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Amy Volk

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Amy Volk
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Maine State Senate, District 30
Incumbent
Term ends
December 6, 2016
Years in position 5
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
First electedNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Maine House of Representatives, District 127
2010 - 2014
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Maine
Personal
Date of birthJune 2, 1969
ProfessionSmall business owner
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Amy Fern Volk (b. June 2, 1969) is a Republican member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 30. She was first elected to the chamber in 2014.

Volk served in the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 127 from 2010 to 2014.

Biography

Volk earned her B.S. in human development from the University of Maine. Her professional experience includes working as a substitute teacher and owning a small business.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2015
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
Judiciary

2013-2014

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

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

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. District 6 incumbent James Boyle was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Amy Volk was unopposed in the Republican primary. Volk defeated Boyle in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

Maine State Senate District 30, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAmy Volk 51.3% 10,295
     Democratic James Boyle Incumbent 45.5% 9,139
     None Blank Votes 3.3% 653
Total Votes 20,087

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Volk won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 127. Volk ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and defeated Paul Aranson (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 127, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAmy Volk Incumbent 50.1% 2,728
     Democratic Paul Aranson 49.9% 2,716
Total Votes 5,444

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Volk's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic incumbent Sean Flaherty. According to official results, Vok defeated Flaherty in the November 2 general election.[7]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 127 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Amy Volk (R) 2,510 53%
Sean Flaherty (D) 2,100 44%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Volk is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Volk raised a total of $20,666 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 18, 2013.[8]

Amy Volk's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 127 Won $15,763
2010 Maine State House, District 127 Won $4,903
Grand Total Raised $20,666

2012

Volk won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Volk raised a total of $15,763.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Amy Volk's campaign in 2012
Volk, Judd$700
Volk Isaacman, Allison$350
Saraceno, Phil$350
Maine Society of Anesthesiologists$350
Attardo Jr, Anthony$350
Total Raised in 2012$15,763
Source: Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Volk raised $4,903 in contributions.[9]

Her top contributor was the Public Fund, which gave $4,403 to her campaign.

Personal

Volk and her husband, Derek, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maine State Senate District 30
2014–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Sean Flaherty (D)
Maine House of Representatives District 127
2010–2014
Succeeded by
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