Saturday, October 6, 2018

Expect to be out of town on Election Day, Tuesday November 6?

For those who may not make it to polls on Election Day: you have until Tuesday, October 16 at 4 pm to get your mail ballot submitted.

Whether you are away at college or on an unexpected business trip, or even if you expect you might get stuck at the office, you may vote by mail.

Get the process started by downloading a mail ballot application from the Secretary of State's website. 
Fill out the application and return it to your at the board of canvassers' office at 4540 South County Trail. (401-364-1200)

Mail ballot applications must be received by 4 p.m. on October 16.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

2018 Midterm Election Results

Here are the Democrats heading to the general election in November.

We list state and local percentages as well as the official Charlestown vote count (in parentheses).

  • Sheldon Whitehouse, U.S. Senator: 76.8% statewide; 80.6% (678) Charlestown 
  • Jim Langevin, Representative in Congress: (Uncontested) 100% statewide; (735) Charlestown
  • Gina Raimondo, Governor:  57.2% statewide; 61.8% (522) Charlestown
  • Dan McKee, Lieutenant Governor:  51.1% statewide; 44.9% (364)  Charlestown (Charlestown chose Regunberg by 55.1% or 447 votes)
  • Nellie Gorbea, Secretary of State: (Uncontested) 100% statewide; (704)
  • Peter Neronha, Attorney General (Uncontested) 100% statewide; (677)
  • Robert G. Flanders, Jr., Senator in Congress: 87.7% statewide; (281) Charlestown
  • Seth Magaziner, General Treasurer: (Uncontested) 100% statewide; (699)
  • Jennifer Douglas, Senator in General Assembly, Dist. 34: (Uncontested) 100 (339) (Charlestown only)

See the full 2018 election results at