- Party: Democratic
- House District: 26
- Mailing Address: 170 Spiller Road, Gorham ME 4038
- Phone: (207) 939-2879
- E-mail: Linda.Sanborn@legislature.maine.gov
- Rep. Sanborn’s campaign finance report
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/linda.sanborn.10
Committees of which Rep. Sanborn is a member:
- LD 135: An Act To Prohibit Tobacco Use Surcharges in Small Group and Individual Health Insurance Products
- LD 179: Resolve, Directing the Department of Health and Human Services To Provide Coverage under the MaineCare Program for Routine Male Newborn Circumcisions
- LD 471: An Act To Improve Childhood Vaccination Rates in Maine
- LD 664: Resolve, To Direct the Department of Health and Human Services To Submit a State Plan Amendment To Allow Community-based and Other Health Care Providers To Be Reimbursed by MaineCare
- LD 831: Resolve, To Reduce MaineCare Spending through Targeted Prevention Services
- LD 854: An Act To Increase Access to Health Security by Expanding Federally Funded Health Care for Maine People
- LD 1344: An Act To Protect Maine Consumers in the Individual Health Insurance Market and Support Maine’s Economy
Bill Cosponsorship Partners
Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Rep. Sanborn has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:
- Sen. Geoffrey Gratwick: 14 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Drew Gattine: 12 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Christine Burstein: 11 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Peter Stuckey: 10 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Scott Hamann: 8 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Patricia Hymanson: 8 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Richard Farnsworth: 8 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Anne-Marie Mastraccio: 7 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Sen. Linda Valentino: 7 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
- Rep. Margaret Rotundo: 6 bills cosponsored with Rep. Sanborn.
District 26 in Context
Understanding the political actions of Representative Sanborn in full context requires some information about the district she 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 26:
Percent of District 26 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:
Educational Attainment of the Residents of House District 26:
Dependency Ratio in District 26:
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 26:
Campaign Finance Data for Rep. Sanborn in the 2014 Election Cycle
(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Sanborn: Inside or Outside her District?
Includes all contributions for which addresses are provided. Does not include Maine Clean Elections Act funds.)
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Sanborn: 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. Sanborn: What Kind of Contributor?
Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Rep. Sanborn in the 2013-2014 election cycle: None
In The News…
Recent news stories featuring Representative Sanborn:
- Portland Press Herald: Maine House fails to override LePage veto on tobacco surcharges
- Kennebec Journal: Beyond the budget: A look at other Maine bills still in play
- Portland Press Herald: Some Maine smokers facing high surcharge on health plans
- Portland Press Herald: Bill aims to reduce vaccine opt-outs for Maine students
- Portland Press Herald: Maine House rejects bill to outlaw discrimination against unvaccinated
- Portland Press Herald: Maine lawmakers endorse bill to protect Obamacare subsidies
- Portland Press Herald: After House sustains LePage veto, vaccine advocates say they’ll be back
- Portland Press Herald: Maine schools vulnerable in vaccine debate, but hands tied
This information was last updated on 2016-06-14.
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