeating him 53% to 45%.

Contents

Diaries and stories tagged as
"NH-02"
on Daily Kos:

most recent
most recs
front page

Background

An attorney with Shaheen & Gordon who worked as an Assistant Attorney General and Special Prosecutor for New Hampshire, Hodes ran against Bass in 2004 and lost after receiving only 38% of the vote.

Hodes graduated from Dartmouth College (A.B., cum laude) in 1972, and Boston College Law School (J.D., cum laude) in 1978. Outside of politics, Paul and his wife Peggo are talented musicians, and they have two grown children.

Committees

Contact

GovTrack link

External Links

Related areas

Personal tools