Douglas Gablinske

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Douglas Gablinske
Rhode Island House District 68
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Douglas Gablinske (b. February 20, 1953) was a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 68. He served from 2007 to 2010.

Gablinske earned his BA in Social Science from Providence College in 1975.

In 1996, Gablinske worked as President of AppraiseRI/East Bay Appraisal.

Gablinske has served as Vice Chairman of the Bristol Town Council. He joined the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2007. He has served in that position since, representing the 68th District.

Committee assignments

While a member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, Gablinske served on the following committees:



See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

Gablinske ran unsuccessfully for re-election to the 68th District Seat in 2010. Richard Morrison defeated him in the September 14 Democratic primary election.[1] Morrison faced Republican Thomas Carroll in the general election on November 2, 2010.


In 2008 Gablinske was re-elected to the Rhode Island House District 68. Gablinske (D) finished with 3,827 votes while his opponent Matthew Pion (I) finished with 2,753 votes.[2] Gablinske raised $36,640 for his campaign fund.[3]

Rhode Island House District 68
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Douglas Gablinske (D) 3,827
Matthew Pion (I) 2,753

Campaign donors

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Douglas Gablinske's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
M. Anne Szostak $1,000
Wayne A. Gablinske $1,000
Bertha Beth Davis $1,000
Jessica Dietz $1,000
Barrett W. Bready $1,000


Gablinske and his wife, Patricia, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 68
Succeeded by
Richard Morrison (D)