US Elections ~ Rhode Island
Directory of Rhode Island elections. Rhode Island candidates for Governor, state reps and Congress (Senators / House of Representatives). RI primary and election races. Voting info. Political parties. State election office.
Election, Primary & Caucus Dates:
Presidential Primary: April 28, 2020
Democrat Delegates: 21
Republican Delegates: 19
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Rhode Island Electoral Votes: 4
The Electoral College consists of 538 electors.
A majority of 270 electoral votes is required to elect the President.
2019 | On Your Ballot:
See the 2019 Rhode Island Races, Court Judges & Ballot Measures you will be voting on: [ click here ].
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For eligibility & identification requirements, dates, deadlines, voting materials, contact info and more: [ click here ].
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Poll Opening & Closing Times:
In the state of Rhode Island, most polls open at 7:00 AM and all polls close at 8:00 PM. Opening times for the presidential preference primary and the statewide primary elections may be later.
Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2022.
Rhode Island State Legislature:
Rhode Island Legislature
Rhode Island has 38 State Senate members: 33 (Democrats), 5 (Republicans).
Length of term: 2 years.
House of Representatives
Rhode Island has 75 State House members: 65 (Democrats), 10 (Republicans).
Length of term: 2 years.
Terms are 6 years in length.
Each state has 2 US Senators. 2 US Senators x 50 States = 100 Total US Senators.
U.S. House Of Representatives:
Terms are 2 years in length.
Rhode Island has 2 Reps (Congressmen & Congresswomen) in the House.
Total number of Reps in the House = 435.
Rhode Island Election Office:
Division of Elections
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Find Your Home Town | Localized Rhode Island Election Information:
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- NEW YORK District 14: Scherie Murray (R) enter the race vs Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D). July 17, 2019
- FLORIDA District 13: Matt Becker (R) to enter the race vs Congressman Charlie Crist (D). July 17, 2019
- MARYLAND District 3: Carole Brown (D) to run vs Congressman John Sarbanes (D). July 17, 2019
- MAINE: Jon Treacy (D) to run vs US Senator Susan Collins (R). July 17, 2019
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Calendar Of Events
- Mississippi - State Candidate Primary August 6, 2019
- Mississippi - State Candidate Primary Runoff August 27, 2019
- North Carolina - District 3 and District 9 Special Elections September 10, 2019
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