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Karyn Polito

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Karyn Polito
Massachusetts House of Representatives Eleventh Worcester
Former representative
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Attorney
Karyn Polito was a Republican member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives. She represented the Eleventh Worcester from 2001-2011.

On March 2, 2010, Polito announced she would be running for state treasurer.[1]

Polito is an attorney. She served as Commissioner of the Massachusetts State Lottery from 1999-2000, was a Shrewsbury Town Meeting Member from 1993-2000, and Shrewsbury Selectman from 1995-1998.

She is a member of the Corridor Nine Chamber of Commerce, Shrewsbury Education Foundation, Shrewsbury League of Women Voters, University of Massachusetts Memorial Foundation Board of Directors, and the Worcester County Bar Association.[2]

Committee assignments



Polito did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Polito won re-election to the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Eleventh Worcester, unopposed.[3]

Polito raised $110,247 for her campaign.[4]

Massachusetts State House of Representatives, Eleventh Worcester (2008)
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.png Karyn E. Polito (R) 17,241
All Others 93
Blanks 4,037

Campaign donors


Polito raised $110,247 in the 2008 election cycle.

Her major contributors are listed below. [5]

Donor Amount
Joseph J. Cariglia $750
Joseph A. Polito Jr. $700
Michael D. Cimini $600
John G. Preston $550

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Political offices
Preceded by
Massachusetts House of Representatives Worcester 11
Succeeded by
Matthew Beaton (R)