New Hampshire

On Tuesday February 12, 2019, the House Election Law Committee voted to retain the National Popular Vote bill (status of HB 541) in committee and consider it someteimes in the Fall 2019.

On Tuesday January 29, 2019, the House Election Law Committee held a public hearing on the National Popular Vote bill (status of HB 541).  

In January 2019, Representatives Ellen Read, William Pearson, Sherry Frost, Ivy Vann, Richard Abel introduced the National Popular Vote bill in the New Hampshire House (status of HB 541).

In January 2017, Representatives William Pearson, Wayne Burton, Delmar Burridge, Richard Abel, and Catt Sandler introduced the National Popular Vote bill (Status of HB447)

A survey of 800 New Hampshire voters conducted on December 16-17, 2008 showed 69% overall support for a national popular vote for President. Support was 80% among Democrats, 57% among Republicans, and 69% among independents. By age, support was 65% among 18-29 year olds, 66% among 30-45 year olds, 69% among 46-65 year olds, and 72% for those older than 65. By gender, support was 76% among women and 57% among men. By race, support was 72% among whites (representing 92% of respondents and 56% among Others (representing 8% of respondents). The survey has a margin of error of plus or minus 3 1/2%.