2012 Election Results: Diehl defeats challenge for 7th Plymouth District seat

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Incumbent Rep. Geoff Diehl, R-Whitman has held onto his 7th Plymouth District seat.

Diehl, a small business owner, won the seat in 2010, and faced a challenge this year from Abington Democrat Robert Toomey, Jr., a retired Boston police patrolman and substitute teacher in Abington.

Toomey said that the race was a good one, he wouldn’t count out another run in the future.

The district consists of Abington, Whitman and East Bridgewater

State Rep: 7th Plymouth District
  Bob Toomey, Democrat Geoff Diehl, Republican
Abington 4460 3396
East Bridgewater 2061 3116
Whitman 2677 4414
TOTALS 9198 10926


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