Kathy Sullivan (American politician)

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This article is about the New Hampshire politician. For other U.S. politicians, see Kathy Sullivan (disambiguation).

Kathleen Sullivan (born 21 June 1954 in Manchester, New Hampshire [1]) is an American attorney, and former chairwoman of the New Hampshire Democratic Party. She served as a member of the United States Electoral College in 2008, when she cast one of New Hampshire's four Electoral Votes for Barack Obama and Joe Biden.

Her father, Henry Phillip Sullivan (1916–2003), was an attorney, state senator, state representative, and candidate for governor; her mother, the former Mary McCaffrey (1919–1997), was a state representative.[2]

Sullivan is married to John Rist, the principal of Manchester Central High School. She appears in the Marlo Poras documentary Run Granny Run about Doris Haddock's 2004 U.S. Senate campaign.


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