Bette Lasky

Bette Lasky DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Bette LaskyDEMDemocrat American politician
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Bette R. Lasky (born March 16, 1947) was a member of the New Hampshire Senate, representing the 13th District from 2008 to 2010, and again from 2012 until her retirement in 2018. During her tenure, Lasky represented Wards 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9 in Nashua, New Hampshire. While on the State Senate she has served as Chair of the Election Law and Veteran's affairs Committee. Lasky has also served as Vice-Chair of the Judiciary Committee, and as a member of the Education Committee, and the Energy, Environment, and Economic Development Committee. Prior to becoming a State Senator, Lasky served in the New Hampshire House of Representatives for five terms, and served as Assistant Majority Leader during the 2007-2008 biennium. Prior to that, Lasky served as the House Minority Whip. Lasky has also served as Chair of the Nashua Planning Board, as a Nashua City Councilwoman, and as Vice Chairman of the Nashua City Committee. Lasky holds a degree in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and currently lives in Nashua with her husband Dr. Elliot Lasky. They have two grown daughters.

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Education3 - 3 of 1
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bachelors Political Science
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
Assistant House Majority Leader
New Hampshire State House of Representatives
2007 - 2008
New Hampshire State House of Representatives
1998 - 2008
Former Member
Board of Selectman, City of Nashua
House Minority Whip
New Hampshire State House of Representatives
Other Experience1 - 11 of 11
Vice Chair
Democratic City Committee, City of Nashua
Former Board Member
Disabilities Rights Center
Former Member
BOard of Directors, Girls Incorporated, Nashua
Former Member
New Hampshire Association for the Blind
Womens Obschestvo Remeslenovo i Zemledelcheskovo Trouda (ORT)
Capital Improvements Committee, City of Nashua
Former Chair
Election Law and Veterans Affairs Committee, New Hampshire State Senate
Former Chair
Planning Board, City of Nashua
Former Member
Public and Municipal Affairs Committee, New Hampshire State Senate
Former Member
Commerce Committee, New Hampshire State Senate
Former Vice Chair
Judiciary Committee, New Hampshire State Senate