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Citizen's Guide - Deane Rykerson

About

District: 151 (map)

Committe: Energy, Utilities and Technology

Party: Democratic

Family: Wendy Pomeroy (Wife), 3 Children

Occupation: Architect

Contact

Phone: (207) 439-8755 (business)

Email: RepDeane.Rykerson@legislature.maine.gov

Official Website - Facebook

Address: 1 Salt Marsh Lane, Kittery Point

Elections

2012 Election

General: Rykerson 2,274; Lemont 2,064
Primary: Selected to replace William Peirce after the primary
Spending: Rykerson: $4,329.27 (Clean Elections Candidate) Lemont: $6,026.58 (Privately Financed)
Endorsements: MSEA; EQME

In the News

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Spinney Creek Shellfish files new aquaculture application - Seacoastonline.com

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

Rykerson wins another term in Maine House - Seacoastonline.com

Maine AGs office: Submerged lands bill is unconstitutional - Seacoastonline.com

Green Party candidate seeks to oust Rykerson - Seacoastonline.com

New bill would add fee to home heating oil, gasoline - WGME

Governor pushes climate change fight but holds off on supporting carbon tax - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Carbon tax bill proposed for Maine is a bad idea - Seacoastonline.com

A carbon tax would hurt Maine's most vulnerable - The Maine Wire

Maine State Legislature Hear Death With Dignity Proposal - NECN

As Spinney Creek decision looms, bill would give land rights to state - Seacoastonline.com

Bill would allow Spinney Creek lease, hurt Maine property rights - Seacoastonline.com

Maine Becomes The Most Recent Blue State To Reject A Carbon Tax - Forbes

Janet Mills and legislators could be on track for a showdown over CMP corridor - Bangor Daily News

Maine could abandon its state flag in favor of a once forgotten design - Bangor Daily News

Another Big Blue State Rejects A Major Pillar Of Democrats’s Climate Agenda - The Daily Caller

Opponents of Central Maine Power's $1 billion hydro project claim a legislative victory - Bangor Daily News

Ecstatic chaos for renewable energy bills in Maine - Foster's Daily Democrat

Fossil fuel tax proposed by state Democrats - WGME

Bill would reinstate pre-1909 Maine state flag - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Bills Would Give Maine Communities More Say In CMP's Transmission Project - Maine Public

CMP says it won't use herbicides or pesticides in proposed hydropower corridor - Bangor Daily News

Legislature considers carbon tax on fossil fuels - WMTW Portland

Spinney Creek Shellfish drops its bid for expansion - Seacoastonline.com

Proposal for new state flag based on vintage design gets a wave of support - Press Herald

State transportation officials seek to avoid traffic jams during renovation of Maine-NH bridge - Bangor Daily News

Janet Mills adds Maine to group of states aiming to abide by Paris climate change accord - Bangor Daily News

Clean-energy agenda sees power surge in Augusta - Press Herald

Retail marijuana stirs pot in Kittery - Seacoastonline.com

Maine reaction to Bernie Sanders' new presidential bid shows his hard road to nomination - Bangor Daily News

State lawmakers ask Kittery Trading Post to stop selling assault-style rifles - WGME

David Trahan: Political militancy is no way to govern - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine Lawmakers, Residents Urge Kittery Trading Post to End Sales of Assault-Style Weapons - NBC10 Boston

Letter to the Editor: Green power or pig in a poke? - Daily Bulldog

Mills budget tweaks, CMP oversight and elections take center stage at State House - Bangor Daily News

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

A “Stand Your Ground” Bill, Campus “Free Speech,” NECEC, Another Vaccine Bill - Freepress Online

Letter to the editor: Gov. Mills' energy chief, goals prompt questions - Press Herald

Charged up for change - Pine Tree Watch

Candidate to Democrats: You used me to raise money, but I don’t want it - Bangor Daily News

House votes to tighten utility rules on eminent domain - Press Herald

As popularity of e-bikes soars, legislators seek to update their legal status - Lewiston Sun Journal

Democrat Jared Golden backs retailers' right to sell assault-style rifles - Press Herald

York County races heating up for Maine Statehouse - Seacoastonline.com

Eye on Augusta: Liquid Nicotine & Polystyrene Bans, Water Extraction, CBD & Muzzling Teachers - Freepress Online

Maine’s Golden opportunity for 2018 Dems - Foster's Daily Democrat

Push to change the way Maine puts questions on ballot fizzles again - Bangor Daily News

New life for Life Saving Station - Seacoastonline.com

NEW REPORT: Offshore Winds Enough to Power Maine - Environment Maine

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

Maine Primary Election Results - New York Times

Local group forms to fight town's tax assessment of home solar panels - Bangor Daily News

Meet the 'Bernie or Bust' Delegates at the Convention - TIME

Five-year-old's death renews Maine debate over gun safety - Press Herald

Wood Island showcases ideal private-public partnership - Seacoastonline.com

Group to recreate iconic Kittery Point site - Seacoastonline.com

Town moving toward owning John Paul Jones Park - Seacoastonline.com

Landmark Legislation Spotlight: Maine's Flame Retardant Ban – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Saving story of the surfmen - Seacoastonline.com

State Legislators Celebrate World Oceans Day with Continued Focus on Preventing Plastic Pollution – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Policy Spotlight: Rhode Island Bans Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Landmark Legislation: California's Water-Energy Nexus Voluntary Registry Encourages Water Efficiency and Emissions Reductions – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Poll: Record number of Americans believe in man-made climate change – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Landmark Legislation: Nevada's Solar Bill of Rights – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

State Lawmakers Announce Formation of Carbon Costs Coalition - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Hawaii Leads the Nation Becoming First to Commit to Zero Emissions and Carbon Neutrality – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Landmark Legislation: Colorado Establishes the Right to Store Energy – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

New Hampshire Enacts Wildlife Trafficking Ban – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Large-scale Study Shows Neonicotinoids Harm Bees – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Society Notebook: March 1, 2015 - Press Herald - Press Herald

Ocean Acidification – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Solid Waste – National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) - National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

John Kartch - Americans for Tax Reform