|Maine House of Representatives District 80|
|2010 - Present|
|December 3, 2014|
|Years in position||3|
|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 election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Bachelor's||Bob Jones University|
|Profession||Farmer, retired banker|
Newendyke is a farmer, and has also worked as a bank executive data center manager, systems analyst and computer programmer.
Newendyke has a degree in Accounting.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Newendyke served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Engrossed Bills|
|• Energy, Utilities and Technology|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Newendyke served on the following committees:
|Maine Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development|
Newendyke ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 80. Newendyke ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and was defeated by Rachel Sukeforth (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Maine House of Representatives, District 80, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Melvin Newendyke Incumbent||50%||2,459|
Newendyke's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic candidate Scott Wing. According to unofficial results, Newendyke defeated Wing in the November 2 general election. Democratic incumbent Nancy Smith was not eligible for re-election under Maine's term limits.
|Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 80 (2010)|
|Melvin Newendyke (R)||2,308||55%|
|Scott Wing (D)||1,776||42% |
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Newendyke raised $7,700 in contributions. 
His top two contributors were:
|Newendyke, Melvin L||$2,400|
Newendyke and his wife Barbara have two children.
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- New laws affect scrap yards, online shops - Times Record (subscription)
- Maine lawmakers approve $6.3B budget; veto likely - Danbury News Times
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- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
Nancy Smith (D)
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