The following officials represent the citizens of New Hampshire in the U.S. House of Representatives. Click on the districts for the representatives' positions on key issues facing NH citizens. 

1st Congressional District

Rep. Frank Guinta (R)
Experience: Mayor of Manchester 2006-09; State Rep. 2001-05
Residence: Manchester
Family: Married, 2 children
Education: BA Assumption College, MS Franklin Pierce Law Center



2nd Congressional District

Rep. Charlie Bass (R)
Experience: U.S. Rep. 1995-2007
Residence: Peterborough
Family: Married, 2 children
Education: Dartmouth College


Counties and Towns

In 2012 New Hampshire redrew voting districts to reflect the results of the 2010 census.  These new voting districts will apply in the November elections.  The list below and the map to the right reflect the voting districts used to elect the officials currently in office.

New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District includes:

  • all of Belknap County except Sanbornton and Tilton
  • all of Carroll County
  • Bedford, Goffstown, Manchester, and Merrimack in Hillsborough County
  • Hooksett in Merrimack County
  • all of Rockingham County except Atkinson, Salem, and Windham
  • all of Strafford County

New Hampshire's 2nd Congressional District includes:

  • Sanbornton and Tilton in Belknap County
  • all of Cheshire County
  • all of Coos County
  • all of Grafton County
  • all of Hillsborough County except Bedford, Goffstown, Manchester, and Merrimack
  • all of Merrimack County except Hooksett
  • Atkinson, Salem, and Windham in Rockingham County
  • all of Sullivan County

NH US House News

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Oct. 22, 2014
NHPR: Shaheen, Brown clash over independence and outsourcing
NHPR: Guinta, Shea-Porter target each others voting record in debate
Seacoast Online: Guinta, Shea-Porter debate health care, economy
Seacoast Online: Grandstanding, outsourcing raised in Senate debate
Union Leader: NH has 1,300 guardrail ends targeted in federal safety suit
Union Leader: Locked in a dead heat, Shaheen, Brown spar
Union Leader: Ebola, health care among issues that split Guinta, Shea-Porter
Union Leader: Former N.Y. governor calls for smaller fed at 'Politics & Eggs' event
WMUR: Shaheen, Brown meet in U.S. Senate debate
WMUR: Analysis: Shaheen, Brown meet for first TV debate
WMUR: McCain to return one more time before election
WMUR: Third-party group begins airing $1.6 million in ads on 1st Congressional District contest
WMUR: Potential presidential candidate Pataki stumps for Guinta
Concord Monitor: Shaheen, Brown outline the ‘clear choice’ for NH
Concord Monitor: Ray Duckler: As Shaheen, Brown camps battle over territory before debate, a chicken works ‘undercover’
Concord Monitor: Garcia talks private market, ISIS and the Department of Education
Foster's Daily Democrat: ACA dominates debate between Shea-Porter, Guinta 
Nashua Telegraph: Kuster tells Telegraph editors Garcia looking out for the tea party
NH1: NH1 Debates: Frank Guinta vs. Carol Shea-Porter
NH1: Kevin Landrigan: Shea-Porter and Guinta engage in NH1 debate
NH1: Paul Steinhauser: New NH1 poll in Shea-Porter battle with Guinta

Oct. 21, 2014
NHPR: Kuster, Garcia meet in first 2nd district debate
Union Leader: A series of sharp exchanges at 2nd CD debate
Union Leader: Kuster: Passenger rail could help to lead manufacturing renaissance in Nashua
Union Leader: Shaheen would consider Ebola travel bans
Union Leader: Former N.Y. Gov. Pataki to speak at 'Politics & Eggs'
WMUR: Potential presidential candidate Pataki stumps for Guinta
WMUR: Commuter rail, abortion drive talk in 2nd District Congressional race
WMUR: Warren to campaign for Shaheen in NH
Concord Monitor: New Hampshire home to ‘least positive’ gubernatorial ads, Senate race not far behind
Concord Monitor: 2nd Congressional District candidates call each other absent
Foster's Daily Democrat: Weston and five former mayors endorse Shaheen
Foster's Daily Democrat: Guinta, Shea-Porter to face off in 1st TV debate
Foster's Daily Democrat: Shaheen, Brown face each other in debate
Nashua Telegraph: Scott Brown touts differences from Jeanne Shaheen at Nashua Rotary lunch on Monday
NH1: New Democratic ad criticizes Brown on outsourcing
NH1: NH1 Debates: Annie Kuster vs. Marilinda Garcia
NH1: New NH1 poll in Kuster-Garcia battle

Oct. 20, 2014
Foster's Daily Democrat: 2nd District House candidates to debate Monday
NH1: Debate Preview: Kuster and Garcia face off for first time

Oct. 19, 2014
Union Leader: Shaheen: 'Don't import candidate that outsources jobs'
Concord Monitor: Shaheen criticizes Brown’s energy policy

Oct. 18, 2014
NHPR: Kuster seeks the center in NH congressional race
NHPR: Former President Clinton stumps for NH Democrats
Seacoast Online: Brown meets with Hampton mom facing 'shock' of electric rate hikes
Union Leader: Clinton helps Democrats rake it in
Union Leader: Shaheen accuses Brown of 'fear-mongering'
WMUR: Marilinda Garcia paying herself campaign salary
Foster's Daily Democrat: National issues could influence NH races
Foster's Daily Democrat: Negative campaign ads flood NH airwaves

Oct. 17, 2014
NHPR: Ads in Brown, Shaheen Senate race more than 90 percent negative
NHPR: Some who would benefit remain unsold on Obamacare
Seacoast Online: Clinton: Attacks against NH Dems insult voters
Seacoast Online: Shea-Porter leads Guinta in quarterly fundraising
Union Leader :Former President Clinton steps up for NH Democrats
Union Leader: Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul stumps for Brown in Salem
Union Leader: During 1st Congressional District debate, Rep. Shea-Porter, Guinta agree on Ebola, ISIS response vote
WMUR: Bill Clinton visits New Hampshire ahead of midterms
Concord Monitor: Bill Clinton rallies Democrats at Manchester dinner
Concord Monitor: Kuster talks jobs, Social Security and ISIS
Concord Monitor: Kuster with $1 million, Garcia with $311,000 in final weeks
Concord Monitor: Kentucky Senator Rand Paul rallies volunteers, says Brown could give GOP control of the Senate
Foster's Daily Democrat: Shaheen endorsed by Social Security/Medicare committee
Nashua Telegraph: Contradicting health officials, US Sen. Paul tells Plymouth State students Ebola is 'incredibly' contagious
NH1: Rand Paul reveals what will help him decide to run for president in 2016
NH1: Shea-Porter talks Ebola, economy, energy, and more in NH1 Radio Interview

Oct. 16, 2014
NHPR: Giffords: Stronger gun laws will protect domestic violence victims
NHPR: Mitt Romney joins Scott Brown on NH campaign trail
NHPR: 'Flags of convenience' create Ebola confusion near NH ports
Seacoast Online: Shaheen decries third-party ads
Union Leader: These slams all have a familiar ring
Union Leader: Former Rep. Giffords speaks in Concord
Union Leader: Romney rallies for Brown during Hudson visit
WMUR: Romney visits NH to support Brown's Senate campaign
Concord Monitor: Giffords hosts Concord roundtable on women, gun control
Foster's Daily Democrat: US Sen. Paul makes return trip to New Hampshire
Foster's Daily Democrat: Bill Clinton to headline NH Democrats dinner
Nashua Telegraph: Romney, Brown target Shaheen, Obama in Hudson rally
NH1: Romney in NH criticizes President Obama over Ebola response
NH1: Ohio Sen. Portman's NH visit sparks 2016 talk

Oct. 15, 2014
NHPR: Garcia brings conservative cred to NH congressional race
Union Leader: State rep rebuked by 2 parties over comments about Kuster's appearance
Concord Monitor: Kuster on Vaillancourt’s 'ugly' remarks: What’s really offensive is the Republican platform
Concord Monitor: Guinta IDs mental health as a top state issue
Foster's Daily Democrat: Dems fired up about Brown backers’ vulgar comments
Foster's Daily Democrat: Romney returns to NH to stump with Brown
Foster's Daily Democrat: Giffords to talk domestic, gun violence
NH1: NH1 Poll - Oct. 14, 2014: Shaheen-Brown battle remains knotted up

Oct. 14, 2014
NHPR: Why all candidates embrace the shipyard, but the shipyard doesn't embrace all candidates
Seacoast Online: Tale of the tapes: What's a candidate to do when supporters behave badly?
Union Leader: 'Ugly as sin' comment about congressional candidate creates flap
WMUR: Outside group coming to Garcia's aid
Concord Monitor: Shaheen: Obamacare benefits starting to be seen, but more work needs to be done
Concord Monitor: New Hampshire lawmaker on blog: U.S. Rep. is ‘ugly’
NH1: Kevin Landrigan: When do endorsements matter in NH campaigns?
NH1: Paul Steinhauser: Conservative group drops big bucks in Kuster-Garcia race

Oct. 12, 2014
Seacoast Online: GOP senator says Brown called him unelectable after gay marriage vote
WMUR: Shaheen, Brown campaigned in New Hampshire Saturday
Concord Monitor: Not on ballot, Ayotte hits the trail for GOP
Eagle-Tribune: Analysts: Town hall meetings a risky venture

Oct. 11, 2014
NHPR: Environmental groups pour money into NH, but can climate change sway voters
Seacoast Online: Senator, police, experts seek solutions to widespread addiction problem
Seacoast Online: Ayotte calls for bipartisanship in the U.S. Senate
Union Leader: Sen. Shaheen joined by Maryland ally at forum with seniors
Union Leader: Sen. Ayotte hosts roundtable focusing on heroin epidemic
Union Leader: Congressional candidates share views at Nashua chamber forum
WMUR: Obama approval remains at all-time low in NH
WMUR: Kuster, Garcia trade jabs on 'CloseUP'
Foster's Daily Democrat: Shaheen and Brown agree: No West Africa travel 
Foster's Daily Democrat: GOP Senate hopeful Brown to deliver weekly address
Nashua Telegraph: PolitiFactNH: Jeanne Shaheen says Scott Brown backed measure to let employers deny women birth control coverage
NH1: Senator Kelly Ayotte, Seacoast officials meet to tackle heroin issue

Oct. 10, 2014
NHPRMore than 10,000 television ads have aired (so far) in Brown, Shaheen senate race
Seacoast Online: Poll: Shaheen vs. Brown race remains tight
Seacoast Online: Shea-Porter to go it alone at RiverWoods forum
Union Leader: Army budget cuts threaten veterans' funeral honor guards
WMUR: Shaheen retains lead over Brown in latest poll
Citizen of Laconia: Shea Porter talks economy, ISIL and campaign finance reform
Concord Monitor: Scott Brown: Ebola crisis ‘underscores the need to secure our borders’
Concord Monitor: Kuster, Garcia highlight differences in forum
Keene Sentinel: Shaheen talks domestic and international issues in Keene 
Nashua Telegraph: Nashua Chamber head critical of Garcia stance on passenger rail
NHBR: Survey finds small NH businesses still unclear on ACA
NH1: Kuster, Garcia highlight differences in forum

Oct. 9, 2014
NHPR: Brown offers rebuttal ad on abortion bill
NHPR: VA expanding medical facilities in North Country
NHPR: For Scott Brown, renewed focus on abortion bills is deja vu
Seacoast Online: -Poll: New Hampshire U.S. Congress races remain tight
Union Leader: Poll: Shaheen widens lead
Union Leader: Rand Paul to rally GOP ahead of Clinton visit
WMUR: Shaheen retains lead over Brown in latest poll
WMUR: Pataki is coming to NH and exploring a run for president (again)
Concord Monitor: Rand Paul planning another visit to NH
Concord Monitor: Bass endorses Garcia for his old 2nd Congressional District seat
Foster's Daily Democrat: Kuster, Garcia participate in Nashua forum
Keene Sentinel: Sen. Jeanne Shaheen to make stops in Peterborough, Keene today 
Nashua Telegraph: Shaheen: Judge my record in helping New Hampshire
Nashua Telegraph: Brown denies abortion claims
NH1: New NH1 Poll: Shaheen-Brown battle remains virtually tied up

Oct. 8, 2014
NHPR: Medicare penalizes nine NH hospitals for too many readmissions
NHPR: Brown says Shaheen ad misrepresents abortion bill he backed in 2005
NHPR: Guinta says he would have voted against Obama's Iraq-Syria actions
NHPR: Rubio endorses Brown in U.S. Senate race
Seacoast Online: Scott Brown defends abortion bill
Seacoast Online: Senators urge FAA to meet with city
Seacoast Online: Shea-Porter vs. Guinta: Political drama in 3 acts
Union Leader: -n NH to back Brown, Rubio slams Shaheen on foreign policy
Union Leader: Brown calls Shaheen ad 'despicable'
Union Leader: Romney to make NH visit to campaign for Scott Brown
Union Leader: Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Brown claims Shaheen engaging in "smear" campaign
WMUR: Brown calls Shaheen ad 'lies,' 'scare tactics'
WMUR: Poll shows GOP challenger pulling ahead in 1 House race
WMUR: Kuster has $1 million for final month of campaign
WMUR: Romney headed to NH to campaign for Brown
Concord Monitor: U.S. Senate candidate Scott Brown picks up endorsement from Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, as he and incumbent Jeanne Shaheen trade jabs
Concord Monitor: Kuster campaigns at Peter’s Images salon in Concord to praise a higher minimum wage
NH1: Shaheen, Brown tangle over abortion rights record

Oct. 7, 2014
NHPR: Brown, Shaheen spar in first debate
NHPR: Substance, sparks in first Shaheen-Brown debate
Seacoast Online: Principi: Shipyard well positioned to stay off future BRAC list
Seacoast Online: Ayotte, police and health officials, to discuss opiate addiction
Seacoast Online: Shaheen, Brown trade jabs in first debate
Union Leader: Senate foes clash over security, priorities in first debate
WMUR: Shaheen, Brown square off in first debate
WMUR: Florida Sen. Marco Rubio to endorse Scott Brown at Derry event
Citizen of Laconia: Shea-Porter encourages local Democrats during Laconia event
Concord Monitor: Shaheen, Brown square off in first U.S. Senate debate in NH
Conway Daily Sun: No clear winner in Brown, Shaheen debate
Nashua Telegraph: Shaheen, Brown meet for first Senate debate
NH1: Bipartisan bill to help National Guard victims of sexual assault

Oct. 6, 2014
Seacoast Online: Shaheen, Brown differ on ground troops to Syria
Seacoast Online: Senators join group seeking more heating funds
Foster's Daily Democrat: Shaheen, Brown face first debate
Nashua Telegraph: Gun reform group says GOP candidate for Congress Marilinda Garcia is against closing gun loopholes 

Oct. 5, 2014
Union Leader: Meeting attendance no easy task in Congress, NH delegation says
Union Leader: Billionaire environmental activist Tom Steyer pushing green, Democrats in NH
WMUR: Analysis: 1st CD 'three-match' is product of political age
Concord Monitor: Shaheen blasts Brown on women’s issues at Concord appearance
Concord Monitor: Bow-Dunbarton GOP event will feature Sen. Kelly Ayotte
Nashua Telegraph: PolitiFactNH: Giffords group says people in NH want to raise minimum wage, Garcia opposes it
NH1: Blog calls out Sen. Jeanne Shaheen for liens on husband's business

Oct. 4, 2014
Seacoast Online: Survey Center director predicts a ‘big year for Republicans’
Seacoast Online: Shea-Porter defends vote against Obama arms request
Union Leader: Hillary Clinton to campaign in New Hampshire for Shaheen, Hassan
WMUR: Does Shaheen support Obama 99 percent of the time?
WMUR: Shea-Porter, Guinta discuss hot topics in campaign
Concord Monitor: Hillary Clinton to campaign for Gov. Maggie Hassan, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen
Concord Monitor: Shaheen blasts Brown on women’s issues at Concord appearance
Foster's Daily Democrat: NH's Senate race centers on souring on Obama
Nashua Telegraph: NH senators urge boost to heating aid program

Oct. 3, 2014
NHPR: Regulators ask for emergency action to protect Atlantic cod
Union Leader: Shaheen, Brown unable to agree on U.S. Senate debate/forum format
Union Leader: Brown backers spar with Shaheen over energy tax
Union Leader: New England College poll shows Senate, House races nearly tied
Union Leader: Garcia plans to hold five town hall-style meetings
WMUR: Senators say they're focused on Ebola, Secret Service problems
Concord Monitor: NEC revises poll, showing Kuster gained ground with voters
Conway Daily Sun: Shaheen and Brown to debate Monday in Conway
Nashua Telegraph: Nashua, Manchester chambers cancel debate because Shaheen, Brown can’t agree on format
NH1: Female vote may decide some key races

Oct. 2, 2014
Seacoast Online: Shaheen reaches out for women’s votes
Union Leader: Brown a no-show at border security meetings
Union Leader: Shaheen, Brown camps react to attendance reports
WMUR: Shaheen in NY for Hillary Clinton-led fundraiser
WMUR: Ayotte makes her first trip to Iowa
NH1: New report says Scott Brown was AWOL on border security hearings in Senate
NH1: New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte makes first visit to Iowa

Oct. 1, 2014
NHPR: Can 'Security Moms' help Scott Brown bridge the gender gap?
NHPR: Shaheen: Air strikes in Syria only option for defeating ISIS
NHPR: SNHU wins $3.9M federal innovation grant
Seacoast Online: New Hampshire budget surplus $7M short of target
Seacoast Online: Scott Brown says businesses over-regulated
Seacoast Online: Hillary Clinton to raise money for Shaheen
WMUR: Brown 'disappointed' Shaheen won't participate in more debates
WMUR: Ad Check: Kuster, Garcia campaigns hit airwaves with negative ads
Citizen of Laconia: Shaheen addresses Laconia supporters during visit
Conway Daily Sun: Shaheen vows to continue 'putting New Hampshire first'
Keene Sentinel: Garcia tours Jaffrey factory as she campaigns for Congress September 30
Keene Sentinel: Brown makes appeal to young voters at Franklin Pierce 
Nashua Telegraph: Nashua/Manchester chamber of commerce debate in doubt as Shaheen/Brown campaigns can’t agree on format

Sept. 30, 2014
NHPR: On campaign trail, Obamacare continues to dominate U.S. Senate race
NHPR: Shaheen goes after Brown on 'women's issues'
Union Leader: Scott Brown garners endorsement from NFIB
Union Leader: Brown, Shaheen continue to battle for women voters
Union Leader: Scott Brown speaks at Franklin Pierce forum
WMUR: Garcia accuses Kuster of being no-show on campaign trail
WMUR: Kuster, Shea-Porter launch new TV ads targeting GOP opponents
Concord Monitor: Brown, Shaheen pick up more endorsements
Concord Monitor: House hopefuls explore privacy-protection balance

Sept. 29, 2014
NHPR: NH House candidates weight in on privacy, national security
Foster's Daily Democrat: Sanders tells Democrats voter turnout is the key

Sept. 28, 2014
NHPR: Shaheen: May have missed meetings but still informed about terrorism
Union Leader: Political ads slamming Shaheen, Brown shade truth
Foster's Daily Democrat: O'Malley's latest NH visit gets mixed reviews

Sept. 27, 2014
NHPR: Cheshire lands $1.1 million grant for Healthy Monadnock plan
Seacoast Online: Maryland Gov. O'Malley rallies Port City Democrats
Union Leader: Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Former NH tourism leaders question Brown vote
WMUR: Jindal, Huckabee visit Granite State
WMUR: Analysis: The 1 percent of the time Shaheen didn't vote with Obama
Concord Monitor: A look at Garcia-Kuster attendance records

Sept. 26, 2014
Seacoast Online: Firm gets $10M bid for Portsmouth Naval yard work
Seacoast Online: Former Secretary of State Albright defends Shaheen
Union Leader: Shaheen's Senate committee attendance on ISIS hearings in spotlight
Union Leader: Democrats respond to Shaheen ISIS report with critique of Brown
Union Leader: Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Guinta pulls even with Shea-Porter
WMUR: Shea-Porter, Guinta meet for 1st time in 2 years, pick up where they left off
Concord Monitor: Former secretary of state Albright defends Shaheen
Concord Monitor: Veterans, others raise concerns at town hall-style meeting in Manchester
Foster's Daily Democrat: Sen. Ayotte wants those responsible for beheadings captured 

Sept. 25, 2014
NHPR: Brown critical of Shaheen, Obama on foreign policy
Union Leader: Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: GOP says Shaheen is ducking debates with Scott Brown
Union Leader: Brown rips Obama, Shaheen as 'devoid of ideas'
Union Leader: ABC's George Stephanopoulos to co-anchor Union Leader-WMUR debate between Shaheen, Brown
WMUR: Brown says Shaheen, Obama haven't done enough against ISIS
WMUR: Rubio returns to NH to campaign with Garcia
Concord Monitor: Brown brings foreign policy center stage in Senate campaign
Concord Monitor: Kuster pushes Boehner to fully restore money for Sewalls Falls Bridge, Highway Trust Fund
Concord Monitor: Poll: Incumbent Jeanne Shaheen leads Scott Brown in U.S. Senate race
Nashua Telegraph: Scott Brown targets Shaheen during talk on foreign policy in Manchester

Sept. 24, 2014
NHPR: Rudman Center conversations with the candidates: Scott Brown
Seacoast Online: Cosmopolitan magazine backs Shaheen over Brown
Union Leader: Ride along with Manchester firefighters gives Sen. Ayotte a look at needed resources
Union Leader: Shaheen kicks off 'New Hampshire Jobs First' tour
WMUR: Sen. Ayotte rides along with Manchester firefighters
WMUR: NH senators express support for strikes in Syria, Iraq
WMUR: DCCC launches first ad in NH, hitting Garcia
Foster's Daily Democrat: Couple tells Shaheen how STEP grant helped business grow
Nashua Telegraph- Veterans Count expanding to other states, even as Easter Seals loses some veterans programs
Nashua Telegraph: Lambert to chair former opponent Garcia’s veterans coalition
Nashua Telegraph: Shaheen talks jobs at Nashua company; Brown talks foreign policy in Manchester

Sept. 23, 2014
NHPR: Brown disagrees with GOP 'personhood' plank
Seacoast Online: Hillary Clinton to attend event for NH state senator
Union Leader: Shaheen unveils Republican supporters
Union Leader: Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Brown agrees to seven debates
Concord Monitor: New company running New Hampshire National Guard support program

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