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- Party: Republican
- House District: 56
- Mailing Address: 2 Passing Lane, Lisbon Falls ME 4252
- Phone: (207) 353-5469
- E-mail: Dale.Crafts@legislature.maine.gov
- Rep. Crafts’s campaign finance report
- Twitter: dalecrafts
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dale.j.crafts
Committees of which Rep. Crafts is a member:
- LD 390: An Act To Enforce Restrictions in Parking Spaces and Access Designated for Persons with a Walking Disability
- LD 400: An Act To Continue To Permit Persons 70 Years of Age and Older To Hunt with a Crossbow
- LD 571: Resolve, To Study the Need for a Standard Formula for the Horsepower of Motors Used on the Lakes and Ponds of the State
- LD 902: Resolve, To Establish the Commission To Study Parking for Persons with Physical Disabilities
- LD 984: An Act To Authorize the Dispensing of Eyeglasses with an Expired Prescription
Bill Cosponsorship Partners
Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Rep. Crafts has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:
- Sen. Paul Davis: 29 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Rep. Russell Black: 19 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Rep. Jeffrey Timberlake: 19 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Rep. Stanley Short: 19 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Rep. Stephen Wood: 16 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Sen. Susan Deschambault: 16 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Rep. Ricky Long: 15 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Rep. Lester Ordway: 15 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Sen. Eric Brakey: 12 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
- Sen. David Burns: 12 bills cosponsored with Rep. Crafts.
District 56 in Context
Understanding the political actions of Representative Crafts 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.
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Travel Time to Work in House District 56:
Percent of District 56 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:
Educational Attainment of the Residents of House District 56:
Dependency Ratio in District 56:
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 56:
Campaign Finance Data for Rep. Crafts in the 2014 Election Cycle
(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):
Source of Campaign Contributions for Rep. Crafts: 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. Crafts: 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. Crafts: What Kind of Contributor?
Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Rep. Crafts in the 2013-2014 election cycle:
- ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS OF MAINE PAC
- Cianbro Corporation
- Maine Association of Realtors
- Maine Credit Union League
- HOUSE REPUBLICAN MAJORITY FUND
- LEADERSHIP FOR MAINE’S FUTURE
- STILL FED UP WITH TAXES
In The News…
Recent news stories featuring Representative Crafts:
- Kennebec Journal: Legislature tightens rules governing exotic animals — and none too soon
This information was last updated on 2016-05-07.
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