Speaker - Jeanne Shaheen

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The Honorable Jeanne Shaheen is a Democratic senator of the state of New Hampshire. She was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2008. Senator Shaheen earned a bachelor's degree from Shippensburg University and a master's degree from the University of Mississippi. She became the first woman elected governor of New Hampshire, serving three terms from 1997 to 2003. During her governorship, she led trade missions to Europe and later spent time in Nigeria, Armenia, and the Middle East as an election monitor for the National Democratic Institute. In 2005, she became the director of Harvard University's Institute of Politics at the Kennedy School of Government. The Senator currently serves on the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe and is chair of the European Affairs Subcommittee of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. She also sits on the Committee for Energy and Natural Resources and Committee for Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

2 Programs

Pelosi & Others: What Obama Must Do in a Second Term

09.04.12 | 01:07:06 min | 0 comments

Global Transatlanticism: Where the Allies Are

11.20.09 | 01:25:12 min | 0 comments