Charles Kruger

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Charles Kruger
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Maine House of Representatives, District 92
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
December 6, 2016
Years in position 6
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 4, 2014
First elected2008
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Charles "Chuck" Kruger is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 92. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Kruger's professional experience includes owning a small business.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Leaves of Absence
Marine Resources

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maine House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 10, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 17, 2014. The deadline for write-in candidates to run in the primary election was April 28, 2014, and the deadline for non-party candidates to run in the general election was June 2, 2014. The deadline for write-in candidates to run in the general election was September 22, 2014. District 48 incumbent Charles Kruger was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Sonja Sleeper was unopposed in the Republican primary. Kruger defeated Sleeper in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

Maine House of Representatives District 92, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Kruger Incumbent 56.9% 2,314
     Republican Sonja Sleeper 38% 1,544
     None Blank Votes 5.1% 209
Total Votes 4,067

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kruger won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 48. Kruger ran unopposed in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated Michael Collins (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 48, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Kruger Incumbent 57.3% 2,384
     Republican Michael Collins 42.7% 1,775
Total Votes 4,159

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Kruger's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Steven Powell. According to unofficial results, Kruger defeated Powell in the November 2 general election. [7]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 48 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Charles Kruger (D) 2,117 55%
Steven Powell (R) 1,611 41%[8]

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Charles Kruger ran for District 48 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating Robert Carlson, Jr..[9]

Charles Kruger raised $5,250 for his campaign.[10]

Maine House of Representatives, District 48
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Charles Kruger (D) 2,701
Robert Carlson, Jr. (R) 1,807

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kruger is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Kruger raised a total of $13,539 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.[11]

Charles Kruger's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 48 Won $4,843
2010 Maine State House, District 48 Won $3,446
2008 Maine State House, District 48 Won $5,250
Grand Total Raised $13,539

2012

Kruger won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Kruger raised a total of $4,843.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Charles Kruger's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$4,418
Sulloway, Sara Kruger$100
Greenhalgh, Leonard$100
Kruger, Robert$100
Total Raised in 2012$4,843
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Kruger received $3,446 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[12]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Charles Kruger's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$3,066
Greenhalgh, Leonard$100
Edgecomb, Michael$100
Sulloway, Sara Kruger$100
Berry, Seth Allan$50
Total Raised in 2010 $3,446

2008

In 2008, Kruger collected $5,250 in donations.[13]

His largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,650

Personal

Kruger and his wife, Linda, have one child.[14] He is Chair of the Maine Arts Sponsors Association, and a member of the Maine Lighthouse Museum Board, Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, and the Maine Arts Commission.[15]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 48
2008–present
Succeeded by
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