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===3.  First Bristol and Plymouth District===
 
===3.  First Bristol and Plymouth District===
:* Michael Coogan (D)
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:* [[Michael Coogan]] (D)
:* Lorne Lawless (D)
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:* [[Lorne Lawless]] (D)
:* Derek Maksy (R)
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:* [[Derek Maksy]] (R)
:* John Mitchell (D)
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:* [[John Mitchell]] (D)
:* Michael Rodrigues (D)
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:* [[Michael Rodrigues]] (D)
  
 
===4. Second Bristol and Plymouth District===
 
===4. Second Bristol and Plymouth District===
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===5. Cape and Islands District===
 
===5. Cape and Islands District===
:* James H. Crocker, Jr. (R)
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:*[[James H. Crocker, Jr.]] (R)
:* Sheila Lyons (D)
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:* [[Sheila Lyons]] (D)
:* Eric Steinhelber (R)
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:* [[Eric Steinhelber]] (R)
:* Daniel Wolf (D)
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:* [[Daniel Wolf]] (D)
  
 
===6. First Essex District===
 
===6. First Essex District===
 
:*[[Steven Baddour]]  Incumbent Baddour, a Democrat, has represented this district since January 2002.
 
:*[[Steven Baddour]]  Incumbent Baddour, a Democrat, has represented this district since January 2002.
:* Stephen Cole (R)
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:* [[Stephen Cole]] (R)
:* Sean Downing (R)
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:* [[Sean Downing]] (R)
  
 
===7. Second Essex District===
 
===7. Second Essex District===
 
:* [[Frederick Berry]]  Incumbent Berry, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1982.
 
:* [[Frederick Berry]]  Incumbent Berry, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1982.
:* Richard Jolitz (R)
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:* [[Richard Jolitz]] (R)
  
 
===8. First Essex and Middlesex District===
 
===8. First Essex and Middlesex District===
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===9. Second Essex and Middlesex District===
 
===9. Second Essex and Middlesex District===
:* Barry Finegold (D)
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:* [[Barry Finegold]] (D)
:* John Kelly (D)
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:* [[John Kelly]] (D)
:* Patrick Rahilly (R)
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:* [[Patrick Rahilly]] (R)
:* Debbie Silberstein (D)
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:* [[Debbie Silberstein]] (D)
:* Jamison Tomasek (R)
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:* [[Jamison Tomasek]] (R)
:* John J. Wilson, Jr. (D)
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:* [[John J. Wilson, Jr.]] (D)
  
 
===10. Third Essex and Middlesex District===
 
===10. Third Essex and Middlesex District===
 
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:* Christopher Dent (R)
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:* [[Christopher Dent]] (R)
 
:* [[Thomas McGee]]  Incumbent McGee, a Democrat, has represented this district since May 2002.
 
:* [[Thomas McGee]]  Incumbent McGee, a Democrat, has represented this district since May 2002.
  
 
===11. Hampden District===
 
===11. Hampden District===
:* Kenneth Condon (R)
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:* [[Kenneth Condon]] (R)
:* Susan Dawson (D)
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:* [[Susan Dawson]] (D)
:* Robert Magovern (R)
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:* [[Robert Magovern]] (R)
:* Ronald Patenaude (D)
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:* [[Ronald Patenaude]] (D)
:* James Welch (D)
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:* [[James Welch]] (D)
  
 
===12. First Hampden and Hampshire District===
 
===12. First Hampden and Hampshire District===
 
:* [[Gale Candaras]]  Incumbent Candaras, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2006.
 
:* [[Gale Candaras]]  Incumbent Candaras, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2006.
:* Thomas McCarthy (R)
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:* [[Thomas McCarthy]] (R)
  
 
===13. Second Hampden and Hampshire District===
 
===13. Second Hampden and Hampshire District===
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===15. First Middlesex District===
 
===15. First Middlesex District===
:* James Buba (R)
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:* [[James Buba]] (R)
:* Christian Doherty (D)
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:* [[Christian Doherty]] (D)
:* Eileen Donoghue (D)
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:* [[Eileen Donoghue]] (D)
  
 
===16. Second Middlesex District===
 
===16. Second Middlesex District===
:* David Carnevale (R)
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:* [[David Carnevale]] (R)
 
:* [[Patricia Jehlen]]  Incumbent Jehlen, a Democrat, has represented this district since September 2005.
 
:* [[Patricia Jehlen]]  Incumbent Jehlen, a Democrat, has represented this district since September 2005.
  
 
===17. Third Middlesex District===
 
===17. Third Middlesex District===
:* Eric Dahlberg (R)
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:* [[Eric Dahlberg]] (R)
 
:* [[Susan Fargo]]  Incumbent Fargo, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1996.
 
:* [[Susan Fargo]]  Incumbent Fargo, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1996.
:* Sandra Martinez (R)
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:* [[Sandra Martinez]] (R)
  
 
===18. Fourth Middlesex District===
 
===18. Fourth Middlesex District===
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===19. Middlesex and Essex District===
 
===19. Middlesex and Essex District===
:* Katherine Clark (D)
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:* [[Katherine Clark]] (D)
:* Michael Day (D)
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:* [[Michael Day]] (D)
:* Craig Spadafora (R)
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:* [[Craig Spadafora]] (R)
  
 
===20. First Middlesex and Norfolk District===
 
===20. First Middlesex and Norfolk District===
 
:* [[Cynthia Stone Creem]]  Incumbent Creem, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1998.
 
:* [[Cynthia Stone Creem]]  Incumbent Creem, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1998.
:* Charles Rudnick (D)
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:* [[Charles Rudnick]] (D)
  
 
===21. Second Middlesex and Norfolk District===
 
===21. Second Middlesex and Norfolk District===
:* Edward McGrath (R)
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:* [[Edward McGrath]] (R)
 
:* [[Karen Spilka]]  Incumbent Spilka, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2004.
 
:* [[Karen Spilka]]  Incumbent Spilka, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2004.
  
 
===22. Middlesex and Worcester District===
 
===22. Middlesex and Worcester District===
 
:* [[James Eldridge]]  Incumbent Eldridge, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2006.
 
:* [[James Eldridge]]  Incumbent Eldridge, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2006.
:* George Thompson (R)
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:* [[George Thompson]] (R)
  
 
===23. Middlesex, Suffolk and Essex District===
 
===23. Middlesex, Suffolk and Essex District===
:* Barbara Bush (R)
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:* [[Barbara Bush]] (R)
 
:* [[Sal DiDomenico]]  Incumbent DiDomenico, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2010.
 
:* [[Sal DiDomenico]]  Incumbent DiDomenico, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2010.
:* Timothy Flaherty (D)
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:* [[Timothy Flaherty]] (D)
  
 
===24. Norfolk and Plymouth District===
 
===24. Norfolk and Plymouth District===
:* Daniel Dewey (R)
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:* [[Daniel Dewey]] (R)
:* John Keenan (D)
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:* [[John Keenan]] (D)
:* Arthur Tobin (D)
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:* [[Arthur Tobin]] (D)
  
 
===25. Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex District===
 
===25. Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex District===
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===26. Norfolk, Bristol, and Plymouth District===
 
===26. Norfolk, Bristol, and Plymouth District===
:* Robert Burr, Jr. (R)
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:* [[Robert Burr, Jr.]] (R)
 
:* [[Brian Joyce]]  Incumbent Joyce, a Democrat, has represented this district since January 1998.
 
:* [[Brian Joyce]]  Incumbent Joyce, a Democrat, has represented this district since January 1998.
:* Richard Livingston (R)
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:* [[Richard Livingston]] (R)
  
 
===27. Plymouth and Barnstable District===
 
===27. Plymouth and Barnstable District===
:* Thomas Francis Keyes (R)
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:* [[Thomas Francis Keyes]] (R)
 
:* [[Therese Murray]]  Incumbent Murray, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1992.
 
:* [[Therese Murray]]  Incumbent Murray, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1992.
  
 
===28. First Plymouth and Bristol District===
 
===28. First Plymouth and Bristol District===
 
:* [[Marc Pacheco]]  Incumbent Pacheco, a Democrat, has represented thisl district since 1992.
 
:* [[Marc Pacheco]]  Incumbent Pacheco, a Democrat, has represented thisl district since 1992.
:* David Pottier (R)
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:* [[David Pottier]] (R)
  
 
===29. Second Plymouth and Bristol District===
 
===29. Second Plymouth and Bristol District===
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===32. Second Suffolk District===
 
===32. Second Suffolk District===
 
:* [[Sonia Chang-Diaz]]  Incumbent Chang-Diaz, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2008.
 
:* [[Sonia Chang-Diaz]]  Incumbent Chang-Diaz, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2008.
:* Hassan Williams (D)
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:* [[Hassan Williams]] (D)
  
 
===33. First Suffolk and Middlesex District===
 
===33. First Suffolk and Middlesex District===
:* Frank Addivinola, Jr. (R)
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:* [[Frank Addivinola, Jr.]] (R)
 
:* [[Anthony Petruccelli]]  Incumbent Petruccelli, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2007.
 
:* [[Anthony Petruccelli]]  Incumbent Petruccelli, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2007.
  
 
===34. Second Suffolk and Middlesex District===
 
===34. Second Suffolk and Middlesex District===
:* William Feegbeh (D)
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:* [[William Feegbeh]] (D)
 
:* [[Steven Tolman]]  Incumbent Tolman, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1998.
 
:* [[Steven Tolman]]  Incumbent Tolman, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1998.
  
 
===35. Suffolk and Norfolk District===
 
===35. Suffolk and Norfolk District===
:* Michael Rush (D)
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:* [[Michael Rush]] (D)
:* Michael Walsh (D)
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:* [[Michael Walsh]] (D)
:* Brad Williams (R)
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:* [[Brad Williams]] (R)
  
 
===36. First Worcester District===
 
===36. First Worcester District===
 
:* [[Harriette Chandler]]  Incumbent Chandler, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2000.
 
:* [[Harriette Chandler]]  Incumbent Chandler, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2000.
:* William Higgins, Sr (R)
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:* [[William Higgins, Sr]] (R)
  
 
===37. Second Worcester District===
 
===37. Second Worcester District===
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===38. Worcester, Hampden, Hamphsire and Franklin District===
 
===38. Worcester, Hampden, Hamphsire and Franklin District===
 
:* [[Stephen Brewer]]  Incumbent Brewer, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1996.
 
:* [[Stephen Brewer]]  Incumbent Brewer, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1996.
:* Daniel Dubrule (R)
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:* [[Daniel Dubrule]] (R)
  
 
===39. Worcester and Middlesex District===
 
===39. Worcester and Middlesex District===
 
:* [[Jennifer Flanagan]]  Incumbent Flanagan, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2008.
 
:* [[Jennifer Flanagan]]  Incumbent Flanagan, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2008.
:* Neal Heeren (R)
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:* [[Neal Heeren]] (R)
  
 
===40. Worcester and Norfolk District===
 
===40. Worcester and Norfolk District===

Revision as of 11:55, 29 July 2010

Contents

Elections for the office of Massachusetts State Senate will be held in Massachusetts on November 2, 2010. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections is May 4, 2010 for partisan and August 3 for Independents. The primary election day is on September 14, 2010.

See also: Massachusetts State Senate and State legislative elections, 2010

Campaign contributions

This chart shows how many candidates ran for state senate in Massachusetts in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign contributions in state senate races, including contributions in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.[1]

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2008 56 $7,993,572
2006 68 $7,948,867
2004 81 $12,267,971
2002 62 $6,996,755

Current partisan composition

See also: Partisan composition of state senates
Party As of July 2014
     Democratic Party 36
     Republican Party 4
Total 40


List of candidates

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1. Berkshire, Hampshire and Franklin District

  • Benjamin Downing Incumbent Downing, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2006.

2. Bristol and Norfolk District

  • James Timility Incumbent Timility, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2004.

3. First Bristol and Plymouth District

4. Second Bristol and Plymouth District

  • Mark Montigny Incumbent Montigny, a Democrat, has represented this district since 1992.

5. Cape and Islands District

6. First Essex District

7. Second Essex District

8. First Essex and Middlesex District

  • Bruce Tarr Incumbent Tarr, a Republican, has represented this district since 1994.

9. Second Essex and Middlesex District

10. Third Essex and Middlesex District

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11. Hampden District

12. First Hampden and Hampshire District

13. Second Hampden and Hampshire District

  • Michael Knapik Incumbent Knapik, a Republican, has represented this district since 1994.

14. Hampshire and Franklin District

  • Stanley Rosenberg Incumbent Rosenberg, a Democrat, has represented this district since February 1991.

15. First Middlesex District

16. Second Middlesex District

17. Third Middlesex District

18. Fourth Middlesex District

  • Kenneth Donnelly Incumbent Donnelly, a Democrat, has represented this district since December 2007.

19. Middlesex and Essex District

20. First Middlesex and Norfolk District

21. Second Middlesex and Norfolk District

22. Middlesex and Worcester District

23. Middlesex, Suffolk and Essex District

24. Norfolk and Plymouth District

25. Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex District

  • Richard Ross Incumbent Ross, a Republican, has represented this district since May 2010.

26. Norfolk, Bristol, and Plymouth District

27. Plymouth and Barnstable District

28. First Plymouth and Bristol District

29. Second Plymouth and Bristol District

  • Thomas Kennedy Incumbent Kennedy, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2008.

30. Plymouth and Norfolk District

  • Robert Hedlund Incumbent Hedlund, a Republican, has represented this district from 1990-1992 and currently since 1994.

31. First Suffolk District

  • John Hart Incumbent Hart, a Democrat, has represented this district since February 2002.

32. Second Suffolk District

33. First Suffolk and Middlesex District

34. Second Suffolk and Middlesex District

35. Suffolk and Norfolk District

36. First Worcester District

37. Second Worcester District

  • Michael Moore Incumbent Moore, a Democrat, has represented this district since 2004.

38. Worcester, Hampden, Hamphsire and Franklin District

39. Worcester and Middlesex District

40. Worcester and Norfolk District

  • Richard Moore Incumbent Moore, a Democrat, has represented this district since April 1996.

See also

External links

References

  1. Follow the Money, Massachusetts