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Richardson was running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Maine, 2012|Maine's]] [[Maine's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012|2nd District]]. Richardson was seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket.<ref name="source">[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2012/primcan2012.htm ''Maine Secretary of State'' "Primary List of Candidates" Accessed March 9, 2012]</ref> Richardson was defeated by [[Kevin Raye]] in the Republican primary.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/ME_US_House_0612.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "Election Results" Accessed June 12, 2012]</ref> Incumbent [[Mike Michaud]] ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The [[Signature requirements and deadlines for 2012 U.S. Congress elections|signature filing deadline]] for candidates wishing to run was March 15, 2012. The primary elections were held on June 12, 2012.
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Richardson ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Maine, 2012|Maine's]] [[Maine's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012|2nd District]]. Richardson was seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket.<ref name="source">[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2012/primcan2012.htm ''Maine Secretary of State'' "Primary List of Candidates" Accessed March 9, 2012]</ref> Richardson was defeated by [[Kevin Raye]] in the Republican primary.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/ME_US_House_0612.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "Election Results" Accessed June 12, 2012]</ref> Incumbent [[Mike Michaud]] ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The [[Signature requirements and deadlines for 2012 U.S. Congress elections|signature filing deadline]] for candidates wishing to run was March 15, 2012. The primary elections were held on June 12, 2012.
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==

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Blaine Richardson
Blaine Richardson.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. House, Maine, District 2
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sCollege of Charleston
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Years of service1974-1979, 2003
CitationsCaptain
Personal
ProfessionOwner, The B. Richardson Company, Construction Company
Websites
Campaign website
Blaine Richardson campaign logo
Blaine Richardson is a 2012 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 2nd Congressional District of Maine. Richardson was defeated by Kevin Raye in the Republican primary on June 12, 2012.[1]

Biography

Education:[2]

  • College of Charleston, Bachelor of Science in Biology

Career

Military:[2]

  • 1974: Graduated from Naval flight program
  • 1974-1979: Aviator on active duty
  • 2003: Military Liaison Officer for MSC (Military Sealift Command) to the Commander, Transportation Command, Scott AFB, Illinois
  • 1980's - 1990's: Worked at family business, The Green Thumb, Rockport, Maine[2]
  • Code Enforcement in Rockport, Maine[2]
  • 2000: Moved to Belfast and started construction company – The B. Richardson Company[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Maine's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012

Richardson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Maine's 2nd District. Richardson was seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket.[3] Richardson was defeated by Kevin Raye in the Republican primary.[4] Incumbent Mike Michaud ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was March 15, 2012. The primary elections were held on June 12, 2012.

Personal

Richardson is married to his wife, Laura.[5] He has two children from a former marriage – Kyle and Jana.[5]

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