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- Party: Democratic
- House District: 35
- Mailing Address: 47 Garfield Street, #1, Westbrook ME 4092
- Phone: (207) 570-1075
- E-mail: Dillon.Bates@legislature.maine.gov
- Rep. Bates’s campaign finance report
- Twitter: batesstatehouse
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dillon-Bates-For-State-House/345465212133646
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Committees of which Rep. Bates is a member:
- LD 92: An Act To Increase the Minimum Wage to $8.00 per Hour
- LD 483: An Act Regarding the Reporting Standards for Child Abuse
- LD 801: An Act To Ensure Safe and Humane Bear Hunting Practices
- LD 962: An Act To Require the Attorney General To Investigate the Death of a Person in Police Custody or in a Correctional Facility
- LD 1253: An Act To Improve the Evaluation of Public Schools
Bill Cosponsorship Partners
Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Rep. Bates has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:
- Rep. Justin Chenette: 15 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. Ryan Fecteau: 14 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Sen. John Patrick: 13 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. Anne-Marie Mastraccio: 12 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. Paul Gilbert: 10 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. James Campbell: 10 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. Matthea Daughtry: 9 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. James Davitt: 8 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. Roberta Beavers: 8 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
- Rep. Erin Herbig: 8 bills cosponsored with Rep. Bates.
District 35 in Context
Understanding the political actions of Representative Bates 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 35:
Percent of District 35 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:
Educational Attainment of the Residents of House District 35:
Dependency Ratio in District 35:
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 35:
Campaign Finance Data for Rep. Bates in the 2014 Election Cycle
(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Bates: 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. Bates: 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. Bates: What Kind of Contributor?
Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Rep. Bates in the 2013-2014 election cycle: None
In The News…
Recent news stories featuring Representative Bates:
- Portland Press Herald: Maine House approves minimum wage increase but final passage uncertain
- Portland Press Herald: Maine legislative panel favors raising minimum wage to $9.50
- Portland Press Herald: Maine has bloated proportion of women minimum-wage earners
This information was last updated on 2016-06-14.
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