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James 'Jim' O'Day

James 'Jim' O'Day's Ratings and Endorsements

Full Name: James 'Jim' O'Day
Current Office: State House - Fourteenth Worcester, Democratic
First Elected: 2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for State House - Fourteenth Worcester
Primary Sept. 9, 2014

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2009-2010 MassTrack - Positions 34%
2007-2008 MassTrack - Positions 47%

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