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Michael Carey

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Michael Carey
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Maine House of Representatives, District 72
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 6
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
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sDartmouth College
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael E. Carey is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 72. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Carey earned his B.A. in History from Dartmouth College.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Carey served on the following committees:

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Elections, Chair
Appropriations and Financial Affairs

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Carey served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Carey served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Carey won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 72. Carey ran unopposed in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated Michael Marcotte (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Maine House of Representatives, District 72, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Carey Incumbent 62.4% 1,528
     Republican Michael Marcotte 37.6% 920
Total Votes 2,448

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Carey's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Marcus Welch. According to unofficial results, Carey defeated Welch in the November 2 general election.[3]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 72 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Carey (D) 1,079 56%
Marcus Welch (R) 703 36%[4]

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Michael Carey ran for District 72 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating James Siglow, Jr..[5]

Michael Carey raised $50 for his campaign.[6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 72
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Carey (D) 2,031
James Siglow, Jr. (R) 631

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Carey is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Carey raised a total of $3,672 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.[7]

Michael Carey's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 72 Won $2,317
2010 Maine State House, District 72 Won $1,305
2008 Maine State House, District 72 Won $50
Grand Total Raised $3,672

2012

Carey won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Carey raised a total of $2,317.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael Carey's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$2,105
Carey, Mike E$98
Total Raised in 2012$2,317
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Carey received $1,305 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[8]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael Carey's campaign in 2010
Maine Dental Association$400
Maine State Employees Association$350
Maine Credit Union League$250
Fuentes, Marla$100
Romano, Jeffrey$100
Total Raised in 2010 $1,305

2008

In 2008, Carey collected $50 in donations.[9]

His largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Unitemized Contribution $50

Personal

Carey is a member of the Androscoggin Habitat for Humanity Board, and Chair of the Task Force Considering Redevelopment Options for Bates Mill Building Number 5, City of Lewiston.[10]

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Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 72
2008–present
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