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Sharon Treat
Sharon Treat.jpg
Maine House of Representatives, District 79
Incumbent
In office
2006 - Present
Term ends
December 3, 2014
Years in position 8
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 2, 2010
First elected2006
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Maine State Senate
1996-2004
Maine House of Representatives District 79
1990-1996
Education
J.D.Georgetown University Law Center, 1982
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 30, 1956
Place of birthBrattleboro, Vermont
ProfessionExecutive Director, National Legislative Association on Prescription Drug Prices
ReligionUnitarian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Sharon Anglin Treat (b. January 30, 1956) is a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives, representing District 79. She was first elected to the chamber in 2006. She also served in the chamber from 1990 to 1996.

Treat served in the Maine State Senate from 1996 to 2004.

Biography

Treat's professional experience includes working as the Executive Director of the National Legislative Association on Prescription Drug Prices, Coordinator of Environmental Studies Program at Colby College, Adjunct Professor at Bowdoin College, University of Southern Maine, University of Maine Law School, University of New England and a lawyer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Maine Committee Assignments, 2013
Elections
Insurance and Financial Services, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Treat served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2012

Treat won re-election in the 2012 election for Maine House of Representatives District 79. Treat was unopposed in the June 12 Democratic primary and defeated William Guerrette (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Maine House of Representatives, District 79, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSharon Treat Incumbent 54% 2,758
     Republican William Guerrette 46% 2,349
Total Votes 5,107

2010

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2010

Treat's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Carol Kemmerer. According to unofficial results, Treat defeated Kemmerer in the November 2 general election.[3]

Maine House of Representatives General Election, District 79 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sharon Treat (D) 2,298 50%
Carol A. Kemmerer (R) 2,105 46%[4]

2008

See also: Maine House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Sharon Treat ran for District 79 of the Maine House of Representatives, beating Charles Jacques.[5]

Sharon Treat raised $5,065 for her campaign.[6]

Maine House of Representatives, District 79
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sharon Treat (D) 3,412
Charles Jacques (R) 1,814

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Treat is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Treat raised a total of $126,862 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 13, 2013.[7]

Sharon Treat's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Maine State House, District 79 Won $4,873
2010 Maine State House, District 79 Won $5,021
2008 Maine State House, District 79 Won $5,065
2006 Maine State House, District 79 Won $5,322
2002 Maine State Senate, District 18 Won $34,303
2000 Maine State Senate, District 18 Won $14,695
1998 Maine State Senate, District 18 Won $23,610
1996 Maine State Senate, District 18 Won $33,973
Grand Total Raised $126,862

2012

Treat won re-election to the Maine House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Treat raised a total of $4,873.
Maine House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sharon Treat's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$4,423
Shed, Sarah K$100
Bustin Sr, David W$100
Total Raised in 2012$4,873
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Treat received $5,021 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below:[8]

Maine House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sharon Treat's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$4,618
Treat, Sharon A$100
Mattson, Kevin$100
Stearns, Alan$100
Mattson, Jeannie$100
Total Raised in 2010 $5,021

2008

In 2008, Treat collected $5,065 in donations.[9]

Her largest contributor in 2008 was:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,655

Personal

Treat has a partner, Robert.[10] She is a member of the American Public Health Association, Maine Bar Association, Maine Women's Lobby, National Resource Council Maine, Trustee of the Hubboard Free Library, and serves on the Board of Maine Equal Justice Partner, Lakes Monitoring Association and the Gardiner Library Association.[11]

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Maine House of Representatives District 79
2006–present
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