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Rep Dick Ames

Ways and Means

Cheshire District - 9

Parent of 3, grandparent of 7; married to Heather Woods Ames for 53 years; Jaffrey homeowner.

State Rep for Cheshire 9 since 2012: in 2019-2020 session, served as Vice-Chair, House Ways & Means Committee, and Member, Commission to Study School Funding

Former Chair of Amos Fortune Forum, Jaffrey Energy Committee, and NH Gaming Regulatory Oversight Authority

Worked 20 years as attorney/general counsel for public education and human service agencies, and 16 years as attorney for mentally ill and mentally disabled persons and their families

Harvard College. Harvard Law School. US Peace Corps, Philippines.

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