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Citizen's Guide - James Dill


District: 14 (map)

Committe: Agriculture, Conservation and Forrestry (Chair)

Party: Democratic

Family: Jane (Wife), 3 Children

Occupation: University Professor/Extension Specialist

Previous Service: House: 125

2012 Ratings: MPA 95%; AFL-CIO 100%; MCV 64%; MSEA 83%; NFIB 20%; MWL 100%; MEA 100%

2010 Ratings: SAM "A"


Phone: (207) 827-3498 (home) (207) 949-2155 (cell) (207) 581-3879 (business)


Official Website

Address: 72 Sunset Drive, Old Town


2012 Election

General: Dill 2,577; Klitch 1,351
Primary: Unopposed
Spending: Dill: $4,772.31 (Privately Financed) Klitch: $5,540.00 (Privately Financed)
Endorsements: MEA; MCV; MSEA; EQME; AFL-CIO

2010 Election

General: Dill 1,964; Phillips 1,093
Primary: Dill 512; Blanchard 329

In the News

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A responsible, bipartisan budget for Maine families and seniors - Lewiston Sun Journal

Promoting clean energy and good, high-paying jobs - Lewiston Sun Journal

Supporting local food and local farms - Lewiston Sun Journal

Local sports: Maine Amateur Qualifier; auto racing; American Legion standings; harness racing - Bangor Daily News

Wrapping it up – a session in review - Lewiston Sun Journal

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

Talkin' ticks - Lewiston Sun Journal

Letter to the Editor: Government should not require vaccination - Press Herald

2 Dems, 1 Republican flip Bangor-area seats in the Maine House - Bangor Daily News

At the Legislature: Take a peek under Maine's hood - Lewiston Sun Journal

Obituary: Kaleb A. Dill - Lewiston Sun Journal

Maine Senate reverses course, ends religious exemption for vaccines - Press Herald

At the Legislature: New adult-use recreational marijuana rules - Lewiston Sun Journal

Bill To Tax Fossil Fuel Producers Among Dozens Of Climate-Related Proposals Before Maine Legislature - Maine Public

At the Legislature: Protecting your privacy online - Lewiston Sun Journal

Meet Jim Dill, Maine's tick expert - Press Herald

Vaccine bill again splits Maine House and Senate over religious exemption - Press Herald

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

Senate passes bill that keeps religious exemptions to vaccines but clashes with House bill - Press Herald

Lawmakers consider sealing, erasing records of past cannabis convictions - Press Herald

Our View: Maine Senate vaccination vote fails to protect public health - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

We Asked 16 Brewers: What's the 'Weirdest' Beer You Ever Tried to Brew? - VinePair

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

James Bergeron 2018 Outstanding Conservation Cooperator - Lewiston Sun Journal

Man who shot, killed another in West Gardiner sentenced to 10 years in prison - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine's mosquitoes: More than just a nuisance - WGME

Senior Calendar for July 2019 | News - West Hartford News

Inmate's hearing in Dartmouth professors' stabbing deaths postponed - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

LePage push for income tax repeal referendum falls short in Senate - Bangor Daily News

Bergeron named Outstanding Conservation Cooperator - Lewiston Sun Journal

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

Morning Sentinel Sept. 2 police log - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Mt. Blue Middle announces second quarter honor roll - Lewiston Sun Journal

Restaurant servers fight to keep lower minimum wage - and tips - The Washington Post

Wednesday, June 5, 2019: World of doublespeak, electric vehicle charging stations, the loss of our parental rights - Bangor Daily News

Maine restaurant workers successfully lobby to lower the minimum wage - Fox News

Mt. Blue Middle School announces third-quarter honor roll students - Lewiston Sun Journal

Androscoggin criminal cases - Lewiston Sun Journal

Bedbugs as pets? How dinner with an entomologist earthed up some insect truths - Bangor Daily News

Local sports: St. George River Race results; college scores - Bangor Daily News

Mt. Blue Middle School honor roll - Lewiston Sun Journal

5 Things to Know: Wednesday | Maine man charged with murder, ice disk catches buzz worldwide, Allen's coffee brandy gets the boot and more… - WCSH-WLBZ

Dubois appointed to Maine environmental post | Local News - Conway Daily Sun

UMF graduates embrace the winds of change - Daily Bulldog

What's going on in the North Woods? - The Maine Wire

Mild weather creates differing scenarios for Maine insects - Bangor Daily News

Legislature kills bill to lease Colonial Pemaquid to nonprofit - Bangor Daily News

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

Raiders acquire WR Antonio Brown from Steelers - Press Herald

Real People/Lisa Floster fills an old General Store with foster kids - Lewiston Sun Journal

Houlton Middle/High lists honor students - The County

ELHS announces first semester honor roll students - Lewiston Sun Journal

Check out the Kenduskeag Stream Canoe Race final results - Bangor Daily News

Maine Citizens Seek to Restore Tip Credit - The Maine Wire

Letter to the editor: Maine Heritage Policy Center awash in hypocrisy - Press Herald

Fed up Mainers say, 'Shoo, fly. Don't bother me' - Bangor Daily News

Another View: Dill makes dubious case in favor of FBI director's firing - Press Herald

Maine wildlife not always a gardener's best friend - Bangor Daily News

Pesticides may get rid of ticks, but at what cost? - Press Herald

You'll need another hand for the sandwiches at Blue Spoon Cafe - Press Herald

Lookout Valley standoff ends peacefully, suspect taken into custody - WTVC

Leaf cover appears to help deer ticks survive winter, Maine researchers report - Press Herald

Top students, readers recognized at Mt. Blue Middle School - Daily Bulldog

Democrats elect Troy Jackson to lead them in the Maine Senate - Bangor Daily News

With new owners, Lobster Pound gaining more of a bistro feel. More changes are coming - Bradenton Herald

Waldo County deed transfers -

Upside to drought: Fewer deer ticks and fewer cases of Lyme disease - Press Herald

Local sports: Golf scores; high school scores; harness racing results - Bangor Daily News

Honor Roll members inducted - American Veterinary Medical Association

Film clips / Feb. 1-7 - Berkshire Eagle

Democratic Party controlled House and Senate pass taxpayer funding for abortion - Machias Valley News Observer

Mt. Blue Middle School first quarter honor roll students - Lewiston Sun Journal

Portland Hunt + Alpine Club owners share secrets of dishing out Northern comfort - Press Herald

Maine farmers speak out against local food sovereignty movement - Bangor Daily News

First-Year Orientation Trips: So Many Ways to Explore Maine - Bowdoin

Dine Out Maine: Self-taught chef turning heads at Rockland's Suzuki Sushi - Press Herald

Week in Review: Jan. 14-18, 2019 | Local News - Oneonta Daily Star

2018 voter guide: Races, candidates, ballot measures for Greenville residents this general election - Greenville News

Kennebec County Courts Aug. 17-23, 2017 - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Find out just how much of a foodie city Portland is on a Maine Food for Thought Tour - The Boston Globe

22 must-try Boston clam chowders -

Sustaining Maine's Legacy - Biomass Magazine

Debra Dill, Michael Boucher: Maine Cold Case Murder Of Teen To Air On ‘Motives And Murders: Cracking The Case’ On ID - The Inquisitr

Saturday's MPA high school golf team championship results - Bangor Daily News

Old Town pulp mill to close — Bangor — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Local sports: High school scores; golf, harness racing results - Bangor Daily News

Maine Primary Election Results - New York Times

Dine Out Maine: Elda a fantastic addition to southern Maine dining scene - Press Herald

Kennebec County courts Aug. 11-17, 2016 - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Review: Delicious and divisive, Demi isn't for everyone - The Growler

All the Presidents' Meals - Foreign Policy

Bite into savings and freebies Saturday for National Sandwich Day - USA TODAY

Lawmakers to vote on $7.98 billion budget in coming days - Bradenton Herald

Thornton Academy honor roll - Biddeford Journal Tribune

As legal cannabis spreads, growers go organic — and beyond - Environmental Health News

1713-Pound Pumpkin Wins Weigh-Off in Damariscotta - The Lincoln County News

Welcome to the 2019 (foodie) season at Citi Field - amNewYork

Local sports: High school golf scores; cross country, harness racing results - Bangor Daily News

4 things to know about new Patriots running back Damien Harris -

Stage notes: John Magaro returns to Weathervane for master class; Benjamin Zander talk - Akron Beacon Journal