|Rhode Island House of Representatives District 65|
|January 6, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|High school||East Providence High School|
|Master's||New England College|
Amore earned his bachelor's degree in History from Providence College in 1988 and his master's degree in Public Policy from New England College in 2010. His professional experience includes working as a history teacher at East Providence High School.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Amore served on the following committees:
|Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Health, Education and Welfare|
|• Municipal Government|
Amore's priorities included promoting off-shore wind initiatives, increased infrastructure investment, and passing marriage equality legislation.
Elections for the office of Rhode Island House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on September 9, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 25, 2014. Incumbent Gregg Amore was unopposed in the Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
Amore won election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 65. Amore defeated Timothy Chapman and James A Miller in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated Joseph Botelho Jr. (M) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 65, General Election, 2012|
|Moderate||Joseph Botelho Jr.||32.2%||1,862|
|Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 65 Democratic Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Gregg Amore is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Gregg Amore raised a total of $23,321 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 12, 2013.
|Gregg Amore's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 65||$23,321|
|Grand Total Raised||$23,321|
2012Gregg Amore won election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gregg Amore raised a total of $23,321.
|Rhode Island House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Gregg Amore's campaign in 2012|
|National Education Association Rhode Island||$1,500|
|Providence Fire Fighters Local 799||$1,000|
|Rhode Island Afl-Cio||$800|
|Total Raised in 2012||$23,321|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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Amore and his wife, Lee, have two children.
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- Project Vote Smart, "Biography of Rep. Gregg Amore," accessed June 10, 2014
- Greggamore.com, "Issues," accessed August 21, 2012
- Rhode Island Secretary of State, "Candidates for Representative in General Assembly," accessed June 30, 2014
- Rhode Island Secretary of State, "2014 Statewide Primary Results: Representative in General Assembly," accessed September 26, 2014
- Candidates in Upcoming Elections, "Rhode Island Secretary of State," accessed July 10, 2012
- State of Rhode Island Board of Elections, "2012 Statewide Primary Results," accessed June 10, 2014
- State of Rhode Island Board of Elections, "2012 Statewide General Election Results," accessed June 10, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Amore, Gregg," accessed August 12, 2013
John Savage (R)
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