Rhode Island House of Representatives District 35
|Rhode Island House of Representatives District 35|
|Current incumbent||Spencer Dickinson|
|Ethnicity||4.5% Black, 4% Hispanic|
|Voting age||84.7% age 18 and over|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
As of the 2010 census, a total of 14,728 civilians reside within Rhode Island's thirty-fifth state house district. Rhode Island state representatives represent an average of 14,034 residents. After the 2000 Census, each member represented 13,978 residents.
About the chamber
- See also: Comparison of state legislative salaries
As of 2013, members of the Rhode Island Legislature are paid $14,185.95/year during legislative sessions. Legislators receive no per diem.
If there is a vacancy in the house, a special election must be held to fill the vacant seat. The Secretary of State must call for an election to be held anywhere from 70 to 90 days after the vacancy occurred. No election can be held if the vacancy happens after the first Monday in February during an election year. The person elected to fill the seat serves for the remainder of the unfilled term.
Elections for the office of Rhode Island House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place September 9, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 25, 2014. Incumbent Spencer Dickinson faced Kathleen Fogarty in the Democratic primary, while Lacey McGreevy was unopposed in the Republican primary.
Elections for the office of Rhode Island House of Representatives consisted of a primary election on September 11, 2012, and a general election on November 6, 2012. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 27, 2012. Incumbent Spencer Dickinson (D) defeated James Haldeman (R) in the general election and defeated Kathleen Fogarty in the Democratic primary. Haldeman was unopposed in the Republican primary.
|Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 35, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Spencer Dickinson Incumbent||54.2%||2,470|
|Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 35 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Spencer Dickinson Incumbent||52.8%||514|
Since 2000, candidates for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 35 have raised a total of $195,090. Candidates who raised money in contributions earned $12,193 on average. All figures come from Follow the Money.
|Campaign contributions, Rhode Island House of Representatives District 35|
|* Campaign finance data for 2012 is incomplete for this district.|
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