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  |Name = Rebecca Millett
 
  |Name = Rebecca Millett
 
  |Profile picture = Rebecca Millett.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Rebecca Millett.jpg
  |Position = Maine State Senate District 7
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  |Position = Maine State Senate, District 29
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 6, 2012|December 5, 2012 - Present]]
 
  |Tenure = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 6, 2012|December 5, 2012 - Present]]
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  |Leadership =
 
  |Leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =
 
  |Years leadership =
  |Base salary = $13,852/year (first regular session) <br> $9,661/year/year (second regular session)
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  |Base salary = $13,852/year (first regular session) <br> $9,661/year (second regular session)
 
  |Per diem = $38/day, plus $32/day for meals
 
  |Per diem = $38/day, plus $32/day for meals
 
  |Pension  =
 
  |Pension  =
  |Last election = [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Last election = November 4, 2014 
 
  |Appointed =
 
  |Appointed =
 
  |Appointed by =
 
  |Appointed by =
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|December 3, 2014]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 4, 2014|December 6, 2016]]
 
  |First elected = [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |First elected = [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Term limits = [[Length of terms of state senators|4 terms (8 years)]]
 
  |Term limits = [[Length of terms of state senators|4 terms (8 years)]]
  |Next election = November 4, 2014
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  |Profession = Independent consultant
 
  |Profession = Independent consultant
 
  |Religion =
 
  |Religion =
  |Office website = http://www.maine.gov/legis/senate/bio07s.htm
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  |Office website = http://legisweb1.mainelegislature.org/wp/senate/senators/millett/
 
  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Personal website =
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rebecca Millett''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Maine State Senate]], representing District 7 since December 5, 2012.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rebecca Millett''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Maine State Senate]], representing [[Maine State Senate District 29|District 29]]. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
 
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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In a ''Portland Press Herald'' questionnaire, Millet explained what she seeks to accomplish if winning office:
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"I would like to be part of a non-partisan, coordinated, cooperative and goal-oriented effort to bring jobs to Maine, involving employer stakeholders, small business persons, and employees."<ref>[http://www.pressherald.com/special/maine_primary_election_state_legislature_2012.html ''Portland Press Herald,'' "Voters Guide: State Legislature," accessed June 8, 2012]</ref>
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</blockquote>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2015 legislative session===
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At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Millett served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Maine
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|year = 2015
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Education and Cultural Affairs
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|Joint1 = Y
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|Committee2 = Bills in Second Reading
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2013-2014===
 
===2013-2014===
 
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Millett served on the following committees:
 
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Millett served on the following committees:
  
 
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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In a ''Portland Press Herald'' questionnaire, Millett explained what she sought to accomplish upon winning office:
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<blockquote>
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"I would like to be part of a nonpartisan, coordinated, cooperative and goal-oriented effort to bring jobs to Maine, involving employer stakeholders, small business persons, and employees."<ref>[http://www.pressherald.com/special/maine_primary_election_state_legislature_2012.html ''Portland Press Herald,'' "Voters Guide: State Legislature," accessed June 8, 2012]</ref>
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</blockquote>
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{ME SD29 2014}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Millett won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate]] District 7. She defeated 124th District State Representative [[Bryan Kaenrath]] in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012 and defeated Republican [[Gary Crosby]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2012/2012candidate.pdf ''Maine Secretary of State'' "Primary Candidate List," June 12, 2012]</ref>
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Millett won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate]] District 7. She defeated 124th District State Representative [[Bryan Kaenrath]] in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012, and defeated [[Michael Darren Wallace]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2012/2012candidate.pdf ''Maine Secretary of State'', "Primary Candidate List," accessed June 12, 2012]</ref>
  
 
{{Election box 2012
 
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|votes2 = 7788
 
|votes2 = 7788
 
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{{Primary election box 2012
 
{{Primary election box 2012
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|Chamber= Maine State Senate, District 7
 
|Chamber= Maine State Senate, District 7
 
|party= Democratic
 
|party= Democratic
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Millett
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|Full name = Rebecca Millett
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = September 10, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1411969 ''followthemoney.org'', "Millett, Rebecca," accessed September 10, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 26250
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Maine State Senate elections, 2012|Maine State Senate, District 7]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Millett
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|full Name = Rebecca Millett
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147161
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|office= Maine State Senate
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 26,250
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Lennon, Sara W
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|org3 = Millett, Rebecca J
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|org4 = Governali, Frank
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|org5 = Cristie, John
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|orgamount1 = 24749
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|orgamount2 = 100
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|orgamount3 = 100
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|orgamount4 = 100
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|orgamount5 = 100
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Millett and her husband have two children.<ref>[http://rebeccamillett.com/ Official campaign website]</ref>
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Millett and her husband have two children.<ref>[http://rebeccamillett.com/ ''rebeccamillet.com'', "Official campaign website," accessed February 18, 2014]</ref>
  
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==Recent news==
 
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==External Links==
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==See also==
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*[[Maine State Legislature]]
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*[[Maine State Senate]]
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*[[Maine Senate Committees]]
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*[[Maine Joint Committees]]
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*[[Maine state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/senate/bio07s.htm Sen. Millett's website]
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*[http://legisweb1.mainelegislature.org/wp/senate/senators/millett/ Rebecca Millett on the Maine State Senate website]
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*[http://openstates.org/me/legislators/MEL000195/rebecca-j-millett/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137189 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137189 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137189 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137189 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147161 2012]
  
 
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Rebecca Millett
Rebecca Millett.jpg
Maine State Senate, District 29
Incumbent
In office
December 5, 2012 - Present
Term ends
December 6, 2016
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$13,852/year (first regular session)
$9,661/year (second regular session)
Per diem$38/day, plus $32/day for meals
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sAmerican University
Master'sUniversity of Chicago
Personal
Date of birthOctober 5, 1962
ProfessionIndependent consultant
Websites
Office website
Rebecca Millett is a Democratic member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 29. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Millett served on the following committees:

Maine Committee Assignments, 2015
Education and Cultural Affairs
Bills in Second Reading

2013-2014

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

In a Portland Press Herald questionnaire, Millett explained what she sought to accomplish upon winning office:

"I would like to be part of a nonpartisan, coordinated, cooperative and goal-oriented effort to bring jobs to Maine, involving employer stakeholders, small business persons, and employees."[1]

Elections

2014

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maine State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 10, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for party candidates wishing to run in this election was March 17, 2014. The deadline for write-in candidates to run in the primary election was April 28, 2014, and the deadline for non-party candidates to run in the general election was June 2, 2014. District 7 incumbent Rebecca Millett was unopposed in the Democratic primary. John Ridge was unopposed in the Republican primary but withdrew afterwards; he was replaced by William DeSena. Millett defeated DeSena and Mark Diehl (G) in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

Maine State Senate District 29, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRebecca Millett Incumbent 50.8% 9,926
     Republican William DeSena 33.4% 6,527
     Green Mark Diehl 10.6% 2,073
     None Blank Votes 5.1% 995
Total Votes 19,521

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Millett won election in the 2012 election for Maine State Senate District 7. She defeated 124th District State Representative Bryan Kaenrath in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012, and defeated Michael Darren Wallace (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[6]

Maine State Senate, District 7, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRebecca Millett 64.2% 13,950
     Republican Michael Wallace 35.8% 7,788
Total Votes 21,738

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Millett is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Millett raised a total of $26,250 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 10, 2013.[7]

Rebecca Millett's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State Senate, District 7 Won $26,250
Grand Total Raised $26,250

2012

Millett won election to the Maine State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Millett raised a total of $26,250.

Personal

Millett and her husband have two children.[8]

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Preceded by
Cynthia Dill (D)
Maine Senate District 7
2012-Present
Succeeded by
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