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Possible Primary Race For 12th Bristol Special Election

There appears to be primary races brewing for the special election in the 12th Bristol to replace Stephen Canessa as State Rep. http://www.southcoasttoday.com… Derek Maksy, current Lakeville Selectman, already made his announcement earlier.  Now there is one more on the Republican side, Keiko Orrall of Lakeville.  She has worked tirelessly for other local and state wide candidates, including Scott Brown.…

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Open Seat – 12th Bristol District

As reported in the Standard Times,


State Representative Stephen Canessa has decided to quit and become a lobbyist for Southcoast Health System.

The 12th Bristol District, which includes parts of Freetown, Lakeville, Middleboro, New Bedford and Taunton.  Lakeville and Middleboro and mostly Freetown usually vote Republican and are overwhelmed by the Democrats voting in New Bedford & Taunton.  Can…

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