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Citizen's Guide - Linda Sanborn


District: 130 (map)

Committe: Appropriations and Financial Affairs

Party: Democratic

Family: Jeffrey (Husband), 3 Children

Occupation: Retired Family Physician

Previous Service: House: 124, 125

2012 Ratings: MPA 95%; AFL-CIO 100%; MCV 100%; MSEA 83%; NFIB 20%; MWL 100%; MEA 85%

2010 Ratings: MPA 84%; AFL-CIO 89%; MCV 100%; NFIB 17%


Phone: (207) 939-2879 (cell)


Official Website - Facebook

Address: 170 Spiller Road, Gorham


2012 Election

General: Sanborn 2,612; Mattingly 1,954
Primary: Unopposed
Spending: Sanborn: $4,602.96 (Clean Elections Candidate) Mattingly: $4,341.63 (Privately Financed)
Endorsements: MCV; EQME; AFL-CIO

2010 Election

General: Sanborn 1,941; Stoddard 1,601
Primary: Unopposed

2008 Election

General: Sanborn 2,405; Justice 2,310
Primary: Unopposed

In the News

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Six new laws have been passed protecting women's health care - WABI

All States Need Emergency Contraception Vending Machines - VICE

In a surprise, Amy Volk loses Senate seat to Democrat Linda Sanborn - Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Working families need champion like Linda Sanborn in state Senate - Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Linda Sanborn stands above other candidates for Senate District 30 seat - Press Herald

Maine lawmaker wants to limit childhood vaccination exemptions - WGME

Senate passes bill to allow more medical professionals to perform abortions - Press Herald

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

Democrats surge to solid control of Maine Legislature - Bangor Daily News

Maine Senate rejects ending religious exemptions for vaccinations - Reuters

Panel endorses bill to end most vaccine exemptions for Maine schoolchildren - Press Herald

Advocates think bill to end most exemptions from childhood vaccinations has a shot - Times Record

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

Hundreds pack hearing on bill to end most exemptions for kids' vaccinations - Press Herald

Vaccination debate draws hundreds to Maine State House - Bangor Daily News

Proposed Maine bill will make immunizations mandatory for students - The Free Press of the University of Southern Maine

Maine: Gun Bills Head to Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee - NRA ILA

Maine Pride, community within the state blossoms - Biddeford Journal Tribune

Minority Republicans pick Waldoboro businessman to be their new Maine Senate leader - Bangor Daily News

Community News - Scarborough Leader

Legislators may make preventive treatments for newborns mandatory - Lewiston Sun Journal

Voters in Cumberland and part of Gray put Democrat back in Maine House - Bangor Daily News

Legislation targets Maine's chronic waiting list for Meals on Wheels - Press Herald

Maine: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die, Gun Control Measures Defeated - NRA ILA

The battle for dominance in the Maine Legislature could come down to a handful of races - Press Herald

Religious exemption to vaccination wouldn't be keeping the faith - Press Herald

Lorain County Purged Voters - Chronicle Telegram

Obama's 'first wave' of endorsements for midterm elections includes 3 Maine Senate candidates - Press Herald

Budget typo holding up millions in Maine 'clean election' funds - Press Herald

Health experts alarmed by record rate of opt-outs for school-required vaccinations - Press Herald

As lawmakers debate stricter vaccination rules, Falmouth High has pertussis outbreak - Press Herald

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

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

Vaccinations and the politics of fear and distrust - Bangor Daily News

Step aside, millennials: The Maine craft beer scene belongs to your grandparents, too - Bangor Daily News

Young and on their own in Maine - Press Herald

State issues warning over potential measles exposure — Health — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Gorham Notes: Aug. 22 - Press Herald

Thursday's Scoreboard - The Courier

Mills and LePage both back CMP's $1 billion project, but for very different reasons -

Thanks to Massachusetts, 32% of U.S. states now ban conversion therapy. But here come the courts… - Queerty

After extensive losses, Maine Republicans regrouping and strategizing - Press Herald

LGBTQ Activists Seek Control of Maine Mental Health Professionals - Breitbart

Behind the numbers in Maine's latest campaign finance reports - Bangor Daily News

More Maine Parents Are Saying No To Vaccines, And Officials Are Concerned - Maine Public

University of Maine at Augusta dean's list - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

New Penobscot County officers take the oath of office in Bangor - Bangor Daily News

Turns out there IS a doctor in the House - Press Herald

CMCC releases spring semester dean's lists - Lewiston Sun Journal

Four candidates vie for two seats on Monmouth Select Board - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

A Day in the Life of MDI - Mount Desert Islander

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

Vaccination opt-out rate rising among Maine kindergartners, along with the risk of illness - Press Herald

Beverly F. Sanborn, 94 | Obituaries - The Laconia Daily Sun

How Paul LePage stormed to power, fought to keep it and changed Maine politics - Bangor Daily News

Letter to the editor: We must defend abortion rights - Press Herald

After House sustains LePage veto, vaccine advocates say they'll be back - Press Herald

Judge to rule if LePage can keep blocking Maine Clean Election funds - Bangor Daily News

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

Rockland-area school district sees staff changes - By Stephen Betts - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

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

Here are the feature and TV films airing the week of Aug. 4-10, 2019 - Los Angeles Times

Calendar Listings for the Week beginning July 25 - Freepress Online

Told to develop cheaper plan, jail group will again pitch $65M, 300-bed Penobscot County Jail - Bangor Daily News

Rochester Farmers Market returns for new season - News - - Dover, NH - Foster's Daily Democrat

Buxton volunteer honored as 2018 Myra Kraft Community MVP Award recipient - Biddeford Journal Tribune

Stowe real estate sales | HOME - Stowe Today

Advocates urge increase in methadone clinic reimbursements — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Androscoggin County Criminal Court - Lewiston Sun Journal

Maine Primary Election Results - New York Times

Winnacunnet High School First Trimester Honor Roll - News - - Portsmouth, NH -

WHS announces second-trimester honor roll - News - - Portsmouth, NH -

Big ship makes small mistake on Carnival date - Wicked Local Truro

Kirk Francis re-elected as Penobscot Nation chief - Bangor Daily News

University of Maine at Farmington dean's list - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Calendar Listings for the Week beginning August 15 - Freepress Online

Patriots announce 2018 Myra Kraft Community MVP Award Winners -

Waterville residents work to re-imagine Castonguay Square in downtown - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Lewiston students protest bullying after suicide of middle school classmate - Press Herald

Public Notices 2019 - The Bridgton News

When on course, runner Ellen springs eternal - By Holly Vanorse Spicer - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

September property transfers - Boothbay Register

SMHC Birth Announcements - Biddeford Journal Tribune

DHHS head Toumpas applauds Families First - Lifestyle* - - Portsmouth, NH -

Waldo County deed transfers -

'More dangerous on a dose-by-dose basis than cigarette smoke': Concerns about wood-stove smoke prompt state review - Bangor Daily News

Penobscot County wants a new jail for 300 inmates. Price tag? $65 million or more - Bangor Daily News

Can we talk about men and sexual violence? (Too often, no) - WyoFile

NYS 'holds Equifax accountable' by securing $600 million payment in largest data breach settlement in history - Niagara Frontier Publications

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish - MileSplit

Barack Obama endorses 81 candidates for the 2018 midterm elections - Axios

Great ponds, little access? - Lewiston Sun Journal

Lincoln County Property Transfers - The Lincoln County News


Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital Auxiliary Presents $9500 in Scholastic Achievement Awards - Caledonian Record

Whirlaway Girls Track All-Time Leaders - Eagle-Tribune

Hunting dogs have special access to private land – but not their hunters - Bangor Daily News

Destination Imagination teams are among state's best - Mount Desert Islander

Bangor woman accused of stealing $1700 worth of Walmart merchandise - Bangor Daily News

40+ must-see movies to watch for this fall -