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Rodney Whittemore
Rodney Whittemore.jpg
Maine State Senate District 26
Incumbent
In office
December 1, 2010-Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
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 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Military service
Service/branchArmy National Guard
Personal
Place of birthSkowhegan, ME
ProfessionOwner/Operator, Whittemore and Sons
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Rodney Whittemore is a Republican member of the Maine State Senate, representing District 26 since 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

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Insurance and Financial Services

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Whittemore served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2012

Whittemore won re-election in 2012. He ran unopposed in the June 12, 2012 Republican primary and defeated David Schwanke (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1]

Maine State Senate, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRodney Whittemore Incumbent 58.7% 9,756
     Democratic David Schwanke 41.3% 6,869
Total Votes 16,625

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.[2]

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. [3]

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

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Whittemore raised $22,215 in contributions. [4]

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.

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