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  |Name = Gary Plummer
 
  |Name = Gary Plummer
 
  |Profile picture = plumge.jpg
 
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  |Position = Maine House of Representatives District 111
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  |Position = Maine State Senate, District 12
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
  |Tenure = 2004 - Present
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  |Tenure = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 6, 2012|December 5, 2012 - Present]]
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|December 5, 2012]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|December 3, 2014]]
  |Assumed office = 2004
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  |Assumed office = 2012
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Base salary = $13,852/year (first regular session) <br> $10,082/year (second regular session)
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  |Base salary = $13,852/year (first regular session) <br> $9,661/year/year (second regular session)
  |Per diem = $38/day
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  |Per diem = $38/day, plus $32/day for meals
 
  |Pension =
 
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  |Last election = [[Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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  |First elected = 2004
 
  |First elected = 2004
 
  |Term limits = [[State legislatures with term limits|4 terms (8 years)]]
 
  |Term limits = [[State legislatures with term limits|4 terms (8 years)]]
  |Next election = [[Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
  |Prior office =  
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  |Prior office = Maine House of Representatives District 111
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  |Prior office years = 2004-2012
 
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  |Profession = Teacher (retired)
 
  |Profession = Teacher (retired)
 
  |Religion =  
 
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  |Office website = http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hsebios/plumge.htm
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  |Office website = legisweb1.mainelegislature.org/wp/senate/126th-maine-senators/senator-gary-plummer/
 
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{{tnr}}'''Gary Plummer''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Maine House of Representatives]]. He has represented the 111th District since 2004.
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{{tnr}}'''Gary Plummer''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Maine State Senate]], representing District 12. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.  
  
Plummer is a retired teacher.
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Plummer served in the [[Maine House of Representatives]], representing District 111 from 2004 to 2012, as a Commissioner in [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland County]] and Member of the Windham Town Council.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=36777 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Gary Plummer's Political Summary," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
  
He has served as a Commissioner in [[sunshinereview:Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland County]] and a member of the Windham Town Council.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=36777 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Plummer]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Plummer's professional experience includes working as a teacher.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Plummer served on the following committees:
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Plummer has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Plummer served on the following committees:
* [[Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee, Maine State Legislature|Criminal Justice and Public Safety]]
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===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Plummer served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Plummer served on the following committees:
* [[Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee, Maine State Legislature|Criminal Justice and Public Safety]]
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012]]''
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Plummer won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate]] District 27. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 12, 2012, and defeated [[Martin Shuer]] (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012. Incumbent [[Barry Hobbins]] (D) is not running for re-election<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2012/2012candidate.pdf ''Maine Secretary of State'' "Primary Candidate List," accessed June 12, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Maine State Senate, District 12, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Independent
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|winner1 = Gary Plummer
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|Inc1 =
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|candidate2 = Martin Shuer
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|votes1 = 12104
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|votes2 = 7858
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}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
Plummer's opponents in the November 2 general election were Democratic candidate [[Geoffrey Heckman]] and [[Angela Webber]]. According to unofficial results, Plummer defeated Heckman and Webber in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2010/general/by_state/state_sen_house/ME_State_House.html?SITE=MEPOPELN&SECTION=POLITICS The Portland Press Herald general election results]</ref>
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Plummer's opponents in the November 2 general election were Democratic candidate [[Geoffrey Heckman]] and [[Angela Webber]]. According to unofficial results, Plummer defeated Heckman and Webber in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/prior10-11.htm#nov2010 ''Maine Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions'', "Official 2010 Election Results," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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| colspan="2" | Angela Webber (Green Independent)  
 
| colspan="2" | Angela Webber (Green Independent)  
 
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| align="right" | 11% <ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2010/sr.xls Official Maine Election Results, 2010]</ref>
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| align="right" | 11%<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2010/sr.xls Official Maine Election Results, 2010]</ref>
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
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On November 04, 2008, Gary Plummer ran for District 111 of the [[Maine House of Representatives]], beating Michael Shaughnessy.<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2008/tabs-can-sr-101-151-11-08.html ''Maine Bureau of Corporations, Elections & Commissions'', "Official 2008 State House Election Results," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
  
On November 04, 2008, Gary Plummer ran for District 111 of the [[Maine House of Representatives]], beating Michael Shaughnessy. <ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2008/tabs-can-sr-101-151-11-08.html ''Maine House of Representatives official election results for 2008'']</ref>
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Gary Plummer raised $4,656 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=99146 ''Follow the Money'', "2008 campaign contributions," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
 
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Gary Plummer raised $4,656 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=99146 ''Follow the Money's report on Plummer's 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Plummer
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 19798
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|result2012 = Won
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|totalraised2010 = 6065
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|totalraised2008 = 4656
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|totalraised2006 = 4874
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|result2006 = Won
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|totalraised2004 = 4925
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|total raised = 19,798
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|org2 = Pennels, Deb
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|org3 = Patrick, Thomas
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|org4 = Vermette, Anna C
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|org5 = Pennels, Stuart
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|orgamount1 = 18298
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|orgamount2 = 100
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|orgamount3 = 100
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Plummer received $6,065 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=ME&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 Contributions]</ref>
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In 2010, Plummer received $6,065 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=ME&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "2010 Contributions," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
 
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In 2008, Gary Plummer collected $4,656 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=99146 ''Follow the Money'', "2008 Contributions," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
In 2008 Gary Plummer collected $4,656 in donations. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=99146 2008 contributors to Gary Plummer]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Plummer has two children.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=36777 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Gary Plummer's Biography," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Gary + Plummer + Maine + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Gary + Plummer + Maine + Legislature'''
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hsebios/plumge.htm Maine House of Representatives - Rep. Gary Plummer]  
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*[legisweb1.mainelegislature.org/wp/senate/126th-maine-senators/senator-gary-plummer/ Gary Plummer on the Maine State Senate website]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=36777 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=36777 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=36777 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=36777 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=99146 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=85955 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=64605 2004]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147188 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=120027 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=99146 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=85955 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=64605 2004]
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*[http://www.linkedin.com/pub/gary-plummer/21/462/219 Gary Plummer on LinkedIn]
  
 
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Revision as of 19:54, 6 March 2014

Gary Plummer
Plumge.jpg
Maine State Senate, District 12
Incumbent
In office
December 5, 2012 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
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 elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Maine House of Representatives District 111
2004-2012
Education
Bachelor'sGorham State College
Master'sUniversity of Maine, 1973
Personal
ProfessionTeacher (retired)
Websites
[legisweb1.mainelegislature.org/wp/senate/126th-maine-senators/senator-gary-plummer/ Office website]
CandidateVerification
Gary Plummer is a Republican member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 12. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Plummer served in the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 111 from 2004 to 2012, as a Commissioner in Cumberland County and Member of the Windham Town Council.[1]

Biography

Plummer's professional experience includes working as a teacher.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Criminal Justice and Public Safety

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Plummer won election in the 2012 election for Maine State Senate District 27. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 12, 2012, and defeated Martin Shuer (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Barry Hobbins (D) is not running for re-election[2]

Maine State Senate, District 12, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGary Plummer 60.6% 12,104
     Independent Martin Shuer 39.4% 7,858
Total Votes 19,962

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Plummer's opponents in the November 2 general election were Democratic candidate Geoffrey Heckman and Angela Webber. According to unofficial results, Plummer defeated Heckman and Webber in the November 2 general election.[3]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 111 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Gary Plummer (R) 2,636 66%
Geoffrey Heckman (D) 796 20%
Angela Webber (Green Independent) 443 11%[4]

2008

On November 04, 2008, Gary Plummer ran for District 111 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating Michael Shaughnessy.[5]

Gary Plummer raised $4,656 for his campaign.[6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 111
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Gary Plummer (R) 2,829
Michael Shaughnessy (D) 2,148

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Plummer is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Plummer raised a total of $40,318 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 10, 2013.[7]

Gary Plummer's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State Senate, District 12 Won $19,798
2010 Maine State House, District 111 Won $6,065
2008 Maine State House, District 111 Won $4,656
2006 Maine State House, District 111 Won $4,874
2004 Maine State House, District 111 Won $4,925
Grand Total Raised $40,318

2012

Plummer won re-election to the Maine State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Plummer raised a total of $19,798.
Maine State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gary Plummer's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$18,298
Pennels, Deb$100
Patrick, Thomas$100
Vermette, Anna C$100
Pennels, Stuart$100
Total Raised in 2012$19,798
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Plummer received $6,065 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[8]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gary Plummer's campaign in 2010
Hall, George V$650
Maine Association Of Realtors$600
Plummer, Gary$500
Vermette, Jeffrey A$450
Pitstop Fuels$350
Total Raised in 2010 $6,065

2008

In 2008, Gary Plummer collected $4,656 in donations.[9]

His contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,656

Personal

Plummer has two children.[10]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Gary + Plummer + Maine + Legislature

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External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bill Diamond (D)
Maine Senate District 12
2012 - Present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Maine House of Representatives District 111
2004–2012
Succeeded by
Jane Pringle (D)