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John Picchiotti

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John Picchiotti
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Maine House of Representatives District 84
Former Member
In office
2010 - 2012
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
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John Picchiotti is a former Republican member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 84 from 2010 to 2012. Picchiotti ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 84.

Picchiotti is retired. He is a U.S. Navy Veteran, and achieved the rank of CT3. He has worked as a Media Consultant, ISP Manager, Human Resources Director, Insurance Agent and small business owner.

Committee assignments


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



See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Picchiotti ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 84. Picchiotti ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and was defeated by Karen Kusiak (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Maine House of Representatives, District 84, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKaren Kusiak 53.3% 2,252
     Republican John Picchiotti Incumbent 46.7% 1,977
Total Votes 4,229


See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Picchiotti's opponents in the November 2 general election were Democratic candidate Robert Sezak, Un-enrolled candidate Paul Tessier, and Independent candidate Aaron Rowden. According to official results, Picchiotti defeated Sezak, Tessier and Rowden in the November 2 general election.[3] Democratic incumbent Edward Finch was not eligible for re-election under Maine's term limits.

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 84 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent

Green check mark transparent.png John Picchiotti (R) 1,616 43%
Robert Sezak (D) 1,278 34%
Paul Tessier (Unenrolled) 457 12%
Aaron Rowden (Common Sense) 275 7%[4]

Campaign donors


In 2010, Picchiotti raised $8,054 in contributions.[5]

His top contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $7,954 to his campaign.


Picchiotti and his wife Carol have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Edward Finch (D)
Maine House of Representatives District 84
Succeeded by
Karen Kusiak (D)