Exeter, New Hampshire , United States
|| February 27, 1958
Oct 06, 2017 07:39pm
Moderate-to-Liberal - Anti Marijuana Legalization - Married - Congregationalist -
|Info||Maggie Hassan is a problem-solving leader currently running for Governor. |
Maggie began her career in public service in 1999 when Governor Shaheen asked her to serve as an advocate on the AdvisoryCommittee to the Adequacy in Education and FinanceCommission. Her experience as an attorney along with her roleas the parent of two children, one of whom has severedisabilities, enabled her to provide a unique perspective as theCommission did its work.
During her service as an elected official, Senator Hassanapproached legislative work as an opportunity to solve problemsin a collaborative way. Her legislative focus was on keepingtaxes low, job creation, balancing the budget, improving accessto high quality and affordable health care, ensuring a qualityeducation for every child, developing regional approaches tomeet infrastructure needs, environmental protection and thedevelopment of a green economy. Maggie’s exploratory campaign is focusing on job creation andeconomic growth.
Maggie Hassan lives in Exeter with her husband Tom, and hastwo adult children, Ben (age 23) and Meg (age 18).