Portsmouth election finals: Dems win big
The RI Board of Elections web site was finally updated with mail ballots from Tuesday's election and the good news has held for the Portsmouth Town Council and School Committee: a solid Democratic majority on both.
John F. BLAESS (DEM) 4968 9.2%
Keith E. HAMILTON (REP) 4335 8.0%
Michael A. BUDDEMEYER (DEM) 4263 7.9%
James Arthur SEVENEY (DEM) 4238 7.8%
David M. GLEASON (IND) 3864 7.1%
Mary DONOHUE MAGEE (DEM) 3823 7.0%
Elizabeth A. PEDRO (REP) 3789 7.0%
School Committee (4-year)
Emily A. COPELAND (DEM) 6045 29.3%
Andrew V. KELLY (DEM) 5204 25.2%
Terri-Denise CORTVRIEND (DEM) 5044 24.4%
School committee (2-year)
John L. WOJICHOWSKI (DEM) 4490 54.4%
Update: Corrected Canario district number.