New Hampshire
Secretary of State

2021 - 2022 Special Elections

Hillsborough County District 21 (Merrimack) (1)

The Governor and Executive Council, at their meeting held on January 7, 2021, approved the Precept to hold a SPECIAL ELECTION for State Representative from Hillsborough County District No. 21 (Merrimack)

*Filing Period:  January 11 - 15, 2021.  Candidates may file with the Town Clerk of Merrimack on Monday, January 11th OR Tuesday, January 12th during normal business hours, OR they may file with the Secretary of State's Office Monday January 11th through Friday, January 15th -  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*Filing with the town clerk: Please call the clerk's office for information on office availability - 424-3651

*Filing with Secretary of State: Please arrive at the State House at the Park Street entrance and call 271-3242.   A representative from the office will come down to  collect your paperwork and fee.   

The following paperwork must be submitted as your filing for this special election:  Declaration of Candidacy | Statement of Financial Interests | Fee of $2.00

Special Election: April 13, 2021

Recount Deadlines: After Special Election - April 14th.

FILINGS:
Republican - Bill Boyd, Merrimack (139 Joppa Road) 03054 (WINNER - Election Result 2,531)(Sworn into office by the Governor and Executive Council on April 21, 2021)

Democrat - Wendy E.N. Thomas, Merrimack (10 Wildcat Falls Rd) 03054 (Election Result 2,144)

Declaration of Intent - Lynn Christensen, Merrimack (27 Greatstone Drive) 03054

Declaration of Intent - Stephen Hollenberg, Merrimack (14 Jo Ellen Drive) 03054 (Election Result 104)

Reporting Requirements:  Reports may be filed by paper OR registration for filing purposes can be made on the Campaign Finance System (CFS)  at  http://cfs.sos.nh.gov/ 

Dates of Reporting for Candidates | Committees
Reporting Forms: Candidates | Committees
6-month Reporting Forms: Candidates | Committees

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2021 - 2022 Special Elections

Merrimack County District No. 23 (Bow, Dunbarton) (1)

The Governor and Executive Council, at their meeting held on February 17, 2021, approved the Precept to hold a SPECIAL ELECTION for State Representative from Merrimack County District No. 23 (Bow, Dunbarton)

Primary Election:  The primary election will be held on April 20, 2021. (Results)

Special Election: The special election will be held on June 8, 2021. (Results)
Rep-elect Muriel Hall was sworn into office by the Governor and Executive Council on June 16, 2021.


FILINGS:

Republican - Christopher S. Lins
, Bow(10 Rand Road) 03304

Republican - John F. Martin, Bow(96 Woodhill Rd) 03304

Democrat - Muriel Hall, Bow(4 Cob Road) 03304

Receipts and Expenditure Filing Dates:  Candidate| Committee

Reporting Forms for Candidates: Primary | General
Reporting Forms for Committees:  Primary | General
6-Month Reporting Forms for Candidates | Committees  |

Reporting Requirements:  Reports may be filed by paper OR registration for filing purposes can be made on the Campaign Finance System (CFS)  at  http://cfs.sos.nh.gov/ 

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2021 - 2022 Special Elections

Hillsborough County District 7 (Bedford)

The Governor and Executive Council, at their meeting held on June 30, 2021, approved the Precept to hold a SPECIAL ELECTION for State Representative from Hillsborough County District 7 (Bedford).

*Filing Period: July 6-9, 2021.  

*Special Election: September 7, 2021 (Deadline for requesting a recount with Secretary of State is Thursday, September 9th. RSA 655:81, XI

Recount Results

*Filings:
Republican - Linda Rea Camarota, Bedford (16 Weymouth Drive) 03110  (2,288 votes)

Democratic - Catherine A. Rombeau, Bedford (27 Pembroke Way) 03110  (2,325 votes - WINNER
Rep-Elect Rombeau was sworn into office by the Governor and Executive Council on October 13, 2021

Receipts and Expenditure Filing Dates:  Candidate | Committee(

Reporting Forms for Candidates | Reporting Forms for Committees

Reporting Requirements:  Reports may be filed by paper OR registration for filing purposes can be made on the Campaign Finance System (CFS) at http://cfs.sos.nh.gov 

Reports FiledIndependent Expenditure 8.10.21 | See all reports at http://cfs.sos.nh.gov  

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2021 - 2022 Special Elections

Cheshire County District 9

The Governor and Executive Council, at their meeting held on June 30, 2021, approved the Precept to hold a SPECIAL ELECTION for State Representative from Cheshire County District 9 (Dublin, Harrisville, Jaffrey, Roxbury)

*Filing Period: July 6-9, 2021.  

*Primary Election: September 7, 2021 (Deadline for requesting recount with Secretary of State - Wednesday, September 8thRSA 655:81, XI  (Primary Results)

*Special Election: October 26, 2021 (Deadline for requesting recount with Secretary of State - Thursday, October 28thRSA 661:11

*Filings:
Republican - Rita Mattson, Dublin (72 Burpee Road) 03444 (232 Primary votes - WINNER)
                     Lucille Decker, Jaffrey (6 Birch Street) 03253 (47 Primary votes)

Democratic - Andrew Maneval, Harrisville (PO Box 300, Harrisville) 03450 (327 Primary votes - WINNER)

Declaration of Intent - Donald Primrose (PO Box 89, Dublin) 03444  -- nomination papers must be filed no later than September 7, 2021 for access to special election ballot on October 26th. (Nomination papers were NOT filed)

NEW -Changes to campaign reporting

Receipts and Expenditure Filing Dates:  Candidate | Committee

Reporting Forms for Candidates: Primary | General
Reporting Forms for Committees:  Primary | General

Reporting Requirements:  Reports may be filed by paper OR registration for filing purposes can be made on the Campaign Finance System (CFS) at http://cfs.sos.nh.gov 
                      

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2021 - 2022 Special Elections

Rockingham County District 6 (Derry)

The Governor and Executive Council, at their meeting held on August 18, 2021, approved the Precept to hold a SPECIAL ELECTION for State Representative from Rockingham County District 6 (Derry).

Filing Period: August 23 - 27, 2021.  Candidates may file with the town clerk of Derry on Monday August 23rd or Tuesday August 24th ONLY during normal business hours OR candidates may file with the Secretary of State on any day Monday - Friday.

Primary Election: October 19, 2021

Special Election: December 7, 2021

Filings:

Republican - Thomas Cardon, Derry (2 Cunningham Drive) 03038  (41 votes)
                    - Jodi Nelson, Derry (7 Nutmeadow Lane) 03038         (1281 votes - WON PRIMARY)
                    - Neil Wetherbee, Derry (18 Worthley Road) 03038      (331 votes)

Democratic - Mary Eisner, Derry (21R Derryfield Rd) 03038            (212 votes - WON PRIMARY)

NEW - Changes to Campaign Reporting

Receipts and Expenditure Filing Dates:  Candidate | Committee

Reporting Forms for Candidates - Primary | Special Election
Reporting Forms for Committees: Primary | Special Election

Reporting Requirements:  Reports may be filed by paper, OR registration for filing purposes can be made on the Campaign Finance System (CFS) at http://cfs.sos.nh.gov

See all reports filed at http://cfs.sos.nh.gov 

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