|Massachusetts House of Representatives, Seventh Bristol District|
|January 5, 2013 - Present|
|January 7, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Chairman, City of Fall River Planning Board|
|High school||BMC Durfee High School|
|Master's||Salve Regina University|
|Service/branch||U.S. Marine Corps - Vietnam veteran|
|Date of birth||October 19, 1951|
|Profession||Law enforcement officer|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Silvia served on the following committees:
|Massachusetts Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Personnel and Administration|
|• Elder Affairs Joint|
|• Public Safety and Homeland Security Joint|
Silvia won election in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Seventh Bristol District. He defeated incumbent Kevin Aguiar in the September 6 Democratic primary. The vote tally was exceptionally close and eventually went to a recount. Despite some lingering questions from Aguiar's attorney, recount officials handed in results on September 14, 2013, declaring that Silvia had won by 26 votes.He was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Massachusetts House of Representatives, Seventh Bristol District Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Kevin Aguiar Incumbent||49.7%||2,127|
|Massachusetts House of Representatives Democratic Primary Democratic Primary, 2010|
|Kevin Aguiar Incumbent||53.9%||1,955|
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Kevin Aguiar (D)
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