3 UNH Law Alumni Elected to U.S. Congress
Yesterday's election brought out record numbers of voters across the nation, and its results ensure that three University of New Hampshire School of Law alumni will be seeing each other regularly on the U.S. Capitol House floor.
Representative Donna F. Edwards, JD '89, was re-elected to serve Maryland's 4th Congressional District. She serves on the Committees on Science and Technology, and Transportation and Infrastructure. She was was named last month as one of "10 Best Members of Congress" by Esquire magazine and noted in 2008 as one of "50 Politicos to Watch" by Politico.
Frank Guinta, MIP '00, was elected to represent New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District. A former mayor of Manchester, this will be his first term in Congress.
Representative Tim Ryan, JD '00, will return to the House to represent the 17th Congressional District in Ohio. He is a member of the House Appropriations Committee.