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Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H.

Senator (1st term)

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Biography

Leadership: Deputy Whip
Political Highlights: N.H. attorney general, 2004-09; U.S. Senate, 2011-17
Born: June 27, 1968; Nashua, N.H.
Residence: Nashua
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Joseph Daley; two children
Education: Pennsylvania State U., B.A. 1990; Villanova U., J.D. 1993
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Emerging Threats & Capabilities; Readiness & Management Support - Chairwoman; Seapower); Budget; Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Operations, Safety & Security - Chairwoman; Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet; Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries & Coast Guard; Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine); Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs (Federal Spending Oversight & Emergency Management; Permanent Investigations); Small Business & Entrepreneurship
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Tossup
House Seniority: 37th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 57,959 followers
State Clout: New Hampshire is 50th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2010 Election Results

Candidate

Kelly Ayotte (R)
Paul Hodes (D)
Chris Booth (I)
Ken Blevens (LIBERT)

Votes

273,218
167,545
9,194
4,753

%

60.0%
36.8%
2.0%
1.0%