Maine House District 113

October 29th, 2014 by admin Leave a reply »


Our Campaign 2014 section has more information on the candidates and issues in the Nov. 4 election.

Edward David

Republican candidate Andrew Buckland of Farmington did not respond to the Sun Journal’s questionnaire.

Edward David

Email address

Party affiliation


Legislative chamber

Maine House

Legislative district


Occupation or primary source of income


Community organizations

Greater Franklin Development Corp; UMF Community Chorus; numerous church committees

Personal information (hobbies, activities etc.)

Sailing, hiking, birdwatching, flying (computer simulation)

Family status


Years in Legislature


Are you a Clean Election candidate?


Committee assignments you want

Judiciary; Appropriations and Financial Affairs; Energy, Utilities and Technology; Environment and Natural Resources.

Would you support expanding the state’s Medicaid program, MaineCare? Why or why not?

Yes. It is substantial money for our hospitals and health care industries; over 1,000 jobs; better health for our citizens; $10 million for my local hospital; it is the right thing to do.

Should Maine follow the city of Portland’s lead and legalize the possession of limited amounts of marijuana for adults over the age of 21? Why or why not?

Not yet. We should see how that experiment goes. Simple possession was decriminalized 40 years ago. There are clearly legitimate medical uses that should be freely allowed. I worry about easy access by children.

Should the state of Maine continue to provide incentives for businesses and homeowners to convert

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