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Robert Duchesne
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Maine House of Representatives, District 121
Incumbent
In office
December 3, 2014 - present
Term ends
December 6, 2016
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Maine House of Representatives, District 13
2004 - 2012
Education
Bachelor'sColby College
Master'sUniversity of Maine, 2002
Personal
Date of birthOctober 1, 1953
Place of birthFranklin, New Hampshire
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert Duchesne (b. October 1, 1953) is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 121. He was first elected to the chamber in 2014.

Duchesne is a former Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 13 from 2004 to 2012.

Biography

Duchesne worked as an Operations Manager for Cumulus Media from 1997-2002, General Manager of Castle Broadcasting from 1995-1997, Program Director of WQCB-FM from 1985-1995, and announcer for WMZQ-FM from 1980-1985.

He is a member of the Bangor Land Trust Board, Caribou Bog-Penjajavoc Project Board, Brewer Economic Development Corporation Board, and Treasurer of the Maine Audubon Penobot Valley Chapter.[1]

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Duchesne served on the following committees:

Maine Committee Assignments, 2015
Environment and Natural Resources

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maine House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 10, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 17, 2014. The deadline for write-in candidates to run in the primary election was April 28, 2014, and the deadline for non-party candidates to run in the general election was June 2, 2014. The deadline for write-in candidates to run in the general election was September 22, 2014. Robert Duchesne was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Douglas Smith was unopposed in the Republican primary. Duchesne defeated Smith in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

Maine House of Representatives District 121, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Duchesne 50.4% 1,835
     Republican Douglas Smith 45.4% 1,655
     None Blank Votes 4.2% 154
Total Votes 3,644

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Duchesne's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Geraldine Randall. According to official results, Duchesne defeated Randall in the November 2 general election.[6]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 13 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Duchesne (D) 1,886 54%
Geraldine Randall (R) 1,451 42%

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Robert Duchesne ran for District 13 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating Geraldine Randall.[7]

Robert Duchesne raised $4,936 for his campaign.[8]

Maine House of Representatives, District 13
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Duchesne (D) 2,789
Geraldine Randall (R) 1,441

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Duchesne received $4,905 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[9]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Robert Duchesne's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$4,656
Duchesne, Sandra M$100
Ahern, Thomas$100
Dickson, Sarah$25
Duchesne, Robert S$24
Total Raised in 2010 $4,905

2008

In 2008 Robert Duchesne collected $4,936 in donations.[10]

His largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,656

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 121
2014–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 13
2004–2012
Succeeded by
Anita Haskell (R)