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Joseph Brannigan

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Joseph Brannigan
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Maine State Senate District 9
Former Member
In office
2006-2012
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Prior offices
Maine State House of Representatives
2000-2006
Education
Master'sUniversity of Southern Maine
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Years of service1951-1955
Personal
ProfessionExecutive Director, Shalom House Incorporated
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Joseph Brannigan is a former Democratic member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 9 from 2006 to 2012. He also served in the Maine House of Representatives from 2000 to 2006.

Brannigan earned his Bachelor's degree from Georgetown in 1955.

In addition to being a Senator, Brannigan is a licensed Social Worker.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brannigan served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brannigan served on these committees:

District 9

Brannigan represents Maine Senate District 9. District 9 includes a portion of Cumberland County[1].


Elections

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Brannigan did not run for re-election in 2012.

2010

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010

Brannigan won re-election to the 9th District seat in the November 2nd general election.[2] He had no primary opposition. Jeffrey Martin ran for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Maine State Senate, District 9
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Joseph Brannigan (D) 9,603 59%
Jeffrey Martin (R) 5,833 36%
Blank 862 5%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Brannigan ran for District 9 of the Maine State Senate, beating Nicholas McGee.[3]

Brannigan raised $8,670 for his campaign.[4]

Maine State Senate, District 9
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Joseph Brannigan (D) 13,827
Nicholas McGee (R) 6,336

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Joseph Brannigan collected $11,285 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
HNTB Corp $350
Alfond, Justin L $350
Violette, Paul $350
Hagge, Patricia H D $350

2008

In 2008 Joseph Brannigan collected $8,670 in donations.[6]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Cyrus Y Hagge $250
Maine Hospital Association $250
Mattson Development $250
Maine Youth Camp Association $250

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Personal

Joseph is married to Claire Brannigan. They have one child and reside in Portland, Maine.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maine Senate District 9
2006–2012
Succeeded by
Anne Haskell (D)