Linda Dill Finn
|Rhode Island House of Representatives District 72|
|January 6, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|High school||Barrington High School|
Finn earned her B.S. from Boston College in 1981. Her professional experience includes owning Linda Finn Garden Design.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Finn served on the following committees:
|Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Small Business|
Finn highlighted the following issues:
Business and the economy: "We need to evaluate the 235 Tax Expenditure Programs on the books in RI. Which ones are encouraging increased employment? Which ones are really giving incentives for innovation and growth? How can we encourage reinvestment inRhode Island instead of business’ taking their capital elsewhere?"
Education: "We need to strengthen our public education system. Investment in public education is not only essential to the individual receiving it, but it is also essential to the economic development and future prosperity of our state."
Public Transportation and Bridges: "Where were our local representatives on this issue a year ago? We need to make sure the study being done by the Bridge and Toll Authority is going to include local representation, and we need to look at how we develop more uniform and equitable policies regarding the distribution of state financial transportation costs imposed on us."
Finn won election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 72. Finn was unopposed in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated incumbent Daniel Reilly (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 72, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Linda Dill Finn||50.6%||3,597|
|Republican||Daniel Reilly Incumbent||49.2%||3,497|
Comprehensive donor information for Linda Dill Finn is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Linda Dill Finn raised a total of $5,530 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 12, 2013.
|Linda Dill Finn's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 72||$5,530|
|Grand Total Raised||$5,530|
2012Linda Dill Finn won election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Linda Dill Finn raised a total of $5,530.
|Rhode Island House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Linda Dill Finn's campaign in 2012|
|Fund for Democratic Priorities||$500|
|Rhode Island House Leadership Pac||$500|
|National Education Association Rhode Island||$375|
|Coventry Teachers Alliance||$300|
|Fund For Democratic Leadership||$250|
|Total Raised in 2012||$5,530|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Finn and her husband, John, have two children.
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- Campaign contributions: 2012
Daniel Reilly (R)
|Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 72
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