Emily Ann Cain

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Emily Ann Cain
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Maine House of Representatives District 19
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
December 5, 2012
Years in position 11
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 elected2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Bachelor'sUniversity of Maine
Master'sHarvard University Graduate School of Education, 2004
Date of birth03/29/1980
Place of birthLouisville, KY
ProfessionCoordinator of Advancement, Honors College, University of Maine
Office website
Emily Ann Cain (b. March 29, 1980) is the Democratic Minority Floor Leader of the Maine House of Representatives. She has represented the 19th District since 2004.

Cain works as the Coordinator of Advancement of the Honors College at the University of Maine, and is Special Assistant for Presidential Events for the The University of Maine Alumni Association.

Cain is State Chair of the New England Board of Higher Education, and a member of the Orono Democratic Committee.[1]

In June 2011, Governing Magazine named Cain one of 12 "Democratic Legislators to Watch." Each of the legislators was selected on the basis of qualities such as leadership, ambition, and political potential.[2]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Cain has been appointed to the following committees:


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



See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Cain's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Zachary Jackman. According to unofficial results, Cain defeated Jackman in the November 2 general election. [3]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 19 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Emily Ann Cain (D) 1,958 66%
Zachary Jackman (R) 863 29% [4]


On November 04, 2008, Emily Ann Cain ran unopposed for District 19 of the Maine House of Representatives. [5]

Emily Ann Cain raised $2,520 for her campaign.[6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 19
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Emily Ann Cain (D) 4,442

Campaign donors


In 2010, Cain received $5,125 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[7]


In 2008 Emily Ann Cain collected $2,520 in donations. [8]

Her largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $2,120

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Political offices
Preceded by
Maine House of Representatives District 19
Succeeded by