Lisa Tomasso

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Lisa Tomasso
Member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives
from the 29th[1] district
In office
January 2011 – January 2015
Preceded by Raymond Sullivan
Succeeded by Sherry Roberts
Personal details
Born (1970-07-27) July 27, 1970 (age 48)
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Coventry, Rhode Island
Alma mater University of Rhode Island

Lisa P. Tomasso[2] (born July 27, 1970) is an American politician and a Democratic former member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives representing District 29 from January 2011 to January 2015.

Education[edit]

Tomasso earned her BA in political science from the University of Rhode Island.

Elections[edit]

  • 2010 When District 29 Republican Representative Raymond Sullivan left the Legislature and left the seat open, Tomasso ran in the September 23, 2010 Democratic Primary, winning with 632 votes (65.8%)[3] and won the November 2, 2010 General election by 8 votes with 2,739 votes (50.1%) against Republican nominee Gregory Coutcher.[4]
  • 2012 Tomasso was unopposed for the September 11, 2012 Democratic Primary, winning with 687 votes[5] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 3,973 votes (58.4%) against Republican nominee Keith Anderson.[6]
  • 2014 Tomasso was unopposed for the September 9, 2014 Democratic Primary, winning with 1081 votes[7] and lost the November 4, 2014 General election with 2,558 votes (47.6%) against Republican nominee Sherry Roberts.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Representative Lisa P. Tomasso". Providence, Rhode Island: Rhode Island General Assembly. Retrieved February 26, 2014. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Lisa Tomasso's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved February 26, 2014. 
  3. ^ "2010 Statewide Primary, Representative in General Assembly District 29". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved February 26, 2014. 
  4. ^ "2010 General Election, Representative in General Assembly District 29". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved February 26, 2014. 
  5. ^ "2012 Statewide Primary, Representative in General Assembly District 29". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved February 26, 2014. 
  6. ^ "2012 General Election, Representative in General Assembly District 29". Providence, Rhode Island: Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved February 26, 2014. 
  7. ^ "2014 Statewide Primary, Representative in General Assembly District 29". Providence, Rhode Island: Rhode Island Board of Elections. Retrieved February 3, 2015. 
  8. ^ "2014 General Election, Representative in General Assembly District 29". Providence, Rhode Island: Rhode Island Board of Elections. Retrieved February 3, 2015. 

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