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  }}{{tnr}}'''Owen Bruce Pickus''' was a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2010#District 4|District 4]] of the [[Maine State Senate]]. <ref name=Pickus>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/prior10-11.htm#nov2010 Maine Official Election Results]</ref> The [[Primary election dates in 2010|primary election]] was on June 8, 2010 and the general election was on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2]].
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  }}{{tnr}}'''Owen Bruce Pickus''' was a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2010#District 4|District 4]] of the [[Maine State Senate]]. <ref name=Pickus>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/prior10-11.htm#nov2010 Maine Official Election Results]</ref> The [[Primary election dates in 2010|primary election]] was on June 8, 2010, and the general election was on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2010/candidatelisting2010.pdf ''List of candidates certified for the June 8, 2010 primary in Maine,'' December 23, 2013]</ref>
  
==About==
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==Biography==
 
Pickus served as president and medical director of the Marine Centers for Healthcare. <ref name=Pickus1>[http://www.pickusforsenate.com/ Owen Pickus for State Senate: Mainpage]</ref>
 
Pickus served as president and medical director of the Marine Centers for Healthcare. <ref name=Pickus1>[http://www.pickusforsenate.com/ Owen Pickus for State Senate: Mainpage]</ref>
  
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Pickus was defeated by [[Democratic]] incumbent [[Nancy Sullivan]] in the November 2 general election.<ref name=Pickus/>
 
Pickus was defeated by [[Democratic]] incumbent [[Nancy Sullivan]] in the November 2 general election.<ref name=Pickus/>
  
In the June 8th primary election, Pickus ran unopposed.  <ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/prior10-11.htm Results for the June 8, 2010 primary in Maine]</ref>
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In the June 8th primary election, Pickus ran unopposed.  <ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/prior10-11.htm Results for the June 8, 2010 primary in Maine]</ref><ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/prior10-11.htm#nov2010 Maine Official Election Results]</ref>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Nancy Sullivan (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''8,449'''
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| align="center" | '''51%'''
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| colspan="2" | Owen Bruce Pickus (R)
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| align="right" | 7,391
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| align="center" | 45%
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| colspan="2" | Blank
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| align="right" | 574
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| align="center" | 3%
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2010/candidatelisting2010.pdf List of candidates certified for the June 8, 2010 primary in Maine]
 
* [http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2010/candidatelisting2010.pdf List of candidates certified for the June 8, 2010 primary in Maine]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=120913 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=120913 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* [http://www.facebook.com/pages/Owen-Pickus-for-State-Senate/133574333327681#!/pages/Owen-Pickus-for-State-Senate/133574333327681?v=info Owen Pickus for State Senate on Facebook]
 
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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{{Maine State Senators}}
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[[Category:Republican Party]]
 
[[Category:Republican Party]]

Revision as of 12:58, 23 December 2013

Owen Bruce Pickus
Candidate for
Maine State Senate, District 4

Political party Republican
Profession President and Medical Director, Maine Centers for Healthcare
Owen Bruce Pickus was a Republican candidate for District 4 of the Maine State Senate. [1] The primary election was on June 8, 2010, and the general election was on November 2, 2010.[2]

Biography

Pickus served as president and medical director of the Marine Centers for Healthcare. [3]

Issues

Campaign themes

2010

Pickus' website highlighted the following campaign issues: [3]

  • Solutions - "A businessman who knows what it takes to fix state government and restore fiscal discipline."
  • Spending - "Provide for more sustainable government, through thoughtful spending reforms that cut waste and prioritize spending programs."
  • Taxes - "Provide needed tax relief to Maine families and small businesses."
  • Government - "Limit the role of government to increase efficiency, effectiveness, and transparency."

Elections

2010

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010

Pickus was defeated by Democratic incumbent Nancy Sullivan in the November 2 general election.[1]

In the June 8th primary election, Pickus ran unopposed. [4][5]

Maine State Senate, District 4
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Nancy Sullivan (D) 8,449 51%
Owen Bruce Pickus (R) 7,391 45%
Blank 574 3%

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