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Falmouth Election Guide

The candidates, incumbents and issues that will be affecting Falmouth and Barnstable County.

As we look ahead to November’s elections, Falmouth Patch is devoted to bring you the information you need about every race in town.

Here's our start on the candidates and issues we'll be covering as November draws near.

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Massachusetts has a front row seat in this year's Presidential election.

President Barack Obama is no stranger to Massachusetts, as the Island of Martha's Vineyard has been the President's summer hideaway for the past few years. With a fight ahead of him this November, for a family vacation on the Vineyard this summer.

Presidential hopeful and former Massachusetts governor, Republican Mitt Romney is a . The Town of Belmont was happy when Romney won the Republican primary, but will he be able to carry the mostly Democratic state once again and this time as President?

U.S. Senator Scott Brown met earlier this year with the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce to meet with small business owners. Challenger and Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate Elizabeth Warren also visited Cape Cod as well. The race between Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warrenhas already gotten rough. Is it politics as usual? What will this mean for Massachusetts?

The state lost a Congressional seat, after a population shift was revealed by the U.S. Census. The 10th Congressional District will become the new 9th district. Congressman William Keating, who moved from his home in Sharon to Quincy in 2010 to run for the seat vacated by William Delahunt when he retired, has now made his summer home in Bourne his residence, so he can run for office in the new 9th district.

RON BEATY November 02, 2012 at 01:40 PM
Vote ANDREW PUTNAM for Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates...Putnam, "the common sense choice!"
RON BEATY November 02, 2012 at 01:41 PM
Vote ANDREW PUTNAM for Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates...Putnam, "the common sense candidate!"
Mark November 03, 2012 at 12:18 PM
You have messed up the order of the questions, here is a sample ballot from the Falmouth Town Clerk's Office http://www.falmouthmass.us/clerk/pres34789.pdf
RON BEATY November 03, 2012 at 02:24 PM
Relative to the County Assembly of Delegates election, please do a little bit of research, and one can clearly deduce that ANDY PUTNAM is the superior candidate for the position. VOTE for PUTNAM and everyone wins!
unknownauthor November 05, 2012 at 06:37 PM
Thanks Mark, I made the correction.

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