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Jim Ramsey, Joe Chambers, and Marcia Elton recall, Berwick, Maine (2012)

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A vote about whether to recall Jim Ramsey, Joe Chambers, and Marcia Elton from their position on the Board of Selectmen in Berwick, Maine took place on Monday, February 13, 2012.[1] All three officials were recalled.[2]

Reasons for recall

The recall was initiated due to the Board of Selectmen's involvement in the June 2011 sale of a property for $20,000 to Laurie Chambers, the wife of Joe Chambers.[1]

Path to the ballot

Recall organizers submitted over 600 signatures from registered voters.[1]

Election results

  • Votes to recall Jim Ramsey: 964 Approveda
  • Votes to retain Jim Ramsey: 204
  • Votes to recall Joe Chambers: 972 Approveda
  • Votes to retain Joe Chambers: 196
  • Votes to recall Marcia Elton: 942 Approveda
  • Votes to retain Marcia Elton: 228

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