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|Name = Rodney Whittemore
political position = Candidate for<br> [[Maine State Senate |Maine State Senate, District 26]]|
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  |Position = Maine State Senate District 26
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profession          = Owner/Founder of Whittemore & Sons|
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website             = [http://www.maine.gov/legis/senate_gop/_senators/senator.php?senator=whittemore Senate site]
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  }}{{tnr}}'''Rodney Whittemore''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Maine State Senate]]. Whittemore was elected to represent [[Maine State Senate elections, 2010#District 26|District 26]] on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rodney Whittemore''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Maine State Senate]]. Whittemore was elected to represent [[Maine State Senate elections, 2010#District 26|District 26]] on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
  
 
Whittemore owns and operates the family business Whittemore and Sons, a selling and servicing outdoor power equipment. Rodney founded Whittemore and Sons in 1970. He is also a veteran of six years in the Army National Guard, 112th Air Ambulance Company.  
 
Whittemore owns and operates the family business Whittemore and Sons, a selling and servicing outdoor power equipment. Rodney founded Whittemore and Sons in 1970. He is also a veteran of six years in the Army National Guard, 112th Air Ambulance Company.  

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Rodney Whittemore
Rodney Whittemore.jpg
Maine State Senate District 26
Incumbent
In office
December 1, 2010-Present
Term ends
December 1, 2012
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$13,852/year (1st session), $10,082/year (2nd)
Per diem$70/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Military service
Service/branchArmy National Guard
Personal
Place of birthSkowhegan, ME
ProfessionOwner/Operator, Whittemore and Sons
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Rodney Whittemore is a Republican member of the Maine State Senate. Whittemore was elected to represent District 26 on November 2, 2010.

Whittemore owns and operates the family business Whittemore and Sons, a selling and servicing outdoor power equipment. Rodney founded Whittemore and Sons in 1970. He is also a veteran of six years in the Army National Guard, 112th Air Ambulance Company.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Elections

2010

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010

Whittemore defeated Democratic candidate Gerald York in the November 2 general election. Republican incumbent Peter Mills did not run for re-election.[1]

Maine State Senate, District 26
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Rodney Whittemore (R) 9,087 61%
Gerald York (D) 5,046 34%
Blank 860 6%

In the June 8th primary election, Whittemore ran unopposed. [2]

Maine State Senate, District 26 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Rodney Whittemore 2,992 100%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Whittemore raised $22,215 in contributions. [3]

His largest contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $20,715 to his campaign.

Personal

Whittemore lives in Skowhegan with his wife Coralee. They have three grown sons. Rodney is an outdoor enthusiast, sailor and woodworker.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Peter Mills
Maine State Senate District 26
2010–present
Succeeded by
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