Roger Sherman

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Roger Sherman
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Maine State Senate, District 34
Incumbent
In office
2006-Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 8
PartyRepublican
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 elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Prior offices
Maine State House of Representatives
1998-2006
Education
Bachelor'sRicker College, 1962
Master'sUniversity of New Hampshire, 1972
J.D.University of Maine Law School, 1967
Personal
Place of birthHodgton, ME
ProfessionRetired
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Roger Sherman is a Republican member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 34. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006. Sherman is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 144 of the Maine House of Representatives.[1]

Sherman served in the Maine House of Representatives from 1998 to 2006.

Biography

Sherman earned his B.S. from Ricker College in 1962, his M.S. from New Hampshire University in 1972 and his J.D. from Maine Law in 1967. His professional experience includes working as an educator and attorney.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sherman served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Sherman served on these committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maine House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 10, 2014, and a general election will take place 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. George Schools was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Roger Sherman was unopposed in the Republican primary.[2][3]

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Sherman won re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the June 12, 2012, Republican primary and defeated Daniel Levesque (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4]

Maine State Senate, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoger Sherman Incumbent 62% 9,947
     Democratic Daniel Levesque 38% 6,106
Total Votes 16,053

2010

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010

Sherman ran for re-election to the 34th District seat in 2010. He faced no primary opposition. The general election took place on November 2, 2010. Sherman ran unopposed.

Maine State Senate, District 34
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Sherman (R) 8,038 59%
Patrick Gordon (D) 5,104 38%
Blank 457 3%

2008

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Sherman ran for District 34 of the Maine State Senate, beating Jacqueline Lundeen.[5]

Sherman raised $24,148 for his campaign.[6]

Maine State Senate, District 34
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Sherman (R) 9,153
Jacqueline Lundeen (D) 8,632

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Sherman is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Sherman raised a total of $119,328 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 12, 2013.[7]

Roger Sherman's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State Senate, District 34 Won $18,153
2010 Maine State Senate, District 34 Won $21,183
2008 Maine State Senate, District 34 Won $24,148
2006 Maine State Senate, District 34 Won $42,530
2004 Maine State House, District 8 Won $4,488
2002 Maine State House, District 142 Won $2,800
2000 Maine State House, District 142 Won $2,050
1998 Maine State House, District 142 Won $3,976
Grand Total Raised $119,328

2012

Sherman won re-election to the Maine State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Sherman raised a total of $18,153.
Maine State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Roger Sherman's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$17,903
Sherman, Patricia Ann$100
Shrman, Roger Leigh$100
Total Raised in 2012$18,153
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Sherman collected $21,183 in donations.[8]

His three largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $20,958
Roger Sherman $100
Patricia Sherman $100

2008

In 2008, Sherman collected $24,148 in donations.[9]

His three largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $23,748
Roger Sherman $100
Patricia Sherman $100

Personal

Sherman and his wife, Patricia, have four children.

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Preceded by
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Maine Senate District 34
2006–present
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