Joseph McNamara

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Joseph McNamara
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 19
Incumbent
In office
1995 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 19
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBoston University
Master'sProvidence College
Personal
ProfessionAdministrator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Joseph M. McNamara (b. September 7, 1950) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 19. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994. He previously served as House Deputy Majority Leader.

Biography

McNamara earned his B.S. from Boston University and his M.Ed. from Providence College. His professional experience includes working as an administrator.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McNamara served on the following committees:

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Health, Education and Welfare, Chair
Environment and Natural Resources

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McNamara served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McNamara served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

McNamara won re-election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 19. McNamara was unopposed in the September 11 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 19, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph McNamara Incumbent 97.1% 5,546
     Other Write-in 2.9% 163
Total Votes 5,709

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

McNamara won re-election to the 19th District seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary election and defeated Republican Maureen O'Gorman and Moderate Anthony DuBoisin the general election on November 2, 2010.[2][3]

Rhode Island House District 19
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Joseph McNamara (D) 3309
Maureen O'Gorman (R) 1725
Anthony DuBois (M) 507

2008

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2008

In 2008, McNamara was re-elected to the Rhode Island House District 19. McNamara (D) finished with 4,598 votes while his opponent Robert Paquin (R) finished with 2,091 votes.[4] McNamara raised $16,980 for his campaign fund.[5]

Rhode Island House District 19
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Joseph McNamrar (D) 4,598
Robert Paquin (R) 2,091

Campaign amounts

Comprehensive donor information for Joseph McNamara is available dating back to 1994. Based on available campaign finance records, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $108,110 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 1, 2013.[6]

Joseph McNamara's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 19 Won $19,053
2010 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 19 Won $19,085
2008 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 19 Won $16,980
2006 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 19 Won $21,255
2004 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 19 Won $21,255
2002 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 19 Won $3,100
2000 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 29 Won $1,370
1998 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 29 Won $665
1996 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 29 Won $1,650
1994 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 29 Won $3,697
Grand Total Raised $108,110

2012

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $19,053.

2010

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $19,085.

2008

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $16,980.

2006

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $21,255.

2004

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $21,255.

2002

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $3,100.

2000

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $1,370.

1998

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $665.

1996

Joseph McNamara won re-election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1996. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $1,650.

1994

Joseph McNamara won election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1994. During that election cycle, Joseph McNamara raised a total of $3,697.

Personal

McNamara and his wife, Diane, have two children.

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Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 19
1995–present
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