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Dean J. Cavaretta

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Dean Cavaretta
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Candidate for
Massachusetts State Senate District Middlesex and Worcester District
Date of birth04/05/1971
Place of birthWaltham, MA
ReligionRoman Catholic
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Dean Cavaretta was a 2012 Republican candidate for District Middlesex and Worcester District of the Massachusetts State Senate.


Campaign themes

Cavaretta's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]


  • Excerpt:"Dean will advocate for the implementation of a MCAS exam for U.S. History because learning about America's Founders and Constitution should remain a core subject."


  • Excerpt:"Dean has introduced an Economic Plan that lowers taxes, closes loopholes, and preserves Local Aid. His bill is called an "Act to Make MA Competitive for New Jobs." It sets as a goal the elimination of ALL special tax breaks and giveaways to lower rates for everyone else."

Save Medicare for Seniors

  • Excerpt:"Lower premiums by allowing health insurers to compete across state lines, and improve choice and affordability with differently tailored plans for small businesses and individuals."



See also: Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2012

Cavaretta ran in the 2012 election for Massachusetts State Senate District Middlesex and Worcester District. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 6 and was defeated by incumbent James B. Eldridge (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Massachusetts State Senate, Middlesex and Worcester District, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJames Eldridge Incumbent 64.8% 52,922
     Republican Dean Cavaretta 35.2% 28,797
Total Votes 81,719

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