Richard A. Poirier

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Richard Poirier
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Candidate for
Rhode Island State Senate District 22
Prior offices
Smithfield Town Council
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Richard Poirier was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 22 of the Rhode Island State Senate.



See also: Rhode Island State Senate elections, 2012

Poirier ran in the 2012 election for Rhode Island State Senate District 22. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 11. Stephen R. Archambault was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent John Tassoni (D) did not run for re-election. Poirier was defeated by Archambault in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

Rhode Island State Senate, District 22, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngStephen R. Archambault 59% 7,389
     Republican Richard A. Poirier 40.8% 5,107
     Other Write-in 0.2% 22
Total Votes 12,518

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Poirier opposes higher property taxes, and states that he will keep environmental laws strong and effective.[2]

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