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|Name = John Cleveland
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|Position = Maine State Senate, District 15
|Position             = Maine State Senate District 15
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|Status = Incumbent
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|Tenure = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 6, 2012|December 5, 2012 - Present]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''John Cleveland''' is a [[Democratic]] senator-elect of the [[Maine State Senate]].
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|First elected = [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''John Cleveland''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Maine State Senate]], representing [[Maine State Senate District 15|District 15]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Cleveland served on the following committees:
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Energy, Utilities and Technology
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|Joint1 = Yes
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|Committee2 = Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Cleveland won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate]] District 15. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012 and defeated incumbent [[Lois Snowe-Mello]] (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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Cleveland won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate]] District 15. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012, and defeated incumbent [[Lois Snowe-Mello]] (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," accessed June 12, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = Maine State Senate, District 15, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = John Cleveland
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|Inc2 = Y
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|candidate2 = Lois Mello
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|votes1 = 10341
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|votes2 = 8982
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}}
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Cleveland
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|Full name = John Cleveland
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = September 12, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1411869 ''followthemoney.org'', "Cleveland, John," accessed September 12, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 34354
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate, District 15]]
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Cleveland
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|full Name = John Cleveland
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147027
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|office= Maine State Senate
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|new = yes
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 34,354
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|org1 = Cleveland, Debora R
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|org2 = Cleveland, John J
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|org3 = Sussman, S Donald
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|org4 = Mitchell, James F (Jim)
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|org5 = Trafton, Richard
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|orgamount1 = 800
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|orgamount2 = 765
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|orgamount3 = 700
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|orgamount4 = 700
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|orgamount5 = 700
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Cleveland has a wife, Deborah.<ref></ref>
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Cleveland is married to his wife, Deborah.
  
 
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==Recent news==
 
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==See also==
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*[[Maine State Legislature]]
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*[[Maine State Senate]]
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*[[Maine Senate Committees]]
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*[[Maine Joint Committees]]
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*[[Maine state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/senate/bio15s.htm John Cleveland on the Maine State Senate website]
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*[http://openstates.org/me/legislators/MEL000199/john-j-cleveland/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=6569 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=6569 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6569 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6569 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147027 2012]
  
 
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Revision as of 20:05, 10 June 2014

John Cleveland
John Cleveland.jpg
Maine State Senate, District 15
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 (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)
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 30, 1950
Place of birthLewiston, Maine
Websites
Office website
John Cleveland is a Democratic member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 15. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy, Utilities and Technology, Chair
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development

Elections

2014

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maine State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 10, 2014, and a general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 17, 2014. The deadline for write-in candidates to run in the primary election was April 28, 2014, and the deadline for non-party candidates to run in the general election was June 2, 2014. District 15 incumbent John Cleveland was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Eric Brakey was unopposed in the Republican primary. Cleveland faces Brakey in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Cleveland won election in the 2012 election for Maine State Senate District 15. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012, and defeated incumbent Lois Snowe-Mello (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

Maine State Senate, District 15, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Cleveland 53.5% 10,341
     Republican Lois Mello Incumbent 46.5% 8,982
Total Votes 19,323

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Cleveland is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Cleveland raised a total of $34,354 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 12, 2013.[4]

John Cleveland's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State Senate, District 15 Won $34,354
Grand Total Raised $34,354

2012

Cleveland won election to the Maine State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Cleveland raised a total of $34,354.
Maine State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Cleveland's campaign in 2012
Cleveland, Debora R$800
Cleveland, John J$765
Sussman, S Donald$700
Mitchell, James F (Jim)$700
Trafton, Richard$700
Total Raised in 2012$34,354
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Cleveland is married to his wife, Deborah.

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Preceded by
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Maine State Senate District 15
2012–present
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