Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Michel Lajoie

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Michel Lajoie
Michel Lajoie.jpg
Maine House of Representatives, District 71
Incumbent
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/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 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 consist of a primary election on June 10, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 17, 2014; independent candidates may file until June 2, 2014.

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.[1][2]

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.[3]

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%[4]

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.[5]

Michel Lajoie raised $3,662 for his campaign.[6]

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.[7]

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.

2010

In 2010, Lajoie received $2,273 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[8]


2008

In 2008, Lajoie collected $3,662 in donations.[9]

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.[10]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Michael + Lajoie + Maine + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Michael Lajoie News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
-
Maine House of Representatives District 71
2008–present
Succeeded by
NA