Margaret Craven

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Margaret Craven
Margaret Craven.jpg
Maine Senate District 16
Assumed office
Current term ends
December 1, 2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Respite Coordinator/Group Home Administrator
Website Senate site
Margaret Craven is a Democratic member of the Maine State Senate. Craven was first elected in November of 2008 with her term expiring in 2012. Craven 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

Craven serves on these committees:

District 16

Craven represents Maine Senate District 16. District 16 includes a portion of Androscoggin County[1].



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%


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


In 2008 Margaret Craven collected $28,705 in donations. [5]

Her two largest contributors in 2008 were:

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


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

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Political offices
Preceded by
Maine Senate District 16
Succeeded by