Newport (and thousands of other cities and towns) will head to the polls in less than three weeks to cast their votes on everything from who they want to represent them in the White House, City Hall and School Committee.

We hope this mock election reminds you to vote on November 8th and inspires you to take the time to research the candidates and questions you will be voting on. To find your polling place and to see your sample ballot, visit

Results will be published next week.

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WhatsUpNewp is profiling each of the statewide referenda, in what promises to be a spirited election from the presidency to local public offices and local issues.

The November Ballot: Question 1 – Tiverton Casino

The November Ballot: Question 2 – Ethics

The November Ballot: Question 2 – Ethics, ACLU Opposes Referendum

Check back soon for more information on the upcoming ballot….

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and serves on the Board of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and Lucy's Hearth. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to