Rockingham County Dist. 1 (Northwood & Nottingham) (Sept. 19, 2023)

The Governor and Executive Council, at their meeting held on May 31, 2023, approved the Precept to hold a SPECIAL ELECTION for State Representative from Rockingham County District 1 (Northwood and Nottingham).

Filing Period: June 5-9, 2023.  Candidates may file with the Town Clerks of Northwood and Nottingham on Monday June 5th or Tuesday June 6th ONLY during normal business hours OR candidates may file with the Secretary of State on any day Monday - Friday.

Primary Election: August 1, 2023

Special Election: September 19, 2023



  • Hal Rafter, Nottingham (22 N River Lake Rd) 03290 (245 votes - Primary WINNER) (General Election votes 1571 - WINNER)


  • James Guzofski, Northwood (87 1st NH Tpke) 03261 (230 votes - Primary WINNER) (General Election votes 1240)
  • Jessica Sternberg, Nottingham (8 West Lane) 03290 (184 votes - Primary)

Representative elect Rafter was sworn into office by the Governor and Executive Council on October 4, 2023.

Reporting Requirements:  Reports may be filed by paper OR registration for filing purposes can be made on the Campaign Finance System (CFS)  at  

Campaign Finance Reporting Dates for the Primary:  July 12, 2023; July 26, 2023; and August 9, 2023 

Campaign Finance Forms for the Primary Candidates  |  Committees 


Campaign Finance Reporting Dates for the General:  August 30, 2023; September 13, 2023; and September 27, 2023

Campaign Finance Forms for the General Candidates Committees