Andre Cushing, III

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 17:57, 18 February 2014 by JoelW (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Andre Cushing, III
Cushae.jpg
Maine House of Representatives District 39
Former Member
In office
2008 - 2012
PartyRepublican
Leadership
State House Assistant Majority Leader
2010-2012
Compensation
Base salary$13,852/year (first regular session)
$10,082/year (second regular session)
Per diem$38/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Andre Cushing, III is a former Republican member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 39 from 2008 to 2012 and serving as Majority Whip from 2010 to 2012.

Cushing is a small business owner and real estate agent.

He is a member of the Board of Directors of Avalon Village, Director of Bangor Jaycees, Director of Bangor Rotary, President of the Black Bear United Football Club, President of the Eastern Maine Medical Center Children's Miracle Network Board, and Vice Chair of the Hampden Business Association.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Cushing's opponents in the November 2 general election were Democratic candidate Shelby Wright and Green candidate Caroline Rae Dodge. According to unofficial results, Cushing defeated Wright and Dodge in the November 2 general election. [2]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 39 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Andre Cushing, III (R) 2,783 58%
Shelby D. Wright (D) 1,559 32%
Carolyn Rae Dodge (Green) 385 8% [3]

2008

On November 04, 2008, Andre Cushing, III ran for District 39 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating David Higgins. [4]

Andre Cushing, III raised $24,030 for his campaign.[5]

Maine House of Representatives, District 39
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Andre Cushing, III (R) 2,974
David Higgins (D) 2,805

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Cushing received $13,700 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[6]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Andre Cushing, III's campaign in 2010
Hartley, Brent$550
Nickerson & Oday$500
Vigue, Peter G$389
National Federation Ofindpendent Businesses-Safe Trust$350
Altria$350
Total Raised in 2010 $13,700

2008

In 2008 Andre Cushing, III collected $24,030 in donations. [7]

His six largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Maine Hospital Association $500
Colonial Contracting Corp. $500
Cushing Family Corp. $500
David Greenier $500
Dana Edwards $500
Andre Cushing, Jr. $500

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Andre + Cushing + III + Maine + Legislature

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

+III+Maine+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss Andre Cushing III News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
-
Maine House of Representatives District 39
2008–2012
Succeeded by
Brian Duprey (R)