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Citizen's Guide - Benjamin Chipman


District: 119 (map)

Committe: Environment and Natural Resources

Party: Unenrolled

Family: Single

Occupation: Community Organizer

Previous Service: House: 125

2012 Ratings: MPA 100%; AFL-CIO 100%; MCV 100%; MSEA 100%; NFIB 20%; MWL 100%; MEA 100%


Phone: (207) 318-4961 (home) (207) 318-4961 (cell)


Official Website - Facebook

Address: 5 Mayo Street #3, Portland


2012 Election

General: Chipman 1,904; Adams 1,287; Tuttle 320
Primary: None
Spending: Chipman: $4,912.67 (Clean Elections Candidate) Adams: $4,520.14 (Clean Elections Candidate)Tuttle: $1,050.59 (Privately Financed)
Endorsements: MPA; MEA; MCV; MSEA; SC; AFL-CIO

2010 Election

General: Chipman 1,113; Barkley 941
Primary: Unopposed

In the News

(results generated automatically) - Freepress Online

Crystal Canney looks to unseat Benjamin Chipman for state Senate seat - Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Ben Chipman strives to make life better for constituents in Portland - Press Herald

New law is aimed at easing burden of homelessness on Portland - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine bill would ban puppy and kitten sales at pet stores - Press Herald

A few Senate Democrats might be the last hope for Mainers who oppose vaccination mandates - Bangor Daily News

Lawmakers consider bills to make Maine buses safer - WGME

Law may ease burden of homelessness in Maine communities - WGME

First 9 members of Mills' Cabinet confirmed by Maine Senate - Press Herald

Local roundup: Monmouth girls soccer rolls to win over Hall-Dale - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Law Aims To Relieve Pressure On Homeless Shelters By Expanding General Assistance Eligibility - Maine Public

Proposal would ban sale of cats, dogs at Maine pet stores - WMTW Portland

Here's how the Maine Senate voted on the vaccine exemption bill - Press Herald

Hancock County Court Aug.1-31 - The Ellsworth American

Maine Senate rejects local option sales tax bill - Biddeford Journal Tribune

Opposition Group To Launch Petition Effort To Kill CMP's Transmission Project - Maine Public

Committee rejects proposed tax on water bottler Poland Spring - Press Herald

Maine considers banning sale of cats, dogs at pet shops - KTRK-TV

George Smith: Enjoy tax-free water – for now - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Impeachment push tests GOP's political skills as 2020 looms - WHP Harrisburg

Opponents want to bring CMP transmission project to a statewide vote - Bangor Daily News

Senate President Troy Jackson announces committee assignments for the 129th Maine Senate - The County

This year's legislative session may pit Mills against her own party on taxes - Press Herald

Bill to add tobacco tax to vaping products moves forward - Press Herald

Sorting through the more than 2000 bills Maine lawmakers submitted - Bangor Daily News

Maine Legislators Introduce Bill To Raise Tobacco Tax 305% – - The Cigar Authority

Advocates push for law to vacate convictions of human-trafficking victims - Press Herald

The Plot Against Paul LePage - The Atlantic

Like it or not, new Maine law doubles season for political campaign signs - Biddeford Journal Tribune

Ellsworth High School second quarter honor roll — User Submitted — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Where the Maine Senate candidates stand on the economy, health care and more - Bangor Daily News

Commentary: Crack down on animal cruelty – ban pet store sales of puppies, kittens - Press Herald

Like it or not, new Maine law doubles the season to display political campaign signs - Press Herald

LePage impeachment failed, so what's next for Maine? - Bangor Daily News

Bill could waive college tuition for academically strong students living in poverty - Bangor Daily News

New force in Portland politics packs a one-two punch - Press Herald

Don't let Diane Russell fool you - Bangor Daily News

Dubois appointed to Maine environmental post - Conway Daily Sun

Ellsworth High School first quarter honor roll — User Submitted — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

What makes Portland so liberal? — The Point — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Graduates Receive Diplomas at 2019 Summer Commencement - ASU News

Here's what we know about the India Street clinic controversy so far - Bangor Daily News

Freeport Falcons Spring Athletes of the Year - Press Herald

From the white girl in Maine: This is what biracial family looks like - WCVB Boston

Former state representative launches Democratic bid for Maine governor - Bangor Daily News

2 Men Turn Themselves In After Maine Dog Is Found Dead, SUV Damaged - CBS Boston

Maine’s State Colleges Hit the Skids - Wall Street Journal

Bates student gives up potential career as doctor to become family's eighth generation of farmers - Bangor Daily News

Child sex charges, drug trafficking indictments in Somerset County - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine legislative leaders' split kills call to label neo-Nazis 'terrorists' - Bangor Daily News

Maine Governor Paul LePage, Ally of Donald Trump, Heads to Court - Newsweek

After 25 years of term limits, Maine still has plenty of career politicians - Bangor Daily News

Rec briefs: Ford Sayre filling Eastern H.S. finals rosters - Valley News

Hancock County Jail log August 6-13 - The Ellsworth American

Spring 2019 Dean's List · News - Keene State College

Somerset County court for Oct. 2-6, 2017 - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine Primary Election Results - New York Times

Sen. Dave Miramant returns to Augusta with long list of proposed bills -

'Declaration of Outrage' rally against LePage planned at State House Tuesday - Bangor Daily News

Hancock County Court Oct. 12 to Nov. 13 - The Ellsworth American

Herb Adams challenging Rep. Rachel Talbot Ross in District 40 Democratic primary - Press Herald

Bill Burr shares memories of Maine on weekly podcast - Bangor Daily News

Maranacook girls tennis makes program history with C South title - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Local sports: Auto racing results; golf scores; state tennis sums - Bangor Daily News

Rec briefs: Youth hockey teams bound for New Englands - Valley News

'We are rallying for statewide solidarity': USM protesters broaden focus - Bangor Daily News

Lawmakers from Maine's largest cities oppose budget for scapegoating immigrants - Bangor Daily News

Two-term Portland School Board member facing challenger - Press Herald

Tracker: 50 states of education policy - Education Dive

OUR OPINION: Thumbs up, thumbs down - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Waldo County deed transfers -

Emerge Maine director moves on to national position - Press Herald

Analysis | Power Up: Trump may be the only one who can fix it on gun control - The Washington Post

Maine Legislature overrides LePage budget veto, avoids state shutdown - Bangor Daily News

Rec briefs: Wormald, Vannah set Shamrock Shuffle pace; KUA trio to U16 girls hockey nationals - Valley News

State champion poet can't compete for national title because of immigration status, suit says - Bangor Daily News

Former Portland multicultural affairs director Rachel Talbot Ross plans run for Legislature - Press Herald

World's top travel destinations - KEYT

Court News - Mount Desert Islander

Morse High School fourth quarter honor roll — User Submitted — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Fall 2018 Dean's List · News - Keene State College

High school tennis state singles tournament results — High School Sports — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Democrat ousts incumbent Farnham in pricey Bangor state Senate race - Bangor Daily News

Society Notebook: Flights of fancy - Press Herald

Paul LePage: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know -

Watch: Wet, one-eyed eagle fished out of Atlantic by fishermen -

Strap In Racing by Big Bigelow: They're How Old? - Caledonian Record

Cape Elizabeth High School - Press Herald

Auto racing: MacDonald, Gerry split Twin 150s at Oxford - Lewiston Sun Journal

Woman who sold fake drugs to MDEA indicted in Rockland - Bangor Daily News

KJ FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Dalton Therrien - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Sargent's view: Curious history of the Devil's Den in Newbury - The Daily News of Newburyport

Legal Marijuana Industry Had Banner Year in 2018 - NBC 7 San Diego

Law360 Names Attys Who Moved Up The Firm Ranks In Q1 - Law360

Is Target Open on Labor Day 2019 Near Me? What Are the Hours? -

Primary Results: Paris votes to keep police department - Lewiston Sun Journal

Southern Maine Community College Dean's List - Press Herald

Weekend college roundup, women's ice hockey: Maine 3, UConn 2 - Bangor Daily News

We've spent $15 million a year on the Yarmouth ferry; here's a better and lots more fun idea for spending the money - Halifax Examiner

Stonington Lobster Boat Race Results - Island Ad-Vantages