Blake Filippi Article

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Blake Filippi
Member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives
from the 36th district
Assumed office
January 2015
Preceded by Donna M. Walsh
Personal details
Born (1980-10-09) October 9, 1980 (age 38)
Lincoln, Rhode Island, U.S.
Political party Republican (Before 2012; 2016–present)
Independent (2012–2016)
Education University of Arizona ( BA)
Rutgers University, Camden ( JD)
Website Official website

Blake A. Filippi (born October 9, 1980) is a member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives from the 36th district, which includes all of Block Island and Charlestown and portions of Westerly and South Kingstown. [1] Blake Filippi received his J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law, and is currently a member of the Republican Party. [2] He has served since he was first elected in 2014, defeating incumbent Democratic Representative Donna M. Walsh. [3] He was unanimously elected as Minority Whip of the Rhode Island House of Representatives by the Republican Caucus in 2016. [4]

References

  1. ^ "Blake A. Filippi". Rhode Island House of Representatives. Retrieved 2016-06-07.
  2. ^ "Representative Blake A. Filippi". www.rilin.state.ri.us. Retrieved 2017-02-11.
  3. ^ Turaj, Stephanie (2014-11-06). "Filippi upsets Walsh in House District 36 race". Retrieved 2016-06-07.
  4. ^ Almonte, Reynaldo (November 16, 2016). "Representative Patricia Morgan Elected House Minority Leader Representative Blake A. Filippi Elected House Minority Whip". LPR News. Retrieved 26 July 2017.

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