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Leah Cole

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Leah Cole
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Massachusetts House of Representatives, Twelfth Essex District
In office
May 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$60,032.60/year
Per diem$10-$100/day
Elections and appointments
First electedApril 2, 2013
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Leah Cole is a Republican member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Twelfth Essex District. She was first elected to the chamber in a special election on April 2, 2013.



See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Massachusetts House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on September 9, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Beverley Griffin Dunne faces James Moutsoulas in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Leah Cole is unopposed in the Republican primary.


See also: Massachusetts state legislative special elections, 2013

Cole won election in the special election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Twelfth Essex District. The seat was vacant following the death of Joyce Spiliotis (D) on November 29, 2012. Cole defeated Gregory S. Bunn in the March 5 Republican primary and defeated Beverly A. Griffin Dunne (D) and Dave Gravel (I) in the special election, which took place on April 2, 2013.[1][2][3][4]

Massachusetts House of Representatives, Twelfth Essex District, Special Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLeah Cole 35.2% 1,878
     Democratic Beverly A. Griffin Dunne 33.8% 1,805
     Independent Dave Gravel 31% 1,655
Total Votes 5,338

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Preceded by
Joyce Spiliotis (D)
Massachusetts House of Representatives Essex 12
May 2013 - Present
Succeeded by