One Senate seat is up for election in Rhode Island, held by a Democratic incumbent. Voters will also choose representatives for two house seats, both held by Democrats. And they will select a governor, an office currently held by a Democrat. See Rhode Island’s primary results.
Gov. Gina Raimondo (D) escaped a primary challenge from former secretary of state Matt Brown, and now faces former Cranston mayor Allan Fung (R) in the general election. Raimondo defeated Fung in the 2014 gubernatorial race.
Going into this election, Rhode Island had 2 Democratic representatives . Here’s how each district leans politically, based on how it voted in the 2016 presidential election, with 2018 results as they come in.
Former vice president Joe Biden’s performance at an LGBTQ issues forum for 2020 presidential candidates created tension on stage. The forum was held on Sept. 20 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and presented by The Advocate, The Gazette, GLAAD and One Iowa.