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Rhoda Perry

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Rhoda Perry
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Rhode Island Senate District 3
Retired
In office
1991 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Deputy President Pro Tempore
1994-2013
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 6, 1990
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of New Hampshire
Master'sLesley University
Personal
Date of birthJuly 16, 1943
Place of birthAyer, MA
ProfessionHealth Care Administrator (retired)
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Rhoda Perry (b. July 16, 1943) is a former Democratic member of the Rhode Island State Senate. Perry joined the Rhode Island State Senate in 1990, and became the Deputy President Pro Tempore in 1994.

Perry worked as the CEO of Thundermist Health Center from 1970 to 1990. She is currently a Health Care Administrator.

Perry earned her BS from the University of New Hampshire in 1965, and later received her MS from Lesley University in 1987.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Perry served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Perry served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island State Senate elections, 2012

Perry filed to run for re-election in District 3, but withdrew prior to the primary election.[1]

2010

See also: Rhode Island State Senate elections, 2010

Perry was re-elected in District 3. She defeated Republican Morris Markovitz and independent Miriam Ross in the November 2 general election. She was unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. [2]

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

2008

On November 4, 2008, Perry was re-elected to the 3rd District Seat in the Rhode Island State Senate. Perry had no challenger. [3]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Perry received $52,576 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Rhode Island State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rhoda Perry's campaign in 2010
York, Myrth$1,250
Master, Carol$1,000
Stryker, Jon L$1,000
Carter, Letitia M$1,000
Carter, John S$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $52,576

2008

Perry raised $26,901 during the 2008 election cycle.

She received no contributions greater than $875.[5]

Personal

Perry is widowed and has two children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Rhode Island State Senate District 3
1991–2013
Succeeded by
Gayle Goldin (D)