William A. Flanagan

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William A. Flanagan is American politician and attorney who served as the 42nd Mayor of Fall River, Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014.wikipedia
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List of mayors of Fall River, Massachusetts

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William A. Flanagan is American politician and attorney who served as the 42nd Mayor of Fall River, Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014.

Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School

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Flanagan graduated from Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School in 1998, the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and Roger Williams University School of Law.
William A. Flanagan - (1998) - Mayor of Fall River, MA from 2010-2014.

Robert Correia

He served as Assistant City Solicitor of Taunton before being elected Mayor of Fall River in 2009, succeeding Robert Correia, who was defeated in a preliminary election.
In 2009, Correia ran for a second term, however he was eliminated from contention after placing third in a field of six in the September 15th preliminary election, losing to Attorney William A. Flanagan by just 271 votes.

Sam Sutter

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On December 16, 2014, Sutter defeated incumbent Fall River Mayor William A. Flanagan in a recall election, the first successful recall of a Mayor in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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William A. Flanagan is American politician and attorney who served as the 42nd Mayor of Fall River, Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014.

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A member of the Democratic Party, Flanagan served as an intern in the city of Taunton's legal department, later joining the Bristol County District Attorney's office as an Assistant District Attorney.

Taunton, Massachusetts

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A member of the Democratic Party, Flanagan served as an intern in the city of Taunton's legal department, later joining the Bristol County District Attorney's office as an Assistant District Attorney.

Fall River, Massachusetts

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Flanagan was born May 11, 1980 in Fall River, Massachusetts.

Roger Williams University School of Law

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Flanagan graduated from Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School in 1998, the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and Roger Williams University School of Law.

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

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Flanagan graduated from Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School in 1998, the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and Roger Williams University School of Law. He also brought TPI Composites, a green innovation company, back to Fall River and crafted new partnerships with Bristol Community College and University of Massachusetts Dartmouth to expand workforce training programs.

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As a candidate in the September 15th primary, Flanagan placed second a field of six, including incumbent Mayor Robert Correia and City Councillor Cathy Ann Viveiros.

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As a candidate in the September 15th primary, Flanagan placed second a field of six, including incumbent Mayor Robert Correia and City Councillor Cathy Ann Viveiros.

Recall election

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Flanagan lost his seat in a recall election on December 16, 2014 after 70% of voters chose to recall the Mayor and he placed second to Bristol County District Attorney Samuel Sutter in the eight-way contest that followed and was removed from office.

Bristol Community College

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He also brought TPI Composites, a green innovation company, back to Fall River and crafted new partnerships with Bristol Community College and University of Massachusetts Dartmouth to expand workforce training programs.

Jasiel Correia

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Prior to the start of the next term, Councilor-elect Cathy Ann Viveiros accepted an appointment as City Administrator from Mayor William A. Flanagan, creating a vacancy on the City Council.

Morton Dean

In 1983, the television studio and publications center at the high school was named the Morton Dean Television Studio in his honor and in 2011, Dean was presented the key to the city of Fall River by former mayor Willian Flanagan.