Rhode Island | State House of Representatives

State Representative || Jean Philippe Barros is a member of the Rhode Island General Assembly, where he is serving District 59 in Pawtucket. Representative Barros was appointed Deputy Majority Leader at the start of the 2017 legislative session. He is the first Vice-Chairman of the House Committee on Municipal Government and Chair of the Public Safety Subcommittee that belongs to the Committee on Finance. Barros is the Chairman of the Legislative African-American and Latino Caucus. Prior to his work in the legislature, Jean Philippe served on the Pawtucket City Council, on the Juvenile Hearing Board, and on the Pawtucket Charter Review Commission. His roots trace back to Cape Verde.

Website: http://www.rilin.state.ri.us/representatives/Barros/