Three candidates are running for two seats on the Bristol County Commission. They are independent Paul J. Levasseur of Acushnet and Democratic incumbents Paul B. Kitchen of Fairhaven and John R. Mitchell of Fall River.
In the race for an open seat on the Governor’s Council, Democrat Robert L. Jubinville of Milton is facing Republican Earl H. Sholley of Norfolk. Governor’s Councilor Charles Cipollini, a Fall River Republican, and his brother, Oliver Cipollini, a Barnstable Democrat, are competing in a friendly rivalry for a seat on the state panel that confirms judicial nominees, among other gubernatorial decisions.
Two years ago, the two brothers also ran against each other for the office, and Charles Cipollini won, even though he had endorsed Oliver Cipollini.
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