was a Democratic
candidate for the Twelfth Bristol District, Massachusetts House of Representatives
in the September 20, 2011 special election
. Yeatts was running to fill the vacancy created when Stephen Canessa
(D) resigned to take a job as a legislative liaison for SouthCoast Health System.
- See also: State legislative special elections, 2011
Yeatts was defeated in the August 23, 2011 special election primary. The special general election is scheduled for September 20, 2011.
- Democratic Primary Candidates:
- Republican Primary Candidates:
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