James Davitt
Democrat

banner-personalOffice Sought: Representative – District 101
Age: 74
Occupation: Assoc. Professor UMA
Education: Law School
Family: Married, four adult children
Hometown: Hampden

Political experience

Planning Board, Hampden, 2013 – present; 127th Legislature.

Why are you running for office?

The state has many needs, including, but not limited to, lack of health insurance for thousands, housing for senior citizens, a DHHS that appears to be at war with the poor and those most of need for its services, and an atmosphere of anger in Augusta. In my first term I was able to move bi-partisan legislation by being civil and it is my hope that in a second term that air of civility will become common so that we can concentrate on what needs to be done for all Mainers.

 

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