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|Maine State Senate, District 17|
|December 1, 2010-Present|
|December 6, 2016|
|Years in position||5|
|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 election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Term limits||Four consecutive terms|
|Maine State House of Representatives|
|Bachelor's||University of Tennessee, 1972|
|Master's||University of Maine, 1974|
|Ph.D.||University of Maine, 1978|
|Date of birth||August 29, 1950|
|Place of birth||Englewood, New Jersey|
|Profession||Manager, International Paper|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Committee assignments
- 3 Elections
- 4 Campaign donors
- 5 Endorsements
- 6 Personal
- 7 Recent news
- 8 See also
- 9 External links
- 10 References
Saviello served in the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 90 from 2002 to 2010.
Saviello earned his B.S. from the University of Tennessee in 1972, his M.S. in Agronomy from the University of Maine in 1974 and his Ph.D. in Forest Resources from the University of Maine in 1978. His professional experience includes working as a Manager for International Paper, forester, associate professor, Manager of Northern Forest Research Center, Manager of Environment of a paper mill and adjunct professor at the University of Maine at Farmington.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Saviello served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Environment and Natural Resources, Chair|
|• Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry|
|• Bills in Second Reading, Chair|
|• Senatorial Vote|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Saviello served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Environment and Natural Resources|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Saviello served on these committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Bills in Second Reading|
|• Environment and Natural Resources|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Saviello served on these committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Inland Fisheries and Wildlife|
- See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2014
Elections for the office of Maine State Senate 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. Joanne Dunlap was unopposed in the Democratic primary. District 18 incumbent Thomas Saviello was unopposed in the Republican primary. Saviello defeated Dunlap in the general election.
|Maine State Senate District 17, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Thomas Saviello Incumbent||69.5%||12,529|
- See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012
|Maine State Senate, District 18, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Thomas Saviello Incumbent||61.9%||12,723|
- See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010
|Maine State Senate, District 18|
|Thomas Saviello (R)||11,194||60%|
|Ann Woloson (D)||6,703||36%|
In the June 8th primary election, Saviello ran unopposed.
|Maine State Senate, District 1 - Republican Primary (2010)|
Thomas Saviello raised $5,231 for his campaign.
|Maine House of Representatives, District 90|
|Thomas Saviello (R)||3,611|
|Maxine Collins (D)||1,055|
Comprehensive donor information for Saviello is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Saviello raised a total of $62,579 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 12, 2013.
|Thomas Saviello's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Maine State Senate, District 18||$21,432|
|2010||Maine State Senate, District 18||$22,505|
|2008||Maine State House, District 90||$5,231|
|2006||Maine State House, District 90||$5,373|
|2004||Maine State House, District 90||$5,988|
|2002||Maine State House, District 77||$2,050|
|Grand Total Raised||$62,579|
2012Saviello won re-election to the Maine State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Saviello raised a total of $21,432.
|Maine State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Thomas Saviello's campaign in 2012|
|Kilbreth, James T||$100|
|Total Raised in 2012||$21,432|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Saviello raised $22,505 in contributions.
His largest contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $21,005 to his campaign.
In 2008, Thomas Saviello collected $5,231 in donations.
His largest contributor in 2008 was:
Saviello has two children.
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- Maine State Legislature
- Maine State Senate
- Maine Senate Committees
- Maine Joint Committees
- Maine state legislative districts
- Thomas Saviello on the Maine State Senate website
- Profile from Open States
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "List of Primary Candidates," accessed May 8, 2014
- Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "List of Non-Party Candidates," accessed June 2, 2014
- Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "Primary Election - June 10, 2014," accessed December 5, 2014
- Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "General Election - November 4, 2014," accessed December 5, 2014
- Maine Secretary of State, "Primary Candidate List," accessed June 12, 2012
- Maine Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "Official 2010 Election Results," accessed February 18, 2014
- Maine Secretary of State, Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "Tabulations for Elections held in 2008," accessed March 20, 2014
- Follow the Money's report on Saviello's 2008 campaign contributions
- followthemoney.org, "Saviello, Thomas," accessed September 12, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- 2008 contributors to Thomas Saviello
- Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Additional Maine Elected Officials and Leaders," February 6, 2012
Walter Gooley (R)
|Maine State Senate District 18
| Succeeded by|
|Maine House of Representatives District 90
| Succeeded by|
Russell Black (R)