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Joseph McNamara
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 19
Incumbent
In office
1995 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 19
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAdministrator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Joseph M. McNamara (b. September 7, 1950) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 19. McNamara joined the Rhode Island House of Representatives in 1995. He previously served as House Deputy Majority Leader.

Education

McNamara earned his BS from Boston University. He went on to receive his MEd from Providence College.

Professional experience

McNamara is an administrator.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Health, Education and Welfare, Chair
Environment and Natural Resources

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McNamara served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

McNamara won re-election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 19. McNamara 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 19, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph McNamara Incumbent 97.1% 5,546
     Other Write-in 2.9% 163
Total Votes 5,709

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

McNamara won re-election to the 19th District Seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary election and defeated Republican Maureen O'Gorman and Moderate Anthony DuBoisin the general election on November 2, 2010.[2][3]

Rhode Island House District 19
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Joseph McNamara (D) 3309
Maureen O'Gorman (R) 1725
Anthony DuBois (M) 507

2008

In 2008 McNamara was re-elected to the Rhode Island House District 19. McNamara (D) finished with 4,598 votes while his opponent Robert Paquin (R) finished with 2,091 votes.[4] McNamara raised $16,980 for his campaign fund.[5]

Rhode Island House District 19
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Joseph McNamrar (D) 4,598
Robert Paquin (R) 2,091

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, McNamara raised $19,085 in campaign donations. The top contributors to the campaign are listed below.[6]

Rhode Island House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Joseph McNamara's campaign in 2010
Rhode Island Brotherhood Of Correctional Officers$1,000
Amalgamated Transit Union$650
Rhode Island Medical Society$500
Operating Engineers Local 57$400
Rhode Island Dental Association$400
Total Raised in 2010 $19,085

Personal

McNamara and his wife, Diane, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 19
1995–present
Succeeded by
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