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Richard Morrison
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 68
Incumbent
In office
2011 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2010
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
CandidateVerification
Richard P. Morrison (b. April 28, 1965) is a former Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives.

He is an attorney with his own practice, the Law Office of Richard P. Morrison.

Morrison earned his B.S. from Adelphi University and his J.D. from the Southern New England School of Law.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Morrison served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Morrison filed to run for re-election in District 68 and would have been opposed in the Democratic primary on September 11 by John W. Hanley and Kenneth A. Marshall.[1] However, he withdrew from the race in August citing obligations to his family and business.[2]

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

Morrison defeated incumbent Douglas Gablinske in the September 14 Democratic primary and defeated Republican Thomas Carroll in the November 2 general election.[3][4]

Rhode Island House District 68
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Richard Morrison (D) 2357
Thomas Carroll (R) 1581

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Morrison raised a total of $25,337 in campaign funds.[5] His top contributors were:

Donor Amount
Rhode Island Education Association $2,000
Rhode Island Laborers Public Employees $1,300
Morrow, Sharon $1,000
Wollschlager, W J $1,000
Morrison, Dawn M $1,000

Personal

Morrison and his wife Dawn have one daughter, Morgan.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Douglas Gablinske (D)
Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 68
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Kenneth A. Marshall (D)