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|Position = Maine State Senate District 32
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}}{{tnr}}'''Geoffrey Gratwick''' is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012#District 32|District 32]] of the [[Maine State Senate]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Geoffrey Gratwick''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Maine State Senate]], representing District 32 since 2012.
  
==Elections==
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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Gratwick's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.gratwickforsenate.com/ "gratwickforsenate," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
===2012===
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'''Creating Jobs'''
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*Excerpt:"Job growth comes from a dynamic private sector, powered by productive innovative people. It is the direct product of public and private investment, educational excellence, and healthy communities. We need a rich cultural life to keep our motivated young people here."
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'''Healthcare'''
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*Excerpt:"In Augusta, Geoff will work for health care reform that will benefit both the people and the state of Maine, using his medical knowledge and common-sense approach to make a better system."
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'''Education'''
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*Excerpt:"Geoff will work for Bangor and Hermon to ensure the state of Maine honors its voter-mandated commitment to fully fund education, as well as ensuring that the educational systems we have are the best they can be for all our citizens."
  
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Gratwick served on the following committees:
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|Committee1 = Environment and Natural Resources
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|Committee2 = Insurance and Financial Services
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==Elections==
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===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Gratwick is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate]] District 32. He is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012 and will face incumbent [[Nichi Farnham]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2012/2012candidate.pdf ''Maine Secretary of State'' "Primary Candidate List," June 12, 2012]</ref>
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Gratwick won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate]] District 32. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012 and defeated incumbent [[Nichi Farnham]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2012/2012candidate.pdf ''Maine Secretary of State'' "Primary Candidate List," June 12, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = Maine State Senate, District 32, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = Geoffrey Gratwick
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|Inc2 = Y
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|candidate2 = Nichi Farnham
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|votes1 = 8793
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|votes2 = 8295
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==Campaign donors==
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==Personal==
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Gratwick has a wife, Lucy.<ref name=website/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
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==External Links==
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*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/senate/bio32s.htm Sen. Gratwick's website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=75503 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=75503 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Geoff-Gratwick-for-Maine-Senate-District-32-Bangor-Hermon/147047138740789 Geoffrey Gratwick on Facebook]
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Revision as of 13:48, 10 May 2013

Geoffrey Gratwick
Georffrey Gratwick.png
Maine State Senate District 32
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)
Websites
Office website
Geoffrey Gratwick is a Democratic member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 32 since 2012.

Issues

Campaign themes

Gratwick's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Creating Jobs

  • Excerpt:"Job growth comes from a dynamic private sector, powered by productive innovative people. It is the direct product of public and private investment, educational excellence, and healthy communities. We need a rich cultural life to keep our motivated young people here."

Healthcare

  • Excerpt:"In Augusta, Geoff will work for health care reform that will benefit both the people and the state of Maine, using his medical knowledge and common-sense approach to make a better system."

Education

  • Excerpt:"Geoff will work for Bangor and Hermon to ensure the state of Maine honors its voter-mandated commitment to fully fund education, as well as ensuring that the educational systems we have are the best they can be for all our citizens."

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Environment and Natural Resources
Insurance and Financial Services, Chair

Elections

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Gratwick won election in the 2012 election for Maine State Senate District 32. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012 and defeated incumbent Nichi Farnham (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Maine State Senate, District 32, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGeoffrey Gratwick 51.5% 8,793
     Republican Nichi Farnham Incumbent 48.5% 8,295
Total Votes 17,088

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

Personal

Gratwick has a wife, Lucy.[1]

Recent news

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Political offices
Preceded by
Nichi Farnham (R)
Maine State Senate District 32
2012–present
Succeeded by
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