Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Both candidates for the 13th Essex District seat in the Massachusetts House of Representaives voted at their respective polling places on Tuesday morning.
Both candidates the 13th Essex District in the state House of Representatives, representing Danvers, got their votes in early on Tuesday morning. State Rep. Ted Speliotis (D-Danvers) voted at about 8 a.m. in precinct 3 at the Thorpe Elementary School. He was accompanied by his wife, June and daughter Ashley. Later, Republican challenger Dan Bennett voted in precinct 1 at the Holten-Richmond Middle School at about 9:30 a.m. He was accompanied by several relatives, including his wife Janet and grandchild Ava. Both candidates are locked in a battle for the seat, which in addition to Danvers includes three precincts in West Peabody and about half of Middleton. Speliotis is seeking his ninth straight term representing the district. It is a …
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Have you voted yet today? We snapped photos around Danvers' polling locations on Tuesday, but we want to see your shots too. Whether you've run into a candidate, are holding signs outside, or simply want to take a picture of yourself at the polls - we want to see how the voters in Danvers are participating on Election Day. Adding your photos to the gallery is easy -- make sure you're a registered user and signed in then just click the green and white button that says 'Upload photos and videos.' If you're using a smartphone, email your shots to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Stay with Danvers Patch all day as we update this article with news and information from the polls and live election results after 8 p.m. LIVE 2012 Danvers ELECTION RESULTS Obama-Biden Elizabeth Warren John Tierney Share your photos and videos from Election Day by clicking the Upload Photos and Video button! Also, tell us what've seen at the polls in the comments below: How long did you wait to vote today? Which candidate has the most visible presence among signholders? Join the conversation in the comments. Scott Brown (R), Elizabeth Warren (D): U.S. Senate Scott Brown has represented Massachusetts in the U.S. Senate since a January 2010 special election held to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by the late Ted Kennedy. Brown defeated …