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Herbert Adams
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Candidate for
Maine House of Representatives, District 40
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Maine House of Representatives District 119
1989 - 1997, 2002 - 2010
Personal
ProfessionAdjunct Faculty, University of Southern Maine
CandidateVerification
Herbert Adams is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 40 of the Maine House of Representatives.[1]

Adams is a former Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives. He represented the 119th District from 1989-1997 and from 2002-2010. Adams was ineligible to run under Maine's term limits. Adams ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 119.

Biography

Adams is a Adjunct Faculty member at the University of Southern Maine. He previously worked as Register of Probate for Cumberland County, Instructor in the VSM Adult Education Division, and is an author and journalist.

Adams is co-founder of the Parkside Neighborhood Association, and a member of the Maine People's Alliances, and Maine Historical Society.[2]

Committee assignments

Prior to leaving the legislature, Adams 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 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. Herbert Adams was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Mark Lockman was unopposed in the Republican primary. District 140 incumbent Benjamin Chipman (I) is running for re-election in the general election for District 40.[3][4]

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Adams ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 119. Adams ran unopposed in the June 12 Democratic primary on June 12, 2012, and was defeated by incumbent Benjamin Chipman (I) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 119, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Independent Green check mark transparent.pngBenjamin Chipman Incumbent 54.2% 1,904
     Democratic Herbert Adams 36.7% 1,287
     Republican Gwendolyne Tuttle 9.1% 320
Total Votes 3,511

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Herbert Adams ran for District 119 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating Daniel Jenkins and Ryan Hendrickson.[7]

Herbert Adams raised $4,830 for his campaign.[8]

Maine House of Representatives, District 119
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Herbert Adams (D) 2,245
Daniel Jenkins (G) 887
Ryan Hendrickson (R) 350

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Herbert Adams collected $4,830 in donations.[9]

His largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,830

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 119
2002–2010
Succeeded by
Benjamin Chipman (I)