Maggie Hassan

Ben Cardin

GOVERNOR MAGGIE HASSAN

D-NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

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VOTING RECORD: Project Vote Smart, GovTrack.us

 

BIOGRAPHY POLITICAL CAREER

PARTY: Democrat

BORN: 2/27/1958

EDUCATION: Brown University (B.A.), Northeastern University (J.D.)

OCCUPATION: Lawyer

FAMILY: Married, 2 Children

RELIGION: Congregationalism

CAREER:

  • U.S. Senator (2017 - Present)
  • Governor of New Hampshire (2013 - 2016)
  • Majority Leader of the New Hampshire Senate (2008 - 2010)
  • Member of the New Hampshire Senate (2005 - 2010)

COMMITTEES:

  • Joint Economic Committee
  • Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
  • Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
  • Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
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FIRST ELECTED: 2016

 

   

 

ISRAEL


  • Supports two-state solution 
  • Supports continued military assistance to Israel, including funding for Iron Dome and David’s Sling and Arrow
  • Supports an economically strong U.S.-Israel partnership

CHOICE


  • Supports full access to reproductive care for all women 
  • Supports funding for Planned Parenthood
  • Opposes 20-week abortion ban
  • Supports Roe v. Wade

In Her Own Words


  • “We are and must always be Israel's strongest and most dependable ally.” 1
  • "I will do everything in my power to strenghten our commitment to Israel's security and well being."1
  • "Protecting a woman's right to make her own health care decisions and ensuring access to important health services - including critical primary and preventative health services provided at Planned Parenthood clinics across the nation - is essential to the economic vitality of our families, our communities and our nation." 2

SOURCES: (1) Position Paper for Massie Hassan for Senate   2) www.hassan.senate.gov