Portsmouth Election Guide

The candidates, incumbents and issues that will be affecting Portsmouth and Newport County.

As we look ahead to November’s elections, Portsmouth Patch is devoted to bring you the information you need about every race in town. 

Here's our start on the candidates and issues we'll be covering as November draws near. Bookmark this page for updates.

Issues, which could impact the November election, include: 



Can you think of other issues that will impact the November ballot? Tell us in the comment section below! 

And don't forget! The Declaration of Candidacy period in Rhode Island is June 25, 26 and 27. To find out how to run for office, check out the Secretary of State's Web site here

Doug Smith October 01, 2012 at 11:53 AM
I would like to see a resume or biography of all local candidates that can be posted somewhere online for public access.
John McDaid October 01, 2012 at 01:02 PM
Hi, Doug, the Portsmouth Democratic town committee has bios for candidates on the web site: http://portsmouthridemocrats.com/
Sandy McGee November 05, 2012 at 03:42 PM
All the bios are on Portsmouth Patch. Just search for the candidate's name in the search box at top right.


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