Erik Jorgensen

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Erik Jorgensen
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Maine House of Representatives District 115
Incumbent
In office
December 5, 2012-present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
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)
Education
Bachelor'sBowdoin College
Master'sHarvard University
Websites
Office website
Erik Jorgensen is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 115 since 2012. [1][2] Jorgensen received his Bachelor's from Bowdoin College and his Master's degree in Public Administration from Harvard University. He served six years on Maine Center for Economic Policy's board of directors. He has also served on the Humanities Council.[3]

Issues

Jorgensen lists education, environment, and marriage equality as part of his platform.[4]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations and Financial Affairs

Elections

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jorgensen won election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 115. Jorgenson defeated Justin Costa and Malory Shaughnessy in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated Seth Berner (G) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 115, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngErik Jorgensen 66.6% 2,867
     Green Seth Berner 33.4% 1,439
Total Votes 4,306


Maine House of Representatives, District 115 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngErik Jorgenson 42.9% 313
Malory Shaughnessy 32.1% 234
Justin Costa 25% 182
Total Votes 729

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

Personal

He is married with one son.[7].

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{{succession box | before = [[Stephen Lovejoy] (D) | title = Maine House of Representatives District 115 | years = 2012–present | after = NA}}