Mattiello wins on mail ballots, Tiverton casino approved

DEMOCRAT NICHOLAS A. MATTIELLO has retained the Speaker of the House position in the General Assembly following a counting of the mail ballots for his Cranston district. He was behind Republican Steven Frias until the Board of Elections completed its counting on Thursday. / PBN FILE PHOTO/TRACY JENKINS
DEMOCRAT NICHOLAS A. MATTIELLO has retained the Speaker of the House position in the General Assembly following a counting of the mail ballots for his Cranston district. He was behind Republican Steven Frias until the Board of Elections completed its counting on Thursday. / PBN FILE PHOTO/TRACY JENKINS
PROVIDENCE – Democratic House Speaker Nicholas A. Mattiello narrowly won re-election Thursday, following a count of absentee ballots in his Cranston district race, although the contest may not be over yet. The count of ballots put Mattiello ahead of GOP challenger Steven Frias by 65 votes out of more than 7,000 cast, according to the…
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