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Andre Cushing
Andre Cushing.jpg
Maine State Senate, District 33
Incumbent
In office
December 5, 2012-present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
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 electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Websites
Office website
Andre Cushing is a Republican member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 33. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development

Elections

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Cushing won election in the 2012 election for Maine State Senate District 33. He ran and won against James Emerson in the Republican primary on June 12, 2012,[1] and was defeated by Sherman Leighton (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Maine State Senate, District 33, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAndre Cushing 60.9% 11,985
     Democratic Sherman Leighton 39.1% 7,705
Total Votes 19,690
Maine State Senate, District 33 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAndre Cushing 53.8% 1,462
James Emerson 46.2% 1,255
Total Votes 2,717

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Cushing is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Cushing raised a total of $46,062 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 12, 2013.[3]

Andre Cushing's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State Senate, District 33 Won $46,062
Grand Total Raised $46,062

2012

Cushing won election to the Maine State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Cushing raised a total of $46,062.
Maine State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Andre Cushing's campaign in 2012
Capital Leadership Pac$700
Katz, Roberta N$700
Lafayette III, John D$700
Prosperity for Maine Pac$700
Katz, Roger J$700
Total Raised in 2012$46,062
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Cushing and his wife, Gwen, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Debra Plowman (R)
Maine Senate District 33
2012–present
Succeeded by
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