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Amore won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012|Rhode Island House of Representatives]] District 65. Amore defeated [[Timothy Chapman]] and [[James A Miller]] in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated [[Joseph Botelho Jr.]] (M) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://sos.ri.gov/candidates/ ''Candidates in Upcoming Elections'' "Rhode Island Secretary of State," accessed July 11, 2012]</ref>
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Amore won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012|Rhode Island House of Representatives]] District 65. Amore defeated [[Timothy Chapman]] and [[James A Miller]] in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated [[Joseph Botelho Jr.]] (M) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://sos.ri.gov/candidates/ ''Candidates in Upcoming Elections'', "Rhode Island Secretary of State," accessed July 11, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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Gregg Amore
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 65
Incumbent
In office
2013-Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolEast Providence High School
Bachelor'sProvidence College
Master'sNew England College
Personal
ProfessionTeacher
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Gregg M. Amore is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 65. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Amore earned his bachelor's degree in History from Providence College in 1988 and his master's degree in Public Policy from New England College in 2010. His professional experience includes working as a history teacher at East Providence High School.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Amore served on the following committees:

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Health, Education and Welfare
Municipal Government

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Amore's priorities included promoting off-shore wind initiatives, increased infrastructure investment, and passing marriage equality legislation.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Amore won election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 65. Amore defeated Timothy Chapman and James A Miller in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated Joseph Botelho Jr. (M) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 65, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGregg Amore 67.4% 3,898
     Moderate Joseph Botelho Jr. 32.2% 1,862
     Other Write-in 0.4% 24
Total Votes 5,784
Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 65 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGregg Amore 40.4% 845
Timothy Chapman 37.5% 784
James Miller 22% 460
Total Votes 2,089

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gregg Amore is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Gregg Amore raised a total of $23,321 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 12, 2013.[4]

Gregg Amore's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 65 Won $23,321
Grand Total Raised $23,321

2012

Gregg Amore won election to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gregg Amore raised a total of $23,321.
Rhode Island House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gregg Amore's campaign in 2012
National Education Association Rhode Island$1,500
Providence Fire Fighters Local 799$1,000
Rhode Island Afl-Cio$800
Shadrick, David$550
Melo, Helio$500
Total Raised in 2012$23,321
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Amore and his wife, Lee, have two children.

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Preceded by
John Savage (R)
Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 65
2013–present
Succeeded by
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