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Russell Black
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Maine House of Representatives District 90
Incumbent
In office
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 limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
ProfessionFarmer, Logger and Building Contractor
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Russell Black is a Republican member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 90 since 2010. Black ran in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 90.

Black is a self employed farmer and logger.

Black attended Wentworth Institute and Central Maine Vocational Technical College.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Black served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Black won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 90. Black ran unopposed in the June 12 Republican primary and defeated Richard Stovall (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Maine House of Representatives, District 90, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRussell Black Incumbent 68.6% 3,066
     Democratic Richard Stovall 31.4% 1,401
Total Votes 4,467

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Black's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic candidate Irving Faunce. According to official results, Black defeated Faunce in the November 2 general election.[3] Republican incumbent Thomas Saviello was not eligible for re-election under Maine's term limits.

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 90 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Russell Black (R) 2,636 68%
Irving Faunce (D) 1,168 30% [4]

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Black raised $8,117 in contributions. [5]

His top contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $7,617 to his campaign.

Personal

Black and his wife Susan have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Thomas Saviello (R)
Maine House of Representatives District 90
2010–present
Succeeded by
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