Mattiello to run Unopposed

Speaker of the House, Cranston's Nicholas Mattiello, does not appear to have a challenger for the House Dist. 15 seat this year.

Speaker of the House and Cranston Rep. Nicholas Mattiello has always faced competition come election time, but not this year.

Mattiello, who became Speaker of the House after a dramatic turn of events earlier this year that led to the resignation of former Speaker Gordon Fox, a raid at the State House and the revelation that the State Police are investigating the 38 Studios debacle, is running unopposed.

Mattiello filed his papers to run again earlier this week but records show nobody filed papers to compete against him for the House Dist. 15 seat.

The Providence Journal reported that Mattiello said that he thinks the lack of opposition might be because people "are comfortable with me."
PMarandola June 26, 2014 at 02:46 PM
Comfortable with you? Highly doubt it, like 38 studios many of us feel we cannot even trust the BOE! Bunch od thugs!
Bob June 26, 2014 at 04:53 PM
Already he's proved to be just another inside loser in the General Assembly....
PMarandola June 27, 2014 at 09:26 AM
@Bob 100% true! Mattiello is happy Fox is out he's in lol more for his pockets!


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