- Party: Republican
- House District: 116
- Mailing Address: 21 Church Street, East Dixfield ME 4227
- Phone: (207) 645-4893
- E-mail: Richard.Pickett@legislature.maine.gov
- Rep. Pickett’s campaign finance report
Committees of which Rep. Pickett is a member:
- LD 600: An Act To Conform Maine Law Regarding Persons Prohibited from Possessing Firearms with Federal Law
- LD 1677: Resolve, Directing the Department of Administrative and Financial Services and the Maine Public Employees Retirement System To Identify Retirees Whose Retirement Benefit Calculations Were Adversely Affected by Certain Pay Freezes and To Calculate Costs Associated with Authorizing Those Retirees To Include Such Lost Wages in Retirement Benefit Calculations
Bill Cosponsorship Partners
Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Rep. Pickett has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:
- Sen. Paul Davis: 11 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Sen. David Burns: 9 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Rep. Lloyd Herrick: 7 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Rep. Ricky Long: 6 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Sen. Roger Katz: 6 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Rep. Russell Black: 5 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Rep. William Tuell: 5 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Rep. Jeffrey McCabe: 5 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Rep. Dale Crafts: 5 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
- Rep. Roger Sherman: 4 bills cosponsored with Rep. Pickett.
District 116 in Context
Understanding the political actions of Representative Pickett 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.
To find more information about the county, town, congressional district or state legislative district in which you live, you may access the American Community Survey through the Census Bureau’s American FactFinder web page.
Travel Time to Work in House District 116:
Percent of District 116 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:
Educational Attainment of the Residents of House District 116:
Dependency Ratio in District 116:
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 116:
Campaign Finance Data for Rep. Pickett in the 2014 Election Cycle
(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Pickett: 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. Pickett: 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. Pickett: What Kind of Contributor?
Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Rep. Pickett in the 2013-2014 election cycle: None
In The News…
Recent news stories featuring Representative Pickett:
- Kennebec Journal: OUR OPINION: Limiting abusers’ access to guns
- Portland Press Herald: Bill’s supporters push to force LePage to issue land conservation bonds
- Portland Press Herald: Abortion opponents picket Planned Parenthood office in Portland
- Portland Press Herald: Maine House again rejects banning drivers’ use of handheld cellphones
- Kennebec Journal: Lawmakers mull bill that would free bonds
This information was last updated on 2016-05-07.
The Open Maine Politics website is in a beta release and results should be checked against current data at the the official website of the Maine State Legislature.