Papers of Paul Hodes, 2002 - 2010Manuscript MS-1252

Full Finding Aid

Title:

Papers of Paul Hodes, 2002 - 2010

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1252

Collection Dates:

2002 - 2010

Size of Collection:

7 boxes (12 linear ft.)

Abstract:

Paul William Hodes (b.1951), attorney and former congressman. Dartmouth College Class of 1972. Contains material related to his campaigns for Congress and his time in Washington, DC as a member of the House of Representatives.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Paul Hodes contain material related to his campaigns for Congress including lists of campaign contributions, financial disclosure statements, expense reports, speeches, bank statements and publicity material. Material related to the Federal Election Commission, as well as memorabilia from his time in Washington, DC and material related to New Hampshire politics are also included.

Biography

Paul William Hodes was born on March 21, 1951 In New York City. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1972 and from Boston College Law School in 1978. From 1978 to 1980, Hodes worked as a lawyer for the New Hampshire Department of Justice. He was an Assistant Attorney General from 1980 until 1982. From 1983 until 1996, Hodes was in private practice. In 2004, Hodes ran unsuccessfully as a Democrat for the United State House of Representative. However, in 2006, he won the seat in New Hampshire's 2nd district. He was reelected in 2008. In 2010, he ran unsuccessfully for the Senate. Hodes is currently employed by Shaheen and Gordon, P.A. in Concord, New Hampshire.

Series, Box & Folder List

Series 1, Campaigns, 2002-2010

Material related to his campaigns for Congress.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box: 1, Dates: 2002-2009

Hodes for Congress and Hodes for Senate

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Hodes for Congress: Housing, 2002-2004
  • Folder: 2, Hodes for Congress: Malpractice Insurance, 2003-2004
  • Folder: 3, Hodes for Congress: Speeches and Remarks, 2004
  • Folder: 4, Hodes for Congress: Finance Committee, 2004
  • Folder: 5, Hodes for Congress: Press Clippings, 2004
  • Folder: 6, Hodes for Congress: Dan Vicunas' Files: Questionnaire, correspondence, media info, Bass info, 2004
  • Folder: 7, Hodes for Congress: Fiscal, 2004
  • Folder: 8, Hodes for Congress: Veterans, 2004
  • Folder: 9, Hodes for Congress: Guns, 2004
  • Folder: 10, Hodes for Congress: Medicare/Drugs, 2004
  • Folder: 11, Hodes for Congress: Media Buys, 2004-2006
  • Folder: 12, Hodes for Congress: NGP Software, 2004-2007
  • Folder: 13, Hodes for Congress: Bills, 2005
  • Folder: 14, Hodes for Congress: Parking Tickets, 2005-2007
  • Folder: 15, Hodes for Congress: Press: Letter to the editor with talking points, 2006
  • Folder: 16, Hodes for Congress: Talking points, 2006
  • Folder: 17, Hodes for Congress: Liberty Concepts, 2006
  • Folder: 18, Hodes for Congress: Loans (Paul's debt), 2006
  • Folder: 19, Hodes for Congress: Rental agreement, 2006
  • Folder: 20, Hodes for Congress: Car Loan, 2006
  • Folder: 21, Hodes for Congress: Debate Prep Guide, 2006
  • Folder: 22, Hodes for Congress: Contracts and agreements, 2006
  • Folder: 23, Hodes for Congress: American Fund-raising Group, 2006
  • Folder: 24, Hodes for Congress: Bruce Keiloch, 2006
  • Folder: 25, Hodes for Congress: Chris Trull, 2006
  • Folder: 26, Hodes for Congress: LMS Consulting, 2006
  • Folder: 27, Hodes for Congress: Shea and Associates, 2006
  • Folder: 28, Hodes for Congress: Consulting, 2006-2007
  • Folder: 29, Hodes for Congress: Field Swags, 2006-2007
  • Folder: 30, Hodes for Congress: Democratic Committee, 2006-2007
  • Folder: 31, Hodes for Congress: Ethel Dinetto (Rent), 2007
  • Folder: 32, Hodes for Congress: Granite Clover Storage, 2007
  • Folder: 33, Hodes for Congress: Ciborowski Associates, 2007
  • Folder: 34, Hodes for Congress: Federal Election Committee: Brian Foucart/ Compliance, 2007
  • Folder: 35, Hodes for Congress: Campaign contributions: Act Blue, June 2007
  • Folder: 36, Hodes for Congress: Campaign contributions, September 2007
  • Folder: 37, Hodes for Congress: Campaign contributions, October 2007
  • Folder: 38, Hodes for Congress: Campaign contributions, November 2007
  • Folder: 39, Hodes for Congress: Campaign contributions, December 2007
  • Folder: 40, Hodes for Congress: Quarterly Tax Return, 2008-2009
  • Folder: 41, Hodes for Congress: Checking account register, 2008-2010
  • Folder: 42, Hodes for Congress: Report of receipts and disbursement, 2009
  • Folder: 43, Hodes for Congress: Forms, undated
  • Folder: 44, Hodes for Congress: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 45, Hodes for Senate: Financial Disclosure Statement, 2008
  • Folder: 46, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: Statement of Organizations Forms with quarterly reports, 2008-2010
  • Folder: 47, Hodes for Senate: Call Sheets, 2008-2010
  • Folder: 48, Hodes for Senate: Completed Candidate Questionnaires, 2008
  • Folder: 49, Hodes for Senate: Deposits, January 2008
  • Folder: 50, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Merchant Card Processing Statements, 2008-2010
  • Folder: 51, Hodes for Senate: Bills, 2009
  • Folder: 52, Hodes for Senate: Vehicle Travel Log, 2009
  • Folder: 53, Hodes for Senate: Campaign contributions: Deposits, March 2009
  • Folder: 54, Hodes for Senate: Campaign contributions: Deposits, April 2009
  • Folder: 55, Hodes for Senate: Campaign contributions: Deposits, May 2009
  • Folder: 56, Hodes for Senate: Campaign contributions: Deposits, June 2009
  • Folder: 57, Hodes for Senate: Elinor Yeaton, 2009
  • Folder: 58, Hodes for Senate: Renee Schaeffer, 2009
  • Folder: 59, Hodes for Senate: The New Hampshire Democratic Party, 2009
  • Folder: 60, Hodes for Senate: New Hampshire DOT, 2009
  • Folder: 61, Hodes for Senate: Valerie Martin, 2009
  • Folder: 62, Hodes for Senate: Peggo Hodes, 2009
  • Folder: 63, Hodes for Senate: Paul Hodes: Expense Reports, 2009
  • Folder: 64, Hodes for Senate: Democratic Congressional Campaign, 2009
  • Folder: 65, Hodes for Senate: Club Corp, 2009
  • Folder: 66, Hodes for Senate: John Aristotle Philips, 2009
  • Folder: 68, Hodes for Senate: Statement of Organization, 2010
  • Folder: 69, Hodes for Senate: Statement of Candidacy, 2010
  • Folder: 70, Hodes for Senate: Publicity material, undated

Box: 2, Dates: 2008-2010

Hodes for Senate and Campaign Contribution Batches

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Hodes for Senate: Hodes Property Info, 2009
  • Folder: 2, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, July 2009
  • Folder: 3, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, August 2009
  • Folder: 4, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, September 2009
  • Folder: 5, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, October 2009
  • Folder: 6, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, November 2009
  • Folder: 7, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, December 2009
  • Folder: 8, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Bank of America Statements, 2009
  • Folder: 9, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Expenses by Vendors, April-June 2009
  • Folder: 10, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Profit and Loss Statement, 2009
  • Folder: 11, Hodes for Senate: Paul Hodes draft record, 2009
  • Folder: 12, Hodes for Senate: Financials: T.D. Bank North Statements, 2009-2010
  • Folder: 13, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: Council for a Livable World, 2009
  • Folder: 14, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: Partnership account, 2009-2010
  • Folder: 15, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: Requests for missing information, 2010
  • Folder: 16, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: Joint Fund-raising Agreements, 2010
  • Folder: 17, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: New Hampshire Victory Fund (Joe Biden), 2010
  • Folder: 18, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: 48 Hour Filling, G, 2010
  • Folder: 19, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: 48 Hour Filing, P, 2010
  • Folder: 20, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: Data Exchange Agreement, 2010
  • Folder: 21, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Commission: Miscellaneous, 2010
  • Folder: 22, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, January 2010
  • Folder: 23, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, February 2010
  • Folder: 24, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, March 2010
  • Folder: 25, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, April 2010
  • Folder: 26, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, May 2010
  • Folder: 27, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, June 2010
  • Folder: 28, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, July 2010
  • Folder: 29, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, August 2010
  • Folder: 30, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Reconciliation, October 2010
  • Folder: 31, Hodes for Senate: Answered group correspondence, 2010
  • Folder: 32, Hodes for Senate: Declaration of Candidacy, 2010
  • Folder: 33, Hodes for Senate: Endorsement letters, 2010
  • Folder: 34, Hodes for Senate: Bills, 2010
  • Folder: 35, Hodes for Senate: FEC Information, 2010
  • Folder: 36, Hodes for Senate: FairPoint Communication, 2010
  • Folder: 37, Hodes for Senate: Bank of America Statements, 2010
  • Folder: 38, Hodes for Senate: In-Kind Contribution, 2010
  • Folder: 39, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Citizen Merchant Services (RBS World Pay), 2010
  • Folder: 40, Hodes for Senate: Financials: Laconia Savings Bank CD, 2010
  • Folder: 41, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Committee: HRC PAC, 2010
  • Folder: 42, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Committee: Prohibited contributions, 2010
  • Folder: 43, Hodes for Senate: Federal Election Committee: Reattribution, 2010

Box: 3, Dates: 2009-2010

Campaign Contribution batches

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 4, Dates: circa 2002-2010

Oversize: New Hampshire District Map divided by newspapers they serve; Property deeds, photocopies, circa 1980-2002; "Washington Life" Magazine, Special Collectors Edition, 2009; Campaign posters

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Series 2, Washington, DC, 2004-2010

Contains material related to Hodes' time in Congress.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box: 5, Dates: 2006-2010

Congress

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, New Member Orientation Material: Committee Guide (Rahm Emmanuel), 2006
  • Folder: 2, New Member Orientation Material: United States House of Representative folders with general information, 2006
  • Folder: 3, New Member Orientation Material: Member Service Task Force, New Member Orientation folder, 2006
  • Folder: 4, New Member Orientation Material: Member Elect Office Set-Up Passport, 2006
  • Folder: 5, New Member Orientation Material: "Setting up your Congressional Office", 2006
  • Folder: 6, New Member Orientation Material: House Manual, 110th Congress, 2006
  • Folder: 7, New Member Orientation Material: House Manual, 110th Congress, 2006
  • Folder: 8, New Member Orientation Material: "Program for Newly Elected Members of Congress," Harvard University, Institute of Politics, 2006
  • Folder: 9, New Member Orientation Material: Harvard Institute of Politics material, 2006
  • Folder: 10, New Member Orientation Material: "Legislative Issues and Procedure for New Members," CRS Seminar, 2007
  • Folder: 11, New Member Orientation Material: "Legislative Issues and Procedure for New Members," CRS Seminar, 2007
  • Folder: 12, New Member Orientation Material: "Legislative Issues and Procedure for New Members," CRS Seminar, 2007
  • Folder: 13, New Member Orientation Material: Retail Handbook, 110th Congress, 2007
  • Folder: 14, New Member Orientation Material: Inaugural information, US Congress, 2008
  • Folder: 15, New Member Orientation Material: Information on Washington, DC, undated
  • Folder: 16, New Member Orientation Material: PowerPoint regarding Association of the Handwoven Fabric Industry, undated
  • Folder: 17, New Member Orientation Material: Ethics Training Manual, 2008
  • Folder: 18, New Member Orientation Material: Retreat documents with notes, undated
  • Folder: 19, Official White House photographs with President and Mrs. Obama, 2009-2010
  • Folder: 20, Congratulatory letters to Hodes' 59th Birthday from Joseph Biden, Barack Obama and Steny H. Hoyer, 2010
  • Folder: 21, President Obama's Inauguration correspondence and printed material, 2009
  • Folder: 22, Business and Professional Woman Foundation, speech notes, 2009
  • Folder: 23, The Congressional Club Year Book, 2009-2010
  • Folder: 24, Spouses Resource Handbook, 111th Congress, 2009-2011
  • Folder: 25, White House memorabilia and ephemera, 2009-2010

Box: 6, Dates: 2004-2010

Washington, DC

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, House of Representatives Ethics in Government Act Financial Disclosure Statements, 2004-2009
  • Folder: 2, CRS Report for Congress, 2004-2006
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence: Greeting cards with photographs, 2006
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence: Letters from constituents, November 2006
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence: Letters from constituents, December 2006
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence: Letters from congressional colleagues, 2006
  • Folder: 7, "A New Direction for America", 2006
  • Folder: 8, Congressional Progressive Caucus, 2006
  • Folder: 9, "Bipartisan Redeployment ," by Joseph Biden and Leslie H. Gelb, print out, 2006
  • Folder: 10, Photographs, circa 2006-2010
  • Folder: 11, Mass Communications, 2007
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence: Letters from congressional colleagues, 2007
  • Folder: 13, Staff Advisory Opinion Requests, 2007-2008
  • Folder: 14, CODEL Etheridge, Iraq, February 2008
  • Folder: 15, Shaheen Economic Plan, 2008
  • Folder: 16, Correspondence: Greeting Cards, 2008-2010
  • Folder: 17, Correspondence: Letters from House of Representative colleagues, 2008-2010
  • Folder: 18, Correspondence: Letters of congratulation from foreign countries, 2006
  • Folder: 19, Correspondence: Letters from congressional colleagues, 2008
  • Folder: 20, Correspondence: Letters from foreign ambassadors, 2008
  • Folder: 21, Correspondence: Letters from constituents, 2008-2010
  • Folder: 22, Photographs: Official photographs of Paul Hodes, 2009
  • Folder: 23, Asset Management Agreement, 2009
  • Folder: 24, "Finding from the September Economic Policy Institute Survey: Tracking the Recovery, 2009
  • Folder: 25, Call-up sheet for Coffee with Congressman Hodes, 2009
  • Folder: 26, Correspondence: Letters from constituents, 2009
  • Folder: 26, "Real Security - A Plan to Fulfill the 9/11 Commission Recommendations", 2006
  • Folder: 27, Correspondence: Letters from congressional colleagues, 2009
  • Folder: 27, "Capital Tracks," NARAS Brochure, 2010
  • Folder: 28, U.S. House of Representatives Legislative Activity Guide, 2009
  • Folder: 29, Correspondence: Letters from Michelle Obama with photograph, 2009-2010
  • Folder: 30, Correspondence: Letter from Barack Obama, 2010
  • Folder: 31, Correspondence: Letters from constituents, 2010
  • Folder: 32, Correspondence: Letters from congressional colleagues, 2010
  • Folder: 33, Correspondence: Letters from Vice President Joe Biden, 2010
  • Folder: 34, Correspondence: Letters to Paul Hodes, undated
  • Folder: 35, Congratulations from Working Families (WIN), undated

Series 3, New Hampshire, 1999-2010

Contains material related to New Hampshire politics.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box: 7, Dates: 1999-2010

Miscellaneous including "House Rules and Manual",' 110th and 111th Congress; "The Honorable William H. Rehnquist 1924-2005"; Tributes to Lady Bird Johnson

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "Now One in Five," New Hampshire for Public Policy Studies, 2006
  • Folder: 2, Speech with lists of jokes, circa 2006
  • Folder: 3, Speech: Nashua Announcement with research material, circa 2006
  • Folder: 4, Project Vote Smart: NPAT Department: CV with speech, 2004
  • Folder: 5, Material on Charlie Bass including printouts and clippings, undated
  • Folder: 6, Questionnaires, 2006
  • Folder: 7, Press, printouts and clippings, 2005-2006
  • Folder: 8, New Hampshire Department of Justice: Biannual reports, 1999-2001
  • Folder: 9, New Hampshire Department of Justice: Biannual reports, 2004-2005
  • Folder: 10, New Hampshire Department of Justice: Biannual reports, 2005-2007
  • Folder: 11, New Hampshire Department of Justice: Office of Attorney General reports, 2007-2009
  • Folder: 12, New Hampshire Congressional District Map, 2002
  • Folder: 13, Medicate: Good Medicine for State Economies (Family USA), 2004
  • Folder: 14, Vital Signs 2004: Economic and Social Indicators for New Hampshire (A Labor Market Information Report), 1999-2002
  • Folder: 15, "The Results of the New Hampshire Education Reform," by Brian J. Gottlieb, 2003
  • Folder: 16, New Hampshire Second Congressional District Study, Volume 1, 2006
  • Folder: 17, New Hampshire Second Congressional District Study, Volume 2, 2006
  • Folder: 18, "New Hampshire: A Changing Environment", 2006
  • Folder: 19, Capital Center of the Arts tax returns, 2006-2008
  • Folder: 20, Shaheen and Gordon client list, undated
  • Folder: 21, Thomas W. Decker Case, undated
  • Folder: 22, Hodes Career, photocopy of records, undated
  • Folder: 23, Bob Clergg for Congress: Federal Election Commission, 2008
  • Folder: 24, Bob Clergg for Congress: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 25, Bob Clergg for Congress: Properties-Annual Reports 1986-1995, 2008
  • Folder: 26, Bob Clergg for Congress: Financial Disclosure Forms, 2008
  • Folder: 27, Bob Clergg for Congress: Debra Vanderbeck, 2008
  • Folder: 28, Bob Clergg for Congress: Nash Family Investment, 2008
  • Folder: 29, "Deficit Blues," lyrics, undated
  • Folder: 30, Moving New Hampshire Forward Financials, 2010

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