John (Jay) G. Edwards (D-SH070)
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Capitol: 401.662.6280
FAX: 401.222.4795
District: 401.624.8879
State House 82 Smith Street
Providence, RI 02903-1105

District Office:
69 South Avenue
Tiverton, RI 02878
Elected: 2008    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Donna Ward   DOB: 4/7/1958
Committee Assignments
MemberSubcommittee on Environment/Transportation
MemberSubcommittee on General Government
MemberJoint Permanent Committee on State Lottery
MemberHouse Committee on Labor
MemberHouse Committee on Finance
MemberHouse Committee on Municipal Government and Housing
Counties Representing


Rep Edwards was first elected to the RI House in 2008 and has been serving as the House Majority Floor Manager since 2021. Rep Edwards is currently a member of the House Finance, Municipal Government, Labor, Oversight Committees & the Permanent Joint Committee on the Lottery. Jay lives in Tiverton with his wife Donna. They have 3 children John, Kelsey & Mae , daughter-in -law Brittany and granddaughters Amelia & Sloan & son-in-law David Coletta.