New Hampshire Guide
Upcoming Election
Your Elected Officials
Governor
D+
U.S. Senate
D+
Maggie Hassan (D) MEDICAL USE

Hassan supports medical marijuana for those with severe health issues, but opposes any form of recreational use or legalization, despite prior admittance on a morning talk show to using the plant recreationally in the past herself. 

U.S. Senate
C
Jeanne Shaheen (D) MEDICAL USE

Like Hassan, Senator Shaheen is in favor of medical marijuana in severe cases, but opposes legal, recreational marijuana. 

U.S. House District 1
C+
Chris Pappas (D) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Christopher Pappas supports full marijuana legalization for adults in New Hampshire, and has publicly declared his support of such legislation in media, but voted no on the MORE Act in 2019 to deschedule marijauan from the federal Controlled Substances Act. 

U.S. House District 2
A-
Annie Kuster (D)

While Kuster has not been the loudest supporter of legal and medical marijuana, she has not been part of the opposition. Kuster consistently votes in favor of ancillary legislation, but has not publicly taken a clear, hard stance. 

State Senate District 1
State Senate District 2
D
Bob Giuda (R) JAIL TIME FOR POSSESSION
State Senate District 3
D-
Jeb Bradley (R) MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 4
B+
David Watters (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 5
State Senate District 6
C-
James Gray (R) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 7
State Senate District 8
D
Ruth Ward (R) MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 9
State Senate District 10
C
Jay Kahn (D)
State Senate District 11
F
Gary Daniels (R) JAIL TIME FOR POSSESSION NO MEDICAL USE

 "We are in war, and the last thing we need is to tell our citizens that it's OK to use a little marijuana or any other illegal substance"

State Senate District 12
C
Kevin Avard (R) MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 13
B
Cindy Rosenwald (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
State Senate District 14
D
Sharon Carson (R) NO MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 15
C-
State Senate District 16
State Senate District 17
B+
John Reagan (R) MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 18
C
Donna Soucy (D) MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 19
State Senate District 20
State Senate District 21
State Senate District 22
D
Chuck Morse (R) JAIL TIME FOR POSSESSION NO MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 23
D
William Gannon (R) JAIL TIME FOR POSSESSION
State Senate District 24
A
Tom Sherman (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
State House District Belknap 1
State House District Carroll 8
B
William Marsh (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
State House District Cheshire 3
A+
Daniel Eaton (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Sponsoring a cannabis recreational legalization bill in the 2022 session.

State House District Cheshire 8
A
Donovan Fenton (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
State House District Coos 5
A-
State House District Grafton 9
A
Lex Berezhny (R) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE

"Consuming plants should not be a crime."

NORML Survey October 2022

State House District Hillsborough 12
State House District Hillsborough 16
State House District Hillsborough 17
A
Heidi Hamer (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

"It's better to make marijuana possessions legal for everyone in New Hampshire"

NORML Survey October 2022

State House District Hillsborough 38
State House District Hillsborough 39
State House District Hillsborough 40
State House District Hillsborough 41
State House District Rockingham 12
A
Scott Wallace (R) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

"I have and will continue to sponsor and support sensible cannabis reform bills especially along the lines of HB 629 this year. Adults ought to be able to grow their own cannabis and do with it what they please in or on their property WITHOUT government interference of any type."

State House District Rockingham 16
State House District Rockingham 22
D+
State House District Rockingham 28
State House District Rockingham 29
State House District Rockingham 32
State House District Rockingham 33
State House District Rockingham 37
B+
Max Abramson (R) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE
"I have testified numerous times in favor of decriminalization as an elected legislator.
State House District Strafford 11
A
Chuck Grassie (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

"I will support any bill brought before the NH House for the legalizing and regulating the responsible use of marijuana by adults."