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Dennis Keschl
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Maine House of Representatives, District 83
In office
2010 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 5
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 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Office website
Dennis Keschl is a Republican member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 83. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.


Keschl's professional experience includes working as the Town Manager for Belgrade, Maine. He served in the United States Army for 31 years as Military Intelligence, Aircraft Maintenance, Commander, Logistics and Planning. He is a veteran of the Vietnam War, Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

Committee assignments


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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations and Financial Affairs


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



See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Keschl won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 83. Keschl ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and defeated Pamela Boivin (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Maine House of Representatives, District 83, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDennis Keschl Incumbent 55.5% 2,972
     Democratic Pamela Boivin 44.5% 2,380
Total Votes 5,352


See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Keschl's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic incumbent Patricia Jones. According to official results, Keschl defeated Jones in the November 2 general election.[3]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 83 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Dennis Keschl (R) 2,605 53%
Patricia Jones (D) 2,190 45% [4]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Keschl is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Keschl raised a total of $14,185 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.[5]

Dennis Keschl's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 83 Won $9,140
2010 Maine State House, District 83 Won $5,045
Grand Total Raised $14,185


Keschl won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Keschl raised a total of $9,140.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dennis Keschl's campaign in 2012
Lessard, Paul$350
Maine Association of Realtors$350
Snowe for Senate$350
Timberlake, Cheryl C$350
Maine Bankers Association$350
Total Raised in 2012$9,140
Source: Follow the Money


In 2010, Keschl raised $5,045 in contributions. [6]

His top contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $4,545 to his campaign.


Keschl and his wife, Constance, have two children.

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Preceded by
Patricia Jones (D)
Maine House of Representatives District 83
Succeeded by