Douglas Damon

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Douglas Damon
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Former candidate for
Maine House of Representatives, District 126
In office
2010 - 2012
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2010
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Maine House of Representatives, District 16
2010 - 2012
Education
Master'sAuburn University
Personal
ProfessionSmall business owner
CandidateVerification
Douglas Damon was a 2014 Republican candidate for District 126 of the Maine House of Representatives.[1]

Damon is a former Republican member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 16 from 2010-2012. Damon ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 16.

Biography

Damon is currently a real estate agent. He is also a 35 year veteran of the U.S. Air Force. In the Air Force, he served as a Weapons Systems Officer and Navigator, achieving the rank of Colonel.

Damon graduated from the University of Maine with a degree in Elementary Education, and from Auburn University where he received his Master's degree in Political Science.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Damon 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 16 incumbent John Schneck was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Douglas Damon was unopposed in the Republican primary. Schneck defeated Damon in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

Maine House of Representatives District 126, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Schneck Incumbent 52.9% 1,345
     Republican Douglas Damon 41.3% 1,050
     None Blank Votes 5.9% 149
Total Votes 2,544

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Damon ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 16. Damon ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and was defeated by John Schneck (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7]

Maine House of Representatives, District 16, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Schneck 59.3% 1,884
     Republican Douglas Damon Incumbent 40.7% 1,293
Total Votes 3,177

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Damon's opponent in the November 2 general election is incumbent Steven Butterfield, II. According to official results, Damon defeated Butterfield in the November 2 general election. [8]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 16 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Douglas Damon (R) 1,124 50%
Steven Butterfield (D) 984 44%[9]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Damon raised $5,156 in contributions.[10]

His top contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $4,656 to his campaign.

Personal

Damon and his wife, Cheryl, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Steven Butterfield, II (D)
Maine House of Representatives District 16
2010–2012
Succeeded by
John Schneck (D)