|Rhode Island Senate District 21|
|January 4, 2011- present|
|January 6, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Birthday||October 18, 1990|
|Place of birth||Providence, RI|
Kettle graduated from Coventry High School and is currently enrolled at Rhode Island College. His professional experience includes working as a dishwasher at Cracker Barrel.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kettle served on the following committees:
|Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Environment & Agriculture, Secretary|
|• Housing & Municipal Government|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kettle served on these committees:
|Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Environment and Agriculture|
|• Housing and Municipal Government|
Kettle won re-election in District 21. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on September 11, 2012. Scott M. Pollard was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Kettle defeated Pollard in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Rhode Island State Senate, District 21, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Nicholas Kettle Incumbent||50.7%||6,977|
|Democratic||Scott M. Pollard||49.2%||6,776|
|Rhode Island State Senate, District 21, 2010|
Kettle was one of 95 challengers to defeat an incumbent in a 2010 state legislative primary. He defeated Leo Blais, who had first been elected to the seat in 1992. He was elected as the youngest serving senator in state history.
|Rhode Island State Senate Republican Primary, District 21 Republican Primary, 2010|
|Leo Blais Incumbent||48.9%||502|
Comprehensive donor information for Nicholas Kettle is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Nicholas Kettle raised a total of $11,299 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 26, 2013.
|Nicholas Kettle's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Rhode Island State Senate, District 21||$6,650|
|2010||Rhode Island State Senate, District 21||$4,649|
|Grand Total Raised||$11,299|
2012Nicholas Kettle won re-election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Nicholas Kettle raised a total of $6,650.
|Rhode Island State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Nicholas Kettle's campaign in 2012|
|Byrnes, Raymond A||$500|
|Byrnes, Raymond A||$250|
|Total Raised in 2012||$6,650|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Nicholas Kettle won election to the Rhode Island State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Nicholas Kettle raised a total of $4,649.
|Rhode Island State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Nicholas Kettle's campaign in 2010|
|Kettle, Nicolas D||$2,500|
|Kettle, Nicholas D||$739|
|Lindsay, Margaret S||$200|
|Kettle, Matthew A||$150|
|Total Raised in 2010||$4,649|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Campaign website
- Senate website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012 2010
- Campaign Facebook Page
- Candidates in Upcoming Elections "Rhode Island Secretary of State," Accessed July 5, 2012
- Providence Journal "For Sen. Nicholas Kettle, it’s an education at Senate and RIC," February 7, 2011
- followthemoney.org, "Kettle, Nicholas" Accessed July 26, 2013
- Nick Kettle For Senate "Who is Nicholas Kettle," Accessed November 17, 2011
Leo Blais (R)
|Rhode Island State Senate District 21
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