As we look ahead to the fall elections, Attleboro-Seekonk Patch is devoted to bringing you the information you need about every race in the area. Here's our start on the candidates and issues we'll be covering as September 6 primary draws near. Bookmark this page for updates.
Congressional candidate Joseph Kennedy III: The latest member of the Kennedy family to enter politics, he is considered the top Democratic contender for the seat representing Attleboro and Seekonk in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Congressional candidate Sean Bielat: In 2010, he gave outgoing Rep. Barney Frank his toughest challenge in 30 years. The Republican is back this year to challenge for the seat being vacated by Frank and is expected to face Kennedy in November.
Seekonk Special Election: Election Day will be Sept. 24 to determine who will replace Bill Rice on the Board of Selectmen.
: The Attleboro resident is challenging Rep. George Ross for the 2nd Bristol District seat in the state House of Representatives. He blogs on Attleboro-Seekonk Patch.
Rep. Steven Howitt: The first-term member of the state House and former Seekonk selectman is running for re-election.