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Joseph Palmieri

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Joseph Palmieri
Candidate for
Maine State Senate, District 7

Political party Republican
Profession Small business owner, former TV journalist
Website Joe Palmieri for State Senate
Joseph Palmieri was a 2010 Republican candidate for District 7 of the Maine State Senate. The primary election was on June 8, 2010 and the general election was on November 2, 2010.


Campaign themes


Palmieri's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

  • Jobs - create new, and protect the existing. "Stop new jobs from leaving Maine - and taking our children and grandchildren with them."
  • Taxes - "Ensure families and small businesses keep more of what they earn."
  • Spending - "Stop Augusta from wasting one more penny of our tax dollars."
  • Budget - Prioritize spending and balance the budget - without raising taxes without Federal bailouts."



See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010

After a recount, Palmieri was defeated by Democratic incumbent Lawrence Bliss in the November 2 general election.[2]

Maine State Senate, District 7
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.png Lawrence Bliss (D) 9,172
Joseph Palmieri (R) 9,097

In the June 8th primary election, Palmieri ran unopposed.[3]

Kentucky State Senate, District 1 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent

Green check mark transparent.png Joseph Palmieri 2,875 100%

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