Paul represents NH's 2nd District, defeating a six-term incumbent in 2006, and was elected president of his "class" of 41 freshman Democrats.
After graduating from Dartmouth and Boston College Law School, Paul was recruited by David Souter, then NH's Attorney General, to to AG's office, where he prosecuted many high-profile cases against polluters and securities fraud.
From 1983 until his election in 2006, Paul was in private practice, including service as Chair of the Manchester Bar Association.
Paul has spoken out consistently and eloquently on extricating our troops from the war in Iraq. To view his biography and position on important issues, please check out his web site, hodes.house.gov
His talents in the arts are worth a special note!!