Jennifer DeChant

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Jennifer DeChant
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Maine House of Representatives, District 52
Incumbent
In office
December 5, 2012-present
Term ends
December 6, 2016
Years in position 3
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
PensionNovember 6, 2012
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Websites
Office website
Jennifer DeChant is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 52. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, DeChant served on the following committees:

Maine Committee Assignments, 2015
Energy, Utilities and Technology

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, DeChant 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 62 incumbent Jennifer DeChant was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Ryan Daniels was unopposed in the Republican primary. DeChant faces Daniels in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

Maine House of Representatives District 52, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJennifer DeChant Incumbent 63.1% 2,435
     Republican Ryan Daniels 32.6% 1,257
     None Blank Votes 4.4% 169
Total Votes 3,861

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

DeChant won election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 62. DeChant defeated Paul O. Johnson in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated Kyle Rogers (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 62, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJennifer DeChant 62.5% 2,478
     Republican Kyle Rogers 37.5% 1,488
Total Votes 3,966

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for DeChant is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, DeChant raised a total of $5,386 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.[7]

Jennifer DeChant's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 62 Won $5,386
2002 Maine State House, District 54 Withdrew $0
Grand Total Raised $5,386

2012

DeChant won election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, DeChant raised a total of $5,386.

Personal

DeChant and her husband have two sons.[8]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Michael Clarke (D)
Maine House of Representatives District 62
2012–present
Succeeded by
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