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Citizen's Guide - Janice Cooper


District: 107 (map)

Committe: Environment and Natural Resources; Insurance and Financial Services

Party: Democratic

Family: William Schaffer (Husband), 2 Stepchildren


Phone: (207) 233-9811 (home)


Official Website - Facebook

Address: 53 West Elm Street, Yarmouth


2012 Election

General: Cooper 3,238; Hough 2,146
Primary: Unopposed
Spending: Cooper: $4,898.00 (Clean Elections Candidate) Hough: $3,152.32 (Privately Financed)
Endorsements: MPA; MCV; MSEA; EQME; SC; AFL-CIO

In the News

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Yale is a key player in the planned CMP corridor. Here's why it owns Maine forestland. - WGME

Rep. Janice Cooper: Maine's original state flag is the one we should be flying - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

I Talked To My Deceased Brother Through A Spiritualist - BuzzFeed News

House District 47: Janice Cooper faces challenge in seeking 4th term - Press Herald

Yarmouth Rep. Cooper: Maine's original flag is the one we should be flying - Press Herald

Lawmaker wants to redesign Maine's state flag - Press Herald

Massachusetts real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties: Oct. 13, 2019 edition -

Real estate transfers: Reported Oct. 13, 2019 - Herald-Whig

Maine representative looking to change state flag - WGME

Lawmakers won't change state flag, ask secretary of state to come up bicentennial flag instead - Bangor Daily News

Letter to the editor: Fly the people's choice as Maine's bicentennial flag - Press Herald

Chebeague ferry bill a step closer to passage - Press Herald

Weekend road racing, cross country, harness racing, local golf, auto racing results, scores - Bangor Daily News

Our View: Dunlap leaves fans of 1901 flag hanging - Press Herald

Greater Portland People & Business: Aug. 7 - Press Herald

Bill would reinstate pre-1909 Maine state flag - WCSH-WLBZ

Our View: Maine should bring back original flag - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Flagging for review — Editorials — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Decision On New Maine Flag Now Rests With Secretary Of State - Maine Public

Letter: Chebeague ferry operator appreciates tax break - Press Herald

Why national popular vote is bad for Maine - Bangor Daily News

Maine Democrats wary to endorse in party's crowded 2020 presidential race - Bangor Daily News

Maine House kills bill to require background checks for private gun sales - Press Herald

COMMUNITY COMMENTARY: Local resident advocates for new state of Maine flag - Town Line

Bill Nemitz: Historic Maine flag will pass tattoo test with flying colors, enthusiasts say - Press Herald

Lorain County Purged Voters - Chronicle Telegram

Emotions flare as lawmakers debate measure to ensure that only citizens vote - Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Tobacco tax hike will save lives, cut health care costs - Press Herald

Quebec hydro project could spoil a pristine Maine wilderness - Bangor Daily News

Could Maine's state flag get a redesign? - WMTW Portland

Letter to the editor: Popular-vote compact law could easily backfire – amend the Constitution instead - Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Sen. Collins must protect high court's credibility, vote 'no' on Kavanaugh - Press Herald

Here's where the Maine House of Representatives candidates stand on key issues - Bangor Daily News

In Liberia, mental illness is the new health crisis - PBS NewsHour

Maine House passes bill to provide BIW with $45 million in tax incentives - Press Herald

In battle against meth labs, Maine may require a prescription for certain cold medications - Press Herald

Dark money and blurred alliances drum up resistance to CMP power line project - Press Herald

Opponents of CMP power line project rally in Augusta - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Local sports: High school scores, schedule; HS golf; MSGA women's tourneys - Bangor Daily News

Sam Elliott reveals big tearjerking moment with Bradley Cooper in 'A Star Is Born' was unscripted (SPOILERS) - Yahoo Sports

An Open Letter to the Director of the US Holocaust Memorial Museum - The New York Review of Books

Community Little Theatre presents 'Mamma Mia!' - Lewiston Sun Journal

L-A CLT announces the cast of 'Mamma Mia!' - Lewiston Sun Journal

Local sports: Bangor Raceway results; MSGA women scores - Bangor Daily News

Former 'American Idol' contestant Haley Smith dies in motorcycle crash at age 26 - USA TODAY

Middletown High School students make 4th-quarter honor roll - Middletown Press

Bay County Arrest Report: April 2019 - WJHG-TV

Bay County Arrest Report: March 2019 - WJHG-TV

Where to see the extended 'A Star Is Born' in NYC - amNewYork

Bradley Cooper reveals Eddie Vedder's surprising influence on 'A Star Is Born' - Yahoo Entertainment

July property transfers - Wiscasset Newspaper

Maine to Put Restaurant Cleanliness Data Online - Government Technology

What to know about the mysterious $1.5 million apartment Melania Trump owns in Trump Tower - AOL

Births - Lewiston Sun Journal

Valerie Harper, beloved star of 'Mary Tyler Moore Show,' dies at 80 - USA TODAY

ESL to buy Cooper/Haims Advisors - Rochester Business Journal

Arson suspect arrested in Redmond motor home fire - KTVZ

Nominations Sent to the Senate -

Marijuana 101: Where is it legal, what's the difference, and where do TN lawmakers stand? -

Kennebec County courts July 5-11, 2018 - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Awards listed for 2019 Pottawatomie County Free Fair - News - Shawnee News Star

Nancy Wells Withington, 68 | Obituaries - The Laconia Daily Sun

'A Star is Born' with Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga in scenes shot on Coachella, Stagecoach stages - Desert Sun

Cooper/Haims Advisors LLC - Rochester Business Journal

House Reps. Who would vote for Trump impeachment: Our latest list - Politico

Maine Primary Election Results - New York Times

Review: 'A Star Is Born' is dizzyingly wonderful - The Salem News

Here Are The Best Sophomore Boys Returners In XC - MileSplit

Deaths in South Florida: 4/28 - Sun Sentinel

New Jersey fall festivals 2019: Your guide for food, music, beer and pumpkins -

Women of Excellence honorees announced - Rochester Business Journal

City Ink: History repeats itself when the mayor is out of town - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeing the world: 31 highlights from the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival - Star Tribune

Anderson Cooper headlines RIT's Brick City Weekend - Rochester Business Journal

Top graduates 2019: When their hard work meets the future - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Scholars Disagree With Holocaust Museum Statement - Jewish Exponent

Stephen King’s Appeal Prompts Local Paper to Save Freelance Book Reviews - TheWrap

An apology to our community - Rochester Business Journal

Many testify against revising Maine mining rules - Press Herald

Bill to allow concealed weapons without permits draws hundreds to State House hearing - Press Herald

You are confident that ‘A Star Is Born’ will be the third film to win a trio of acting Oscars - Gold Derby

Helen Kenefick, wife of former Union Pacific president John Kenefick, dies at age 93 - Omaha World-Herald

Partial list of victims -

Republicans plowing ahead with Kavanaugh, as newspaper ads in Maine and Alaska urge senators to vote no - POLITICO

Police: Airman killed trying to stop armed robbery in Arkansas - WMC

Form N-PX ROYCE FUND For: Jun 30 -

'The Sopranos' Is the Id of New Jersey - The Nation

Sept. 11, 18 years later: Never forgotten | Toledo Blade - Toledo Blade

Middletown high students make 2nd-quarter honors for 2018-19 - Middletown Press

General Code - Rochester Business Journal

NRA Goes on Downgrade Spree in the Wake of GOP Defections - The Trace

Middletown High School students make 3rd-quarter honors for 2018-19 - Middletown Press

Free coffee, doughnuts, cheeseburgers and more: How to fill 2019 with freebies and deals - USA TODAY

Bakery Swamped by Harvey Loses Kosher License After 70 Years - U.S. News & World Report

LePage's bill to protect elderly facing tax lien foreclosure stripped - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Bill would require prescription to get some cold, allergy medications - WMTW Portland

'A Star Is Born' with Lady Gaga is thrillingly authentic - amNewYork

The best pie shop in every state - USA TODAY

Parents of Transgender Children Ask Trump Administration to Reverse Course on Gender Memo -

Pancreatic cancer killed Aretha Franklin and scores of other celebs. Why? - AZCentral