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|Maine House of Representatives, District 42|
|December 5, 2012-present|
|December 3, 2014|
|Years in position||2|
|Base salary||$13,852/year (first regular session), $10,082/year (second regular session)|
|Per diem||$38/day, plus $32/day for meals|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Place of birth||Brewer, Maine|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brooks served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2013|
Brooks won election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 42. He ran as an Independent candidate and defeated Leo LaChance (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Maine House of Representatives, District 42, General Election, 2012|
Brooks' opponents in the November 2 general election were Republican candidate Peter Rioux, and Green candidate Kenneth Cole. According to unofficial results, Rioux defeated Brooks and Cole in the November 2 general election. Republican incumbent Michael Thibodeau did not run for re-election, although he was eligible to do so under Maine's term limits.
Comprehensive donor information for Brooks is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Brooks raised a total of $43,012 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.
|Joseph Brooks's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Maine State House, District 42||$4,495|
|2010||Maine State House, District 42||$4,801|
|2006||Maine State House, District 42||$2,004|
|2004||Maine State House, District 42||$5,930|
|2002||Maine State Senate, District 11||$7,148|
|2000||Maine State House, District 107||$6,926|
|1998||Maine State House, District 107||$6,435|
|1996||Maine State House, District 107||$5,273|
|Grand Total Raised||$43,012|
2012Brooks won election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Brooks raised a total of $4,495.
|Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Joseph Brooks's campaign in 2012|
|Peirce, William C||$100|
|Olver, William M||$100|
|Logan, John F||$100|
|Total Raised in 2012||$4,495|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- If they're terminal, let Mainers choose how they die - Bangor Daily News
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- Budget deal: From 'Hell no' to 'Alright' - Fox News
- 'He Belongs to the Ages' - Daily Beast
- Got Tix? - Press Herald
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- Find your merriment in holiday listings - Foster's Daily Democrat
- Maine House of Representatives - Rep. Joseph Brooks
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996
State of Maine
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Michael Thibodeau (R)
|Maine House of Representatives District 42
| Succeeded by|
Peter Rioux (I)