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James Martin, Maine Representative

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James Martin
Maine House of Representatives District 18
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Youth Mentor
James Martin was a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives. He represented the 18th District from 2008 until his defeat in 2010.

Martin has previously worked in Child Protective Casework for the Department of Human Services, and as a web consultant. He received his B.A. in Social Work from the University of Maine.

Martin is a mentor for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender (GLBT) Youth, member of Outright Bangor, and a volunteer for the School Supply Drive for Hurricane Katrina Victims.[1]

Committee assignments

Prior to his leaving the house, he served on the following committees:



See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Martin's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate James Parker. According to official results, Parker defeated Martin in the November 2 general election. [2]


On November 4, 2008, James Martin ran for District 18 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating Thomas Mooney and Patrick Joyce.[3]

James Martin raised $5,155 for his campaign.[4]

Maine House of Representatives, District 18
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png James Martin (D) 1,847
Thomas Mooney (I) 1,728
Patrick Joyce (R) 1,131

Campaign donors


In 2008 James Martin collected $5,155 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,655

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Political offices
Preceded by
Maine House of Representatives District 18
Succeeded by
James Parker (R)