|Maine House of Representatives District 5|
|2008 - 2012|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
Willette is a realtor. He has previously worked as a science teacher, and served in the United States Army.
Willette is a member of the Elks Lodge, National Rifle Association, and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Willette switched his party affiliation from Democratic to Republican in November 2010, after winning election as a Democratic candidate. Willette said he switched because he did not agree with the majority of bills supported by the Democratic Party.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Willette served on the following committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Willette served on the following committees:
Willette ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 7. Willette ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and was defeated by Troy Haines (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Maine House of Representatives, District 5, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Michael Willette Incumbent||48.5%||1,821|
|Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 5 (2010)|
|Michael Willette (D)||1,605||55%|
|Jessica Chase (R)||1,264||43% |
Michael Willette raised $5,770 for his campaign.
|Maine House of Representatives, District 5|
|Michael Willette (D)||2,245|
|Elizabeth Michaud (R)||1,784|
In 2010, Willette received $4,728 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:
|Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Michael Willette's campaign in 2010|
|Harding, Alan F||$100|
|Total Raised in 2010||$4,728|
In 2008 Michael Willette collected $5,770 in donations. 
His largest contributor in 2008 was:
Willette and his wife Pam have three children.
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- Maine House of Representatives - Rep. Michael Willette
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Willette
- ↑ Bangor Daily News "Legislator from the county switches to GOP" November 12, 2010
- ↑ Daily Paul, "11 Maine State Legislators endorse Ron Paul," February 3, 2012
- ↑ Maine Secretary of State "2012 Candidate List" Accessed May 14, 2012
- ↑ Maine Secretary of State, Official primary results
- ↑ The Portland Press Herald general election results
- ↑ Official Maine Election Results, 2010
- ↑ Maine House of Representatives official election results for 2008
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on Willette's 2008 campaign contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2010 Contributions
- ↑ 2008 contributors to Michael Willette
- ↑ Biography from Project Vote Smart
|Maine House of Representatives District 5
| Succeeded by|
Robert Saucier (D)
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