Margaret Craven

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Margaret Craven
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Maine State Senate District 16
Incumbent
In office
2008-Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 6
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$13,852/year (1st session), $10,082/year (2nd)
Per diem$70/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Prior offices
Maine State House of Representatives
2002-2008
Personal
Place of birthGalway, Ireland
ProfessionRespite Coordinator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Margaret Craven is a Democratic member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 16 since 2008. She also served in the Maine House of Representatives from 2002 to 2008. In addition to being a Senator, Craven is a Respite Coordinator and Group Home Administrator.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Craven has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Craven served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Craven won re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the June 12, 2012 Democratic primary and defeated Robert Reed (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1]

Maine State Senate, District 16, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMargaret Craven Incumbent 67.4% 10,208
     Republican Robert Reed 32.6% 4,933
Total Votes 15,141

2010

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010

Craven won re-election to the 16th district seat in the November 2nd general election. [2] She had no primary opposition. Joel Kase ran for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Maine State Senate, District 16
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Margaret Craven (D) 6,286 51%
Joel Kase (R) 5,400 44%
Blank 588 5%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Carven ran for District 16 of the Maine State Senate, beating Corey Troup.

[3] Craven raised $28,705 for her campaign.[4]

Maine State Senate, District 16
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Margaret Craven (D) 12,241
Corey Troup (R) 3,940

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Margaret Craven collected $20,409 in donations. [5]

Her two largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $19,504
Private Individuals $905

2008

In 2008 Margaret Craven collected $28,705 in donations. [6]

Her two largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $26,801
James & Margaret Craven $200

Personal

Margaret is married to James Craven. They have two children and resides in Lewiston, Maine.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maine Senate District 16
2008–present
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