- Party: Democratic
- Senate District: 26
- Mailing Address: 10 Crown Point Road, Windham ME 4062
- Phone: 892-8941
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Sen. Diamond’s campaign finance report
- Twitter: diamondwindham
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SenatorBillDiamond
Col. Bob Akins, USMC, Ret., Pam Whynot, former Windham teacher, and Jerry Cobb are in this testimonial. facebook.com/video.php?v=10…
Committees of which Sen. Diamond is a member:
- LD 79: An Act To Provide a Sales Tax Trade-in Credit for Core Parts
- LD 125: An Act Extending Workers’ Compensation Benefits to Certain Employees of the Office of the State Fire Marshal Who Contract Cancer
- LD 199: An Act To Improve the Reporting of Child Abuse
- LD 288: An Act To Amend the Requirement of When Headlights Must Be Used
- LD 293: Resolve, To Require the Department of Transportation To Establish a Working Group To Examine Weight Limits for Tractor-trailers with Different Axle Spacings
- LD 294: An Act To Allow a Home Heating Oil Delivery Driver To Bleed a Home Heating Oil Burner
- LD 379: An Act To Create the Sex Offender Management and Risk Assessment Advisory Commission
- LD 528: An Act To Amend the Laws Regarding the Maine Organ and Tissue Donation Fund
- LD 529: An Act To Amend the Law Concerning Motor Vehicles at Railroad Crossings
- LD 622: An Act To Require Training of Mandated Reporters under the Child Abuse Laws
- LD 623: An Act To Expand Maine’s Carbon Monoxide Detectors Law
- LD 628: An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Invest in Transportation Infrastructure
- LD 861: An Act To Protect Victims of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault or Stalking
- LD 936: An Act To Protect Children from Sexual Predators, Sexual Abuse and Sexual Assault
- LD 1114: An Act To Protect Maine’s Children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation
- LD 1476: An Act To Improve the Law Concerning Carbon Monoxide Detectors
- LD 1477: An Act To Protect Victims of Sexual Assault
- LD 1574: An Act To Protect Maine Voters from Intimidating Videotaping at the Polls
Bill Cosponsorship Partners
Every legislator works more often with some colleagues than with others. The following are the ten fellow legislators with whom Sen. Diamond has cosponsored legislation most often in the 127th Legislature:
- Sen. Stanley Gerzofsky: 16 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Sen. Kimberley Rosen: 16 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Sen. Anne Haskell: 14 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Sen. David Burns: 14 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Sen. Linda Valentino: 13 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Rep. Mark Dion: 12 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Sen. Susan Deschambault: 12 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Sen. Nathan Libby: 11 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Rep. Wayne Parry: 11 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
- Sen. Amy Volk: 11 bills cosponsored with Sen. Diamond.
District 26 in Context
Understanding the political actions of Senator Diamond 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 Senate District 26:
Percent of District 26 Residents who are Veterans of the U.S. Military:
Educational Attainment of the Residents of Senate 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 Senate District 26:
Campaign Finance Data for Sen. Diamond in the 2014 Election Cycle
(as categorized by the Maine Ethics Commission):
Source of Campaign Contributions for Sen. Diamond: 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 Sen. Diamond: 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 Sen. Diamond: What Kind of Contributor?
Incorporated Groups (Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, Political Action Committees, Party Committees, and other unregistered political groups) directly contributing to Sen. Diamond in the 2013-2014 election cycle:
- BANGOR SAVINGS BANK
- Central Maine Power Company / CMP PAC
- DOYLE & NELSON LAW OFFICES
- GM PAC
- HANCOCK LUMBER COMPANY INC.
- Maine Association of Realtors
- Maine Automobile Dealers Association
- MAINE BANKERS ASSOCIATION
- Maine Credit Union League
- Maine Education Association
- Maine Franchise Owners Association
- MAINE HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION
- MAINE INSURANCE AGENTS
- MAINE INSURANCE AGENTS ASSOCIATION
- MCTEAGUE HIGBEE CASE COHEN WHITNEY
- Molina Healthcare Inc
- NESTLE WATERS
- Pierce Atwood Attorneys
- SMRT ARCHITECTURE ENGINEERING
- TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INCORPORATED
- NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL ADVISERS PAC
Senator Diamond is a registered officer of the DIAMOND PAC, a “leadership PAC” that collects contributions from outside sources and sends them on to Maine state legislative candidates and political party groups. The DIAMOND PAC led by Sen. Diamond received campaign contributions from the following sources in the 2014 election cycle:
- ALBEMARLE CORPORATION — 500.00 dollars
- Altria Client Services — 1000.00 dollars
- Altria Client Services — 250.00 dollars
- American Chemistry Council — 500.00 dollars
- Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield — 500.00 dollars
- AstraZeneca — 500.00 dollars
- AstraZeneca — 500.00 dollars
- AT&T — 250.00 dollars
- BERWICK IRON & METAL RECYCLING — 100.00 dollars
- CIGNA — 1000.00 dollars
- COALITION TO LOWER MAINE TAXES — 250.00 dollars
- DENTAL CARE FOR ME — 500.00 dollars
- DIRECTV LLC — 500.00 dollars
- DISH NETWORK — 500.00 dollars
- DOYLE & NELSON LAW OFFICES — 500.00 dollars
- Eaton Peabody Attorneys At Law — 250.00 dollars
- EMPOWERING MAINE LEADERSHIP PAC — 1000.00 dollars
- ENERGY PAC FOR MAINE — 500.00 dollars
- Fairpoint Communications — 250.00 dollars
- Friends of Maine Hospitals — 250.00 dollars
- H. A. Mapes Inc. — 250.00 dollars
- Howe Cahill & Company — 250.00 dollars
- INTERNATIONAL FRANCHISE ASSOCIATION — 500.00 dollars
- JOHNSON & JOHNSON — 500.00 dollars
- LogistiCare Solutions LLC — 500.00 dollars
- MAINE ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS — 2500.00 dollars
- MAINE ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS — 2500.00 dollars
- Maine Beer and Wine Wholesalers Association — 500.00 dollars
- MAINE BREWERS’ GUILD — 250.00 dollars
- MAINE DENTAL PAC — 500.00 dollars
- MAINE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION PAC — 250.00 dollars
- MAINE EYE PAC — 250.00 dollars
- Maine Franchise Owners Association — 500.00 dollars
- MAINE HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION — 500.00 dollars
- Maine Medical Association — 250.00 dollars
- MAINE OPTOMETRIC ASSOCIATION PAC — 500.00 dollars
- Maine Real Estate & Development Association — 150.00 dollars
- MAINE SOCIETY OF ANESTHESIOLOGIST PAC — 500.00 dollars
- MillerCoors — 500.00 dollars
- Monsanto Company — 500.00 dollars
- Nappi Distributors — 250.00 dollars
- National Distributors — 250.00 dollars
- Nestle Waters North America Inc PAC — 250.00 dollars
- NORTH ATLANTIC INSURANCE ASSOCIATES — 250.00 dollars
- PHRMA — 750.00 dollars
- PHRMA — 500.00 dollars
- Pine State Trading Co — 500.00 dollars
- Public Affairs Group — 1000.00 dollars
- RAI Services Company — 2500.00 dollars
- Resource Policy Group — 250.00 dollars
- RETAIL LUMBER DEALERS ASSOCIATION OF MAINE PAC — 500.00 dollars
- RGA MAINE PAC — 350.00 dollars
- Scarborough Downs — 250.00 dollars
- SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION LLC — 500.00 dollars
- THE BERNSTEIN SHUR GROUP — 500.00 dollars
- TIME WARNER CABLE – MAINE POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE — 500.00 dollars
- VERIZON — 250.00 dollars
- Verrill Dana LLP — 500.00 dollars
- Visa — 1000.00 dollars
- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. — 500.00 dollars
In The News…
Recent news stories featuring Senator Diamond:
- Kennebec Journal: Maine Sen. Tom Saviello requests probe of LePage-Eves controversy
- Portland Press Herald: Polling place videotaping in Maine a new front in policy wars
- Kennebec Journal: Bill Nemitz: Self-appointed guardians of voting integrity just aim to intimidate
- Portland Press Herald: State action demanded on Biddeford sex abuse allegations
- Portland Press Herald: Good Will-Hinckley drama puts truth about LePage in spotlight
- Portland Press Herald: With budget impasse in Augusta, Maine state government shutdown looms
- Kennebec Journal: Beyond the budget: A look at other Maine bills still in play
- Portland Press Herald: Welfare reform among unfinished business
This information was last updated on 2016-05-07.
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