James McLaughlin

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James McLaughlin
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 57
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
James N. McLaughlin (b. November 6, 1943) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 57. McLaughlin joined the house in 2011.

He served in the U.S. Army where he also earned hi G.E.D. After he transitioned to civilian life, he worked as a body and automotive technician.

McLaughlin is automotive and auto body certified.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Health, Education and Welfare
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

McLaughlin won re-election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 57. McLaughlin was unopposed in the September 11 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 57, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJames McLaughlin Incumbent 98% 3,851
     Other Write-in 2% 80
Total Votes 3,931

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

McLaughlin defeated incumbent Kenneth Vaudreuil in the September 14 Democratic primary and faced no opposition in the November 2 general election.[2][3]

Rhode Island House District 57
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png James McLaughlin (D) 2847

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2001, McLaughlin raised a total of $4,477 in campaign funds.[4] His top contributors were:

Donor Amount
McLaughlin, James N $3,327
Zabinski, Barbara $100
Dacosta, Manuel N $100
Macbeth, Karen $100
Issa, Daniel J $100
Faria, Joseph L $100
Menard, Rene $100

Personal

McLaughlin and his wife Gilda Rose have four children, Chad, Jim Jr., Aaron, and Courtney.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kenneth Vaudreuil (D)
Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 57
2011–present
Succeeded by
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