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Hodes, Paul, b. 1951



  • Existence: b. 1951

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. He was reelected in 2008. In 2010, he ran unsuccessfully for the Senate. Hodes is currently Counsel to the firm of Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. in Concord, New Hampshire.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Oral history interview with Paul W. Hodes

Identifier: DOH-437
Overview Paul W. Hodes, Class of 1972. Oral history interview documenting Hodes’ activism in the popular movement against the Vietnam War during his time at Dartmouth College. Hodes details the occupation of the administrative building, Parkhurst Hall, by Dartmouth College student activists, and his role as bearing a bullhorn to warn the occupants of the arriving police force. Hodes recalls the impact of the 1970 Kent State shootings, and his decision to participate in the March on Washington in the...

Paul Hodes papers

Identifier: MS-1252
Overview 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 Representative.