|Maine House of Representatives, District 25|
|2010 - Present|
|December 3, 2014|
|Years in position||4|
|Base salary||$13,852/year (first regular session) |
$9,661/year/year (second regular session)
|Per diem||$38/day, plus $32/day for meals|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
Fredette earned his B.S. in Accounting from the University of Maine at Machias, his M.S. in Public Policy and Management with a concentration in Goverment Finance from USM's Edmund Muskie School for Public Service, his M.S. in Administration from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government and his J.D. from the University of Maine School of Law. His professional experience includes serving as a Judge Advocate General for twelve years. He serves in the Maine Air National Guard.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Fredette served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Rules and Business of the House|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Fredette served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Appropriations and Financial Affairs|
Elections for the office of Maine House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 10, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 17, 2014; independent candidates may file until June 2, 2014.
Fredette won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 25. Fredette ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and defeated Frederick Austin (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Maine House of Representatives, District 25, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Kenneth Fredette Incumbent||75.5%||3,342|
Fredette's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic candidate Frederick Austin. According to official results, Fredette defeated Austin in the November 2 general election.  Incumbent Joshua Tardy was not eligible for re-election under Maine's term limits.
|Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 25 (2010)|
|Kenneth Fredette (R)||2,705||73%|
|Frederick Austin (D)||927||25%|
Comprehensive donor information for Fredette is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Fredette raised a total of $62,072 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 12, 2013.
|Kenneth Fredette's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Maine State House, District 25||$14,427|
|2010||Maine State House, District 25||$12,711|
|2006||Maine State Senate, District 28||$23,537|
|2004||Maine State Senate, District 33||$7,987|
|1998||Maine State House, District 125||$3,410|
|Grand Total Raised||$62,072|
2012Fredette won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Fredette raised a total of $14,427.
|Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Kenneth Fredette's campaign in 2012|
|Snowe for Senate||$700|
|Irwin Tardy & Morris||$350|
|House Republican Fund of Maine||$350|
|Total Raised in 2012||$14,427|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Fredette raised $12,711 in contributions.
He contributed the most to his campaign, $1,267.
Fredette is married and has two children.
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- Maine House of Representatives - Rep. Kenneth Fredette
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010, 2006, 2004, 1998
- Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Additional Maine Elected Officials and Leaders," February 6, 2012
- Maine Secretary of State, "2012 Candidate List," accessed May 14, 2012
- Maine Secretary of State, "Tabulations for Elections held in 2012," accessed March 19, 2014
- Maine Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "Official 2010 Election Results," accessed February 18, 2014
- Official Maine Election Results, 2010
- followthemoney.org, "Fredette, Kenneth Wade," accessed September 12, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
Joshua Tardy (R)
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