Michael Devin

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Michael Devin
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Maine House of Representatives District 51
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)
Education
Bachelor'sUnited States Naval Academy
Master'sFlorida Institute of Technology
Military service
Service/branchNavy
Years of service1984-1992
Personal
ProfessionMarine Biologist
Websites
Office website
Michael Devin is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 51 since 2012.

Devin currently works as a marine biologist. He previously served in the United States Navy for eight years.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

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

Economic Development

  • Excerpt:"Mick believes that we must create good-paying, long term jobs through investments in small business development, educational excellence and exploration of Maine’s alternative energy sources."

Healthcare

  • Excerpt:"Mick believes that we must provide affordable and accessible healthcare to all Mainers. Health Education & Prevention Programs are the surest ways to reduce healthcare costs."

Tax Reform & Efficiency

  • Excerpt:"The tax must be levied in a fair and equitable manner for all Mainers. And finally, it must be efficiently collected, administered and utilized."

Marine Resources

  • Excerpt:"All waterfront stakeholders deserve a voice and a seat at the table. As a marine biologist, Mick knows it is possible to balance commerce and environmental protection."

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Marine Resources

Elections

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Devin won election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 51. Devin ran unopposed in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated Alan Pinkham (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Maine House of Representatives, District 51, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Devin 50.8% 2,861
     Republican Alan Pinkham 49.2% 2,770
Total Votes 5,631

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Devin's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican incumbent Jonathan McKane. According to unofficial results, McKane defeated Devin in the November 2 general election. [4]

Campaign donors

2012

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