Robert Nutting

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Robert Nutting
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Maine House of Representatives, District 77
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Leadership
State Speaker of the House
2010-2012
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 4, 2014
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Maine House of Representatives District 78
1999 - 2006
Education
Bachelor'sMassachusetts College of Pharmacy
Personal
BirthdayMarch 18, 1947
Place of birthSkowhegan, Maine
ProfessionPharmacist
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert W. Nutting (b. March 18, 1947) is a Republican member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 77. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008. He also served in the chamber from 1999 to 2006.

Nutting served as the Speaker of the House from 2011-2012.[1] He served on the Oakland Town Council from 1977-1988.[2]

Biography

Nutting's professional experience includes working as a Pharmacist at Wal-Mart.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nutting served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maine House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 10, 2014, and a general election was held 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. The deadline for write-in candidates to run in the general election was September 22, 2014. Alan Tibbetts was unopposed in the Democratic primary. District 78 incumbent Robert Nutting was unopposed in the Republican primary. Nutting defeated Tibbetts in the general election.[3][4][5][6]

Maine House of Representatives District 77, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Nutting Incumbent 52.2% 2,225
     Democratic Alan Tibbetts 44.6% 1,902
     None Blank Votes 3.3% 139
Total Votes 4,266

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Nutting won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 78. Nutting ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and defeated Harry Hayes (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[7][8]

Maine House of Representatives, District 78, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Nutting Incumbent 61% 2,898
     Democratic Harry Hayes 39% 1,849
Total Votes 4,747

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Nutting ran unopposed in the November 2 general election.[9] Democratic candidate George Hite withdrew from the race after the primary.

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 78 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Nutting (R) 3,611 84%[10]

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Robert Nutting ran for District 78 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating Samuel Bromberg.[11]

Robert Nutting raised $6,147 for his campaign.[12]

Maine House of Representatives, District 78
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Nutting (R) 2,885
Samuel Bromberg (D) 2,023

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Nutting is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Nutting raised a total of $76,502 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.[13]

Robert Nutting's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 78 Won $11,560
2010 Maine State House, District 78 Won $2,082
2008 Maine State House, District 78 Won $6,147
2006 Maine State Senate, District 24 Defeated $23,503
2004 Maine State House, District 78 Won $9,205
2002 Maine State House, District 103 Won $6,020
2000 Maine State House, District 103 Won $6,245
1998 Maine State House, District 103 Won $11,740
Grand Total Raised $76,502

2012

Nutting won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Nutting raised a total of $11,560.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Robert Nutting's campaign in 2012
Nutting, Robert W$3,000
Maine Society of Anesthesiologists$350
Kane, Jeffrey D$350
Community Pharmacies$350
Maine Association of Realtors$350
Total Raised in 2012$11,560
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Nutting received $2,082 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[14]


Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Robert Nutting's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$1,582
Nutting, Robert William$100
Miller, Bernard W$100
Total Raised in 2010 $2,082

2008

In 2008, Nutting collected $6,147 in donations.[15]

His largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $5,647

Personal

Nutting and his wife, Wendy, have three children.[16]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 78
2008–present
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