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Bliss represents Maine Senate District 7. District 7 includes a portion of Cumberland County<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/legis/senate/ "Maine Senate" Senator Listing by County]</ref>.
 
Bliss represents Maine Senate District 7. District 7 includes a portion of Cumberland County<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/legis/senate/ "Maine Senate" Senator Listing by County]</ref>.
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On November 4, 2008, Bliss ran for District 7 of the [[Maine State Senate]], beating Thomas Dunne. <ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2008/tabs-can-ss-11-08.html ''Maine State Senate official election results for 2008'']</ref>
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Bliss raised $33,544 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98885 ''Follow the Money's report on Bliss's 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Lawrence Bliss (D)'''
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==

Revision as of 10:51, 14 June 2010

Lawrence Bliss
Maine Senate District 7
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democrat
Profession Career Services Advisor
Website Senate site
Lawrence Bliss is a Democratic member of the Maine Senate. Bliss was first elected to the Maine Senate in 2008 with his term expiring in 2012. Before being a Senator, Bliss served in the Maine House of Representatives from 2000 to 2008.

Bliss graduated with his Associate's Degree from Los Angeles Valley College in 1964. Bliss later graduated from University of California-Riverside with his Bachelor's degree in 1968 and his Master's degree in 1971. Bliss earned two doctoral degrees from the University of California-Berkeley.

Bliss is a also a career services adviser for Southern Maine University in addition to being a Senator.

Committee assignments

Bliss serves on these committees:

District 7

Bliss represents Maine Senate District 7. District 7 includes a portion of Cumberland County[1].


Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bliss ran for District 7 of the Maine State Senate, beating Thomas Dunne. [2]

Bliss raised $33,544 for his campaign.[3]

Maine State Senate, District 6
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lawrence Bliss (D) 13,584
Thomas Dunne (R) 8,300

Personal

Lawrence is married to his partner Nolan McCoy. They have three children and reside in South Portland, Maine.

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