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  Kuster, Ann McLane
NameAnn McLane Kuster
Address331 Gould Hill Road
Hopkinton, New Hampshire , United States
Website [Link]
Born September 05, 1956 (60 years)
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifedPaul
Aug 11, 2015 01:00pm
Tags Caucasian - Very Liberal - Government Reform - Health Care Reform - Jobs/Industrial Growth - Pro Environment - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Choice - Pro-Gay Marriage - Married - Straight -
InfoAnn McLane Kuster was born and raised in Concord, New Hampshire. She and her husband Brad now live nearby in Hopkinton where they raised their two sons, Zach and Travis.

As a longtime community activist, author, attorney, and advocate, Annie has focused her career on increasing access to affordable health care and higher education for families. She has been actively involved in a number of significant health and education policy issues, including the creation of the Medication Bridge Program to distribute free medication to low-income families and the UNIQUE College Savings Program to help families save for their children to attend college.

With her late mother, State Senator Susan McLane, Annie co-authored a book entitled “The Last Dance: Facing Alzheimer’s with Love and Laughter” and has toured the state speaking about aging and Alzheimer’s. In 2008, Annie received the Rainbow Award from Riverbend Community Mental Health Center which celebrates those who raise awareness of mental-health issues in New Hampshire.

Active in community service, Annie served on the Board of Trustees of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, New Hampshire Public Radio, the Capitol Center for the Arts and Child and Family Services of New Hampshire. She was a Founder of the Women’s Fund of New Hampshire and served on the Board of the Tucker Foundation at Dartmouth College to encourage community service.

In addition, Annie is a member of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys and maintains a private adoption practice in which she has helped hundreds of New Hampshire families adopt a child.

Annie served on the statewide steering committees of the presidential campaigns for both Barack Obama in 2007-2008 and John Kerry in 2003-2004. She also served as Co-Chair with Peggo Hodes of New Hampshire Women for Obama. She was a 2008 Obama delegate at the Democratic National Convention in Denver and a member of the 2004 New Hampshire Delegation in Boston. In 2000, Annie received the Eleanor Roosevelt Award for dedicated service to the Democratic Party at the local, state and national level.

She graduated from Dartmouth College in 1978, in the third class with women. Annie graduated from Georgetown Law School in 1984. She is a partner in the Concord law firm of Rath, Young and Pignatelli.

Annie and her husband, Brad Kuster, an environmental lawyer, have two sons, Zach, who attends Dartmouth College and Travis, a graduating senior from Hopkinton High School. Annie’s late mother was former State Senator Susan McLane, a pioneer for women in New Hampshire politics. Her late father, Malcolm McLane, was Mayor of Concord, a New Hampshire Executive Councilor, and one of the state’s most prominent attorneys for over 50 years.


DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
10/10/2014-10/15/2014 University of Massachusetts 38.00% ( 0.0) 48.00% ( 0.0) 13.00% ( 0.0)
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07/09/2016-07/18/2016 University of New Hampshire 28.00% ( 4.0) 32.00% ( 6.0) 40.00% ( 2.0)
05/06/2015-05/22/2015 University of New Hampshire 24.00% ( 13.0) 38.00% ( 10.0) 38.00% ( 3.0)
09/29/2014-10/05/2014 University of New Hampshire 37.00% ( 2.0) 28.00% ( 3.0) 35.00% ( 5.0)
09/27/2012-09/30/2012 University of New Hampshire 35.00% ( 14.0) 25.00% ( 9.0) 40.00% ( 23.0)
08/01/2012-08/12/2012 University of New Hampshire 21.00% ( 0.0) 16.00% ( 0.0) 63.00% ( 0.0)

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Fri Aug 26 13:07:14 +0000 2016 - Today is #WomensEqualityDay when we honor the women who got the right to vote 100 yrs ago & celebrate the groundbreaking women who followed

Thu Aug 25 15:29:58 +0000 2016 - Glad to help such a great supporter of working families in NH like @JoeCaseyNH! #nhpolitics https://t.co/7MIRLsIHLb

Sun Aug 21 22:06:38 +0000 2016 - Wonderful event for our next Governor @ColinVanOstern in Concord! #nhpolitics https://t.co/CFb8VD7hzi

Sat Aug 20 17:57:09 +0000 2016 - RT @DemocracyDan: Excited to launch @NHTogether Milford office w/ @AnnMcLaneKuster @ChairmanBuckley @peggygilmour & amazing activists! http…

Sat Aug 20 14:48:43 +0000 2016 - Fantastic turnout in Milford for @NHDems #NHTogether office opening! #nhpolitics #nh02 https://t.co/D3gMNKc4b8

Wed Aug 17 16:00:53 +0000 2016 - RT @HillaryforNH: .@AnnMcLaneKuster is helping us open our Milford office on Saturday—will you be there too? https://t.co/vLtSf749Ls https:…

Tue Aug 16 18:25:08 +0000 2016 - I trust @HillaryClinton. She is ready to be commander-in-chief, and I know she will work tirelessly for Granite State families. #nhpolitics

Sat Aug 13 19:20:45 +0000 2016 - RT @timkaine: If you can dream a business, you should be able to build it. https://t.co/fQjGB1DbZA https://t.co/9ro38afIvY

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Father Malcolm McLane 1924-2008
Grandfather John R. McLane 0000-
Great-Grandfather John McLane 1852-1911
Mother Susan McLane 1929-2005

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  09/09/2014 NH District 02 - R Primary Lost 0.12% (-49.08%)
  11/06/2012 NH - District 02 Won 50.17% (+4.83%)
  09/11/2012 NH - District 02 - R Primary Lost 0.40% (-80.85%)
  09/11/2012 NH - District 02 - D Primary Won 99.18% (+98.76%)
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  09/14/2010 NH - District 2 - D Primary Won 70.94% (+42.76%)
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