Elizabeth Crowley (Rhode Island politician)

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Elizabeth Crowley
Member of the Rhode Island Senate
from the 16th[1] district
Assumed office
January 2009
Preceded by Daniel Issa
Personal details
Born (1951-10-22) October 22, 1951 (age 66)
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Central Falls, Rhode Island
Alma mater Salve Regina University

Elizabeth A. Crowley[2] (born October 22, 1951) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Rhode Island Senate representing District 16 since January 2009.

Education[edit]

Crowley graduated from Salve Regina University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Crowley was challenged by former state Representative Joseph Moran in the September 11, 2012 Democratic Primary; Crowley won with 1,189 votes (67.8%),[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 4,616 votes (89.7%) against Moderate candidate Nicholas Gelfuso.[4]
  • 2008 Crowley challenged District 16 incumbent Senator Daniel Issa in the September 9, 2008 Democratic Primary, winning with 1,162 votes (62.4%),[5] and won the November 4, 2008 General election with 4,575 votes (86.7%) against Republican nominee Albert Larivee.[6]
  • 2010 Crowley was challenged by former Senator Issa in the September 23, 2010 Democratic Primary; Crowley won with 1,084 votes (55.1%),[7] and won the November 2, 2010 General election with 2,521 votes (75.2%) against Republican nominee Ernest Cabral,[8] who had run for House seats in 2002 and 2004.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Senator Elizabeth A. Crowley". Providence, Rhode Island: Rhode Island General Assembly. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Elizabeth Crowley's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 
  3. ^ "2012 Statewide Primary, Senator in General Assembly District 16". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 
  4. ^ "2012 General Election, Senator in General Assembly District 16". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 
  5. ^ "2008 Statewide Primary, Senator in General Assembly District 16". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 
  6. ^ "2008 General Election, Senator in General Assembly District 16". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 
  7. ^ "2010 Statewide Primary, Senator in General Assembly District 16". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 
  8. ^ "2010 General Election, Senator in General Assembly District 16". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 10, 2014. 

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