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Rep. William Keating (D-Mass.)

  • District: 9th District, South Shore -- New Bedford, Cape Cod, islands
  • Residence: Bourne
  • Born: September 6, 1952; Norwood, Mass.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Wife, Tevis Keating; two children
  • Education: Boston College, B.A. 1974 (political science); Boston College, M.B.A. 1982; Suffolk U., J.D. 1985
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Mass. House, 1977-85; Mass. Senate, 1985-99; Norfolk County district attorney, 1999-2011; U.S. House, 2011-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Asia & the Pacific; Europe, Eurasia & Emerging Threats - Ranking Member); Homeland Security (Counterterrorism & Intelligence; Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection & Security Technologies)
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State Information: 9th District, South Shore -- New Bedford, Cape Cod, islands

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general William Keating (D) 212,754 58.7%
Christopher Sheldon (R) 116,531 32.2%
Daniel Botelho (I) 32,655 9%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 56% Mitt Romney: 43%
2008 Barack Obama: 58% John McCain: 41%




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