|Rhode Island House of Representatives District 30|
|1993 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
Watson earned his B.A. from the University of Denver in 1982. He went on to receive his J.D. from Catholic University Columbus School of Law in 1986.
He currently works as an attorney.
Watson served in the Rhode Island State Senate from 1989 to 1991, and served in Rhode Island House of Representatives from 1993-2013. He served as House Minority Leader from 1998 until his retirement.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Watson served on these committees: Legislative Services, Secretary
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Watson served on these committees:
- Health, Education and Welfare Committee, Rhode Island House of Representatives
- Legislative Services, Secretary
Watson did not run for re-election in 2012.
|Rhode Island House District 30|
|Robert Watson (R)||3349|
|Robert Bolton (I)||2540|
In 2008 Watson was re-elected to the Rhode Island State House District 30. Watson (R) finished with 4,055 votes while his opponent Jean Guliano (D) finished with 3,387 votes. Watson raised $33,775 for his campaign fund.
|Rhode Island State House District 30|
|Robert Watson (R)||4,055|
|Jean Guliano (D)||3,387|
In 2010, Watson raised $1,000 in campaign donations.
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996, 1994
- Candidates in Upcoming Elections, "Rhode Island Secretary of State," accessed July 9, 2012
- Unofficial results for Rhode Island state District 30 representative Republican primary, 9/14/2010
- State of Rhode Island Board of Elections, "2010 Statewide General Election Results," accessed June 10, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Rhode Island House election results, 2008," accessed June 10, 2014
- Campaign funds
- Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign Contributions
|Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 30
| Succeeded by|
Antonio Giarrusso (R)