Note: Rep. Michael Shaw resigned from office on August 21, 2015. A special election in November 2015 was won by Rep. Les Ordway, who replaced him in office.
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- Party: Republican
- House District: 23
- Mailing Address: P.O. Box 212, Standish ME 4084
- Phone: (207) 642-3491
- E-mail: Lester.Ordway@legislature.maine.gov
- Rep. Ordway’s campaign finance report
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lester.ordway
Committees of which Rep. Ordway is a member:
Bill Cosponsorship Partners
Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Rep. Ordway has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:
- Rep. Stanley Short: 19 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Rep. Dale Crafts: 15 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Sen. Paul Davis: 15 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Sen. Susan Deschambault: 13 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Rep. Stephen Wood: 11 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Rep. Jeffrey Timberlake: 8 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Rep. Stephen Stanley: 7 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Sen. Andre Cushing: 6 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Rep. Russell Black: 6 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
- Sen. Thomas Saviello: 5 bills cosponsored with Rep. Ordway.
District 23 in Context
Understanding the political actions of Representative Ordway 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 23:
Percent of District 23 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:
Educational Attainment of the Residents of House District 23:
Dependency Ratio in District 23:
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 23:
Campaign Finance Data for Rep. Ordway in the 2014 Election Cycle
(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Ordway: 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. Ordway: 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. Ordway: What Kind of Contributor?
Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Rep. Ordway in the 2013-2014 election cycle: None
In The News…
Recent news stories featuring Representative Ordway:
- Portland Press Herald: Republican Lester Ordway to represent House District 23 in Standish
This information was last updated on 2016-06-14.
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