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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Ann McLane Kuster (D-N.H.)

District: 2nd District
Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2010; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-present
Born: Sept. 5, 1956; Concord, N.H.
Residence: Hopkinton
Religion: Christian
Family: Husband, Brad Kuster; two children
Education: Dartmouth College, A.B. 1978; Georgetown U., J.D. 1984
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (2nd term)
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Biotechnology, Horticulture & Research; Conservation & Forestry); Veterans' Affairs (Health; Oversight & Investigations - Ranking Member)

Election History
2014generalAnn Kuster (D) 130,70054.9
Marilinda Garcia (R) 106,87144.9
2012generalAnn Kuster (D) 169,27550.2
Charles Bass (R) 152,97745.4
H. Macia (LIBERT) 14,9364.4
2010generalCharles Bass (R) 108,61048.3
Ann Kuster (D) 105,06046.8
Tim vanBlommesteyn (I) 6,1972.8
Howard Wilson (LIBERT) 4,7962.1
Roll Call Vitals


on the House Seniority List

Fellow New Hampshire Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (D) is 268th.


New Hampshire is 50th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.


Twitter Followers (@RepAnnieKuster)

Rep. Ann McLane Kuster has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-Vt.) has the most appearances so far this year.

Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.