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- Party: Republican
- House District: 114
- Mailing Address: 123 Black Road, Wilton ME 4294
- Phone: (207) 493-4667
- E-mail: Russell.Black@legislature.maine.gov
- Rep. Black’s campaign finance report
Committees of which Rep. Black is a member:
- LD 73: An Act To Increase Weight Allowances for Farm Trucks
- LD 110: An Act To Designate Maple Syrup as the Official State Sweetener
- LD 284: An Act To Amend the Law Concerning Overwidth Farm Tractors on Public Ways
- LD 320: An Act Regarding Retrieving Wounded Bear
- LD 328: An Act To Allow Personal Representatives of Children Access to Certain Documents of the Department of Health and Human Services Regarding Child Protective Activities
- LD 456: An Act To Include Nonalcoholic Malt Beverages in the List of Exempt Products in the Law Regarding the Labeling of Genetically Engineered Products
- LD 482: An Act To Prohibit Flying over Land with Drones without Written Permission from the Landowner
- LD 839: An Act To Increase Conservation District Funding
- LD 1099: An Act To Establish a Fund for the Operations and Outreach Activities of the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Animal and Plant Disease and Insect Control Laboratory
- LD 1102: Resolve, Establishing the Commission To Study the Needs, Opportunities and Efficiency Associated with the Production of Salmonid Sport Fish in Maine
- LD 1178: An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Maple Syrup Task Force
- LD 1485: An Act To Allow the Director of the Bureau of Parks and Lands To Transfer Ownership of Snowmobile Trail Maintenance Equipment to Incorporated Nonprofit Snowmobile Clubs
Bill Cosponsorship Partners
Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Rep. Black has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:
- Sen. Thomas Saviello: 43 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Sen. Paul Davis: 29 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Sen. James Dill: 24 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Rep. Jeffrey Timberlake: 22 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Rep. Dale Crafts: 19 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Rep. Donald Marean: 17 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Rep. Jeffrey McCabe: 14 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Sen. Garrett Mason: 14 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Sen. David Burns: 13 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
- Sen. Roger Katz: 13 bills cosponsored with Rep. Black.
District 114 in Context
Understanding the political actions of Representative Black in full context requires some information about the district he represents. The charts and graphs you see below draw from the 2009-2013 cycle of the American Community Survey, an ongoing project of the U.S. Census Bureau. Graphs describe details about both the kinds of community to be found in a legislative district and the experiences of people who live there.
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Travel Time to Work in House District 114:
Percent of District 114 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:
Educational Attainment of the Residents of House District 114:
Dependency Ratio in District 114:
Dependency ratio is a demographic term that refers to the number of people who are not of typical working age (0-14 or 65+ years old) for every 100 people who are of typical working age.
Sex Ratio: Number of Males per 100 Females in House District 114:
Campaign Finance Data for Rep. Black in the 2014 Election Cycle
(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Black: Inside or Outside his District?
Includes all contributions for which addresses are provided. Does not include Maine Clean Elections Act funds.)
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Black: Inside or Outside the State of Maine?
(Includes all contributions for which addresses are provided. Does not include Maine Clean Elections Act Funds)
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Black: What Kind of Contributor?
Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Rep. Black in the 2013-2014 election cycle:
- ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS OF MAINE PAC
- BURNS INC
- CENTRAL MAINE DRYWALL INC
- Cianbro Corporation
- EAGERS MASONRY
- Eaton Peabody Attorneys At Law
- DIRIGO PAC
- Maine Association of Realtors
- Maine Beer and Wine Wholesalers Assoc
- MAINE CONSERVATION VOTERS
- Maine Credit Union League
- Pineau Policy Associates
- RAI Services Company
- RDM ELECTRIC LLC
- THE BERNSTEIN SHUR GROUP
- LEADERSHIP FOR MAINE’S FUTURE
- STILL FED UP WITH TAXES
In The News…
Recent news stories featuring Representative Black:
- Portland Press Herald: Downed tree derails Calif. commuter train, car plunges into creek
- Kennebec Journal: New Vineyard chairwoman admits town violated open records law
- Portland Press Herald: List of bills awaiting action by Gov. Paul LePage
This information was last updated on 2016-05-07.
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