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  RI Governor - Party Switch
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Parents > United States > Rhode Island > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Party Switch
Filing Deadline May 30, 2013 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 30, 2013 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Close May 30, 2013 - 12:00pm Central
Term Start May 30, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
ContributorAshley
Last ModifiedAshley May 30, 2013 12:13pm
Data Sources"Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee will formally switch his party registration Thursday, abandoning his status as an independent and joining the Democratic Party, the governor’s office told POLITICO."

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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyIndependent Won11/02/2010
NameLincoln Chafee Votes123,571 (36.10%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2015 Margin8,660 (+2.53%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2014
NameGina M. Raimondo Votes131,899 (40.70%)
Term01/03/2015 - 01/03/2019 Margin14,471 (+4.47%)
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Name (I) Gov. Lincoln Chafee  
PartyDemocratic  
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Certified Votes 1 (100.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%)  
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Cash On Hand $--  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date 05/29/2013  
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