Linda Dill Finn

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Linda Finn
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District 72
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
Personal
ProfessionFinancial services
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Linda Dill Finn is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 72. She joined the house in 2013.

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Business and the economy: "We need to evaluate the 235 Tax Expenditure Programs on the books in RI. Which ones are encouraging increased employment? Which ones are really giving incentives for innovation and growth? How can we encourage reinvestment inRhode Island instead of business’ taking their capital elsewhere?"[1]

Education: "We need to strengthen our public education system. Investment in public education is not only essential to the individual receiving it, but it is also essential to the economic development and future prosperity of our state."[1]

Public Transportation and Bridges: "Where were our local representatives on this issue a year ago? We need to make sure the study being done by the Bridge and Toll Authority is going to include local representation, and we need to look at how we develop more uniform and equitable policies regarding the distribution of state financial transportation costs imposed on us."[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

As of February 13, 2013, Finn has not been assigned to any standing committees.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Finn won election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 72. Finn was unopposed in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated incumbent Daniel Reilly (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [3]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 72, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLinda Dill Finn 50.6% 3,597
     Republican Daniel Reilly Incumbent 49.2% 3,497
     Other Write-in 0.2% 12
Total Votes 7,106

Campaign donors

2012

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Political offices
Preceded by
Daniel Reilly (R)
Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 72
2013–present
Succeeded by
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