Spencer Dickinson

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Spencer Dickinson
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Rhode Island House of Representatives District
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$14,185.95/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionConstruction, Home Builder
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Spencer E. Dickinson (b. November 7, 1943) is a Democratic member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing District 35. Dickinson joined the house in 2011.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1964, and again from 1968 to 1969. He currently works in the home building industry for MB Construction.

Dickinson earned his B.A. from Harvard University.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Dickinson served on the following committees:

Rhode Island Committee Assignments, 2013
Small Business

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2012

Dickinson won re-election in the 2012 election for Rhode Island House of Representatives District 25. Dickinson defeated Kathleen Fogarty in the September 11 Democratic primary and defeated James Haldeman (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 35, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSpencer Dickinson Incumbent 54.2% 2,470
     Republican James Haldeman 45.5% 2,074
     Other Write-in 0.3% 15
Total Votes 4,559
Rhode Island House of Representatives, District 35 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSpencer Dickinson Incumbent 52.8% 514
Kathleen Fogarty 47.2% 460
Total Votes 974

2010

See also: Rhode Island House of Representatives elections, 2010

Dickinson defeated incumbent Michael Rice in the September 14 Democratic primary and defeated Republican James Haldeman in the November 2 general election.[3][4]

Rhode Island House District 35
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Spencer Dickinson (D) 2081
James Haldeman (R) 1918

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Dickinson raised a total of $12,600 in campaign funds.[5] His top contributors were:

Donor Amount
Dickinson, Spencer E $9,000
Halsey, Betsey C $750
Rhode Island Education Association $750
Halsey, Thomas S $250

Personal

Dickinson and his wife Avery have four children, Spencer, Betsey, Philip, and Sarah.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Michael Rice (D)
Rhode Island House of Representatives - District 35
2011–present
Succeeded by
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