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Walter Kumiega

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Walter Kumiega
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Maine House of Representatives, District 36
Incumbent
In office
2010 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$13,852/year (first regular session)
$9,661/year/year (second regular session)
Per diem$38/day, plus $32/day for meals
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
ProfessionCarpenter/contractor
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Walter Kumiega is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 36. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Kumiega's professional experience includes working as a carpenter.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Engrossed Bills
Marine Resources, Chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maine House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 10, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 17, 2014; independent candidates may file until June 2, 2014.

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

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.[1][2]

Maine House of Representatives, District 36, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWalter Kumiega Incumbent 65.1% 3,206
     Republican Kim Strauss 34.9% 1,716
Total Votes 4,922

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

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. [3] 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)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Walter Kumiega (D) 2,359 55%
Jacqueline Spofford (R) 1,702 40%[4]

Campaign donors

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.[5]

Walter Kumiega's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 36 Won $4,869
2010 Maine State House, District 36 Won $5,644
Grand Total Raised $10,513

2012

Kumiega won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Kumiega raised a total of $4,869.

2010

In 2010, Kumiega raised $5,644 in contributions.[6]

His top contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $5,144 to his campaign.

Personal

Kumiega and his wife, Penny, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Hannah Pingree (D)
Maine House of Representatives District 36
2010–present
Succeeded by
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