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Alan Casavant

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Alan Casavant
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Maine House of Representatives, District 137
Incumbent
In office
2006 - Present
Term ends
December 5, 2012
Years in position 8
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$13,852/year (first regular session)
$9,661/year (second regular session)
Per diem$38/day, plus $32/day for meals
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Maine at Orono
Master'sUniversity of Southern Maine, 2004
Personal
BirthdayJuly 26, 1952
Place of birthBiddeford, Maine
ProfessionHigh school teacher
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alan M. Casavant (b. July 26, 1952) is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 137. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Casavant served on the Biddeford City Council from 1976 to 1992.

Biography

Casavant's professional experience includes working as a Social Science Teacher at Biddeford High School.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Casavant served on the following committees:

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Criminal Justice and Public Safety

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Casavant served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Casavant served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

Casavant won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 137. Casavant defeated Senate incumbent Nancy Sullivan in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated William Guay (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Maine House of Representatives, District 137, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAlan Casavant Incumbent 50.1% 2,574
     Republican William Guay 49.9% 2,559
Total Votes 5,133
Maine House of Representatives, District 137 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAlan Casavant Incumbent 60.5% 485
Nancy Sullivan 39.5% 316
Total Votes 801

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Casavant's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Suzanne Sexton. According to unofficial results, Casavant defeated Sexton in the November 2 general election.[3]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 137 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Alan Casavant (D) 2,527 59%
Suzanne Sexton (R) 1,627 38%[4]

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Alan Casavant ran unopposed for District 137 of the Maine House of Representatives.[5]

Alan Casavant raised $1,432 for his campaign.[6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 137
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Alan Casavant (D) 4,104

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Casavant is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Casavant raised a total of $19,894 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 18, 2013.[7]

Alan Casavant's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 137 Won $8,758
2010 Maine State House, District 137 Won $3,361
2008 Maine State House, District 137 Won $1,432
2006 Maine State House, District 137 Won $5,866
2004 Maine State House, District 137 Defeated $477
Grand Total Raised $19,894

2012

Casavant won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Casavant raised a total of $8,758.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alan Casavant's campaign in 2012
Students First$350
Jalbert, Phylllis$350
Anderson, David$350
Coupe, Brad$350
Maine Credit Union League$250
Total Raised in 2012$8,758
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Casavant received $3,361 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[8]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alan Casavant's campaign in 2010
Mckee, Diana$250
Biddeford Redemption Center$250
Maine Credit Union League$250
Jds Properties$250
Marcotte, John$250
Total Raised in 2010 $3,361

2008

In 2008, Casavant collected $1,432 in donations.[9]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Maine Credit Union League $250
Business Minded Democrats $250
Maine State Employees Association Local 1989 $250
Maine Dental Association $250

Personal

Casavant and has a fiance, Patti.[10] He is a member of Friends of University of New England.[11]

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Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 137
2006–present
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