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Rhode Island down ballot state executive elections, 2014

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Rhode Island Down Ballot State Executive Elections

Primary Date:
September 9, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Rhode Island State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
GovernorLt. GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney General
Down Ballot
Treasurer

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One down ballot state executive position is up for election in the state of Rhode Island in 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014.

Rhode Island is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Unaffiliated voters may vote in a party's primary, but they will then be considered affiliated with that party. In order to disaffiliate, they must file a "Change of Party Designation" form.[1]

Office Incumbent Assumed Office Incumbent running? General Election Candidates 2015 Winner Partisan Switch?
General Treasurer Gina Raimondo
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2011 No Democratic Party Seth Magaziner
Independent Ernest Almonte
Democratic Party Seth Magaziner No


Key deadlines

Deadline Event
June 25, 2014 Filing deadline
September 9, 2014 Primary election
November 4, 2014 General election
November 12, 2014 Last day for recount requests
January 6, 2015 Inaugurations for executive officials

Treasurer

Current incumbent

Democratic Party Gina Raimondo - Running for Governor

Duties

The treasurer serves as the state's chief banker. They are responsible for receiving and disbursing all state funds, issuing general obligation notes and bonds, managing the investments of state funds and overseeing the retirement system for state employees, teachers, and some municipal employees. The treasurer also manages the unclaimed property division, the crime victim compensation program and the CollegeBound fund.[2]

Candidates

See also

References