|Maine House of Representatives, District 36|
|2010 - Present|
|December 3, 2014|
|Years in position||4|
|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||4 terms (8 years)|
Kumiega's professional experience includes working as a carpenter.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kumiega served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Engrossed Bills|
|• Marine Resources, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kumiega served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Engrossed Bills|
|• Marine Resources|
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. District 36 incumbent Walter Kumiega was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Frank Stanley was unopposed in the Republican primary. Kumiega defeated Stanley in the general election.
Kumiega won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 36. Kumiega ran unopposed in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated Kim Strauss (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Maine House of Representatives, District 36, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Walter Kumiega Incumbent||65.1%||3,206|
Kumiega's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Jacqueline Spofford. According to unofficial results, Kumiega defeated Spofford in the November 2 general election.  Democratic incumbent Hannah Pingree did not run for re-election due to Maine's term limits.
|Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 36 (2010)|
|Walter Kumiega (D)||2,359||55%|
|Jacqueline Spofford (R)||1,702||40%|
Comprehensive donor information for Kumiega is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Kumiega raised a total of $10,513 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 12, 2013.
|Walter Kumiega's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Maine State House, District 36||$4,869|
|2010||Maine State House, District 36||$5,644|
|Grand Total Raised||$10,513|
2012Kumiega won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Kumiega raised a total of $4,869.
|Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Walter Kumiega's campaign in 2012|
|Vaughn, Andrew G||$100|
|Stegall, Ronald D||$100|
|Petty, J Kimball||$100|
|Gideonse, Hendrik D||$100|
|Total Raised in 2012||$4,869|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Kumiega raised $5,644 in contributions.
His top contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $5,144 to his campaign.
Kumiega and his wife, Penny, have two children.
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- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "List of Primary Candidates," May 8, 2014
- Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "List of Non-Party Candidates," June 2, 2014
- Maine Secretary of State, "2012 Candidate List," accessed May 14, 2012
- Maine Secretary of State, "Tabulations for Elections held in 2012," accessed March 19, 2014
- Maine Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions, "Official 2010 Election Results," accessed February 18, 2014
- Official Maine Election Results, 2010
- followthemoney.org, "Kumiega III, Walter A," accessed September 12, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
Hannah Pingree (D)
|Maine House of Representatives District 36
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