2014-09-11 / Front Page

The Joy of Victory



Representative-elect Lauren H. Carson is surrounded by enthusiastic supporters on the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 9, as the Democratic primary election results pointed towards a victory in her campaign to unseat incumbent Peter F. Martin in Rhode Island House District 75. Carson’s grassroots door-to-door approach was a mainstay of her strategy and characterized her political philosophy of connecting with voters on a personal level. Carson is unopposed in the November general election and will take her seat as a new legislator when the General Assembly convenes in January. (Photo by Barry Bridges) Representative-elect Lauren H. Carson is surrounded by enthusiastic supporters on the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 9, as the Democratic primary election results pointed towards a victory in her campaign to unseat incumbent Peter F. Martin in Rhode Island House District 75. Carson’s grassroots door-to-door approach was a mainstay of her strategy and characterized her political philosophy of connecting with voters on a personal level. Carson is unopposed in the November general election and will take her seat as a new legislator when the General Assembly convenes in January. (Photo by Barry Bridges)

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