Maine State Representative Wayne T. Mitchell of the Penobscot Nation, representing House District 152

Representative Wayne T. Mitchell

Note: Rep. Mitchell withdrew from the Maine State Legislature on May 26, 2015 in protest of relations between the state and sovereign tribes.


Contact Information | Committees | Sponsored Bills | Bill Cosponsorship Partners | District 152 in Context | Campaign Finance Profile | In The News


Committees of which Rep. Mitchell is a member:

Sponsored Bills:

  • LD 10: An Act To Establish Native American Heritage and Culture Day
  • LD 267: An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission
  • LD 268: An Act Regarding the Penobscot Nation’s and Passamaquoddy Tribe’s Authority To Exercise Jurisdiction under the Federal Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 and the Federal Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
  • LD 270: An Act To Reduce the Annual High-stakes Beano Fee from $50,000 to $12,500
  • LD 762: An Act To Permit the Penobscot Nation To Operate Electronic High-stakes Bingo

Bill Cosponsorship Partners

Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Rep. Mitchell has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:

District 152 in Context

Understanding the political actions of Representative Mitchell 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 152:


Percent of District 152 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:


Educational Attainment of the Residents of House District 152:


Dependency Ratio in District 152:

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 152:


Campaign Finance Data for Rep. Mitchell in the 2014 Election Cycle

(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):

Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Mitchell: 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. Mitchell: 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. Mitchell: What Kind of Contributor?

Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Rep. Mitchell in the 2013-2014 election cycle: None


In The News…

Recent news stories featuring Representative Mitchell:


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.

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