Michel Lajoie

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Michel Lajoie
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Current candidacy
Running for Maine House of Representatives, District 58
General electionNovember 4, 2014
Current office
Maine House of Representatives, District 71
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014]
Years in position 6
PartyDemocratic
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
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michel A. Lajoie is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 71. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Lajoie's professional experience includes working as Fire Chief for the City of Lewiston and owning a small business. He served in the United States Army 1125th Army Hospital Unit.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Criminal Justice and Public Safety

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lajoie 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. District 71 incumbent Michel Lajoie was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Luke Jensen was unopposed in the Republican primary.[1][2]

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lajoie ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 71. Lajoie ran unopposed in the June 12 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lajoie's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Mark Chizmar. According to unofficial results, LaJoie defeated Chizmar in the November 2 general election.[5]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 71 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Michel Lajoie (D) 2,047 58%
Mark Chizmar (R) 1,334 38%[6]

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Michel Lajoie ran unopposed for District 71 of the Maine House of Representatives.[7]

Michel Lajoie raised $3,662 for his campaign.[8]

Maine House of Representatives, District 71
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michel Lajoie (D) 3,905

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Lajoie is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Lajoie raised a total of $6,931 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.[9]

Michel Lajoie's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 71 Won $996
2010 Maine State House, District 71 Won $2,273
2008 Maine State House, District 71 Won $3,662
Grand Total Raised $6,931

2012

Lajoie won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Lajoie raised a total of $996.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michel Lajoie's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$541
Murphy, Lorette$100
Lajoie, Michel Andre$100
Lajoie, Rita Jeanne$100
Total Raised in 2012$996
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Lajoie received $2,273 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[10]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michel Lajoie's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$1,773
Lajoie, Rita J$100
Murphy, Lorette$100
Lajoie, Michel A$100
Ouellette, Irene$100
Total Raised in 2010 $2,273

2008

In 2008, Lajoie collected $3,662 in donations.[11]

His largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $3,162

Personal

Lajoie is a member of the Public Safety Commission, and the Standing Ad-Hoc Committee, State of Maine Bureau of Labor Standards.[12]

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Maine House of Representatives District 71
2008–present
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