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}}{{tnr}}'''Miriam Ross''' {{2014is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2014|2014]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2014#District 4|District 4]] of the [[Rhode Island House of Representatives]].
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Miriam Ross''' {{2014is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2014|2014]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2014#District 4|District 4]] of the [[Rhode Island House of Representatives]].
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==Issues==
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====2014====
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Ross' website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref>[http://www.miriamrossri.com/vision/ ''miriamrossri.com'', "Vision," accessed August 6, 2014]</ref>
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'''Create Jobs'''
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*Excerpt: "Creating jobs and protecting our existing workforce must be our first priority."
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'''Grow the Economy'''
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*Excerpt: "Rhode Island has started to come back from the worst economic downturn in generations, and there are many positive indicators of opportunity ahead. We need build on this momentum and reverse the perception that our state is an inhospitable place to do business."
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'''Great Education'''
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*Excerpt: "Access to an excellent public education and strong neighborhood schools are a fundamental right, the basic building blocks of a community where people want to live."
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'''Women’s Rights'''
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*Excerpt: "In states across the country, a woman’s right to choose is under fire. We need to vigorously protect that right here in Rhode Island and I will be a strong voice in that effort."
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'''Open Government'''
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*Excerpt: "I will support legislation to give Rhode Island voters the chance to clearly state that all legislators should be subject to a code of ethics that reflects our shared values of honesty, integrity, trust, and fair dealing."
  
 
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*[http://sos.nh.gov/2014File.aspx Primary candidate list for 2014]
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*[http://www.miriamrossri.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=126144 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=126144 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/MRossRIHouseDist4 Miriam Ross on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/MiriamRossRI Miriam Ross on Twitter]
  
 
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Revision as of 14:58, 6 August 2014

Miriam Ross
Miriam Ross.jpg
Candidate for
Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 4
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Miriam Ross is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 4 of the Rhode Island House of Representatives.

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Ross' website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Create Jobs

  • Excerpt: "Creating jobs and protecting our existing workforce must be our first priority."

Grow the Economy

  • Excerpt: "Rhode Island has started to come back from the worst economic downturn in generations, and there are many positive indicators of opportunity ahead. We need build on this momentum and reverse the perception that our state is an inhospitable place to do business."

Great Education

  • Excerpt: "Access to an excellent public education and strong neighborhood schools are a fundamental right, the basic building blocks of a community where people want to live."

Women’s Rights

  • Excerpt: "In states across the country, a woman’s right to choose is under fire. We need to vigorously protect that right here in Rhode Island and I will be a strong voice in that effort."

Open Government

  • Excerpt: "I will support legislation to give Rhode Island voters the chance to clearly state that all legislators should be subject to a code of ethics that reflects our shared values of honesty, integrity, trust, and fair dealing."

Elections

2014

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Rhode Island House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place September 9, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 25, 2014. J. Aaron Regunberg defeated Miriam Ross and Heather Tow-Yick in the Democratic primary. Ethan Gyles is running as an Independent candidate. Regunberg and Gyles will face off in the general election.[2]

2010

See also: Rhode Island State Senate elections, 2010

Ross was defeated by Republican Morris Markovitz and incumbent Democrat Rhoda Perry in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Rhode Island State Senate, District 3
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Rhoda Perry (D) 5069
Miriam Ross (I) 2267
Morris Markovitz (R) 928

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