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Citizen's Guide - James Hamper


District: 13 (map)

Committe: Health and Human Services

Party: Republican

Previous Service: House: 122-125

2012 Ratings: MPA 5%; AFL-CIO 6%; MCV 18%; MSEA 0%; NFIB 100%; MWL 26.5%; MEA 15%

2010 Ratings: MPA 5%; AFL-CIO 0%; MCV 30%; NFIB 100%; SAM "A"


Phone: (207) 539-4586 (home)


Official Website - Facebook

Address: 1023 King St., Oxford


2012 Election

General: Hamper 10,329; Whitley 8,920
Primary: Unopposed
Spending: Hamper: $19,629.01 (Clean Elections Candidate) Whitley: $20,005.82 (Clean Elections Candidate)
Endorsements: NFIB

2010 Election

General: Hamper 2,611; O'Neill 1,485
Primary: Unopposed

2008 Election

General: Hamper 2,567; Bradley 2,116
Primary: Unopposed

2006 Election

General: Hamper 2,104; Bradley 1,248
Primary: Unopposed

In the News

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Maine's Appropriations Committee approves budget - WAGM

Maine's appropriations committee votes out Maine budget deal proposal - WAGM

Maine briefs: Maine could collect data on petition signatures under bill; OSHA proposes nearly $1.8M in fines after roofer's death - Times Record

On the Ballot: Senate District 19, James Hamper vs. Michael McKinney - The Bridgton News

Monday, June 17, 2019 - Kaiser Health News

Maine Senate bucks Mills by backing climate impact study of CMP corridor - WGME

New budget mandates will force property tax increases on hardworking Mainers - The Maine Wire

Mills' unsustainable budget set to bankrupt Maine - The Maine Wire

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

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

Richardson challenge to Wadsworth falls short | Local News - Conway Daily Sun

Maine governor unveils two-year $8 billion budget proposal - Charlotte Observer

Espling loses election bid in Senate District 20 -


Communication breakdown: Letter contradicts LePage claim that budget writers dodged him - Bangor Daily News

Second accuser testifies his Boston-area parish priest abused him for years in Maine - Press Herald

George H.W. Bush’s charming quirkiness — and shoes — remembered by former Times reporter - Los Angeles Times

Dubois appointed to Maine environmental post - Conway Daily Sun

Thursday's Sports Digest: Red Claws trade former No. 1 pick - Press Herald

Maine Voices: Can average citizens rise to the occasion in response to Mueller's findings? - Press Herald

Amy Volk of Scarborough elected assistant Republican leader of Maine Senate - Press Herald

Oxford American Legion hosts Memorial Day ceremony - Lewiston Sun Journal

In Maine, a push in Legislature could lead to a rewrite of the U.S. Constitution - Press Herald

Froma Harrop: Would climate engineering be playing God? - Lewiston Sun Journal

Commentary: It's been Harden, unassisted, for the Houston Rockets - Press Herald

In Maine, history favors its 2nd District incumbents - Press Herald

Mattis issues a sharp rebuke to Trump as he announces his departure as Defense secretary - Los Angeles Times

Sip from a nip? Not in Chelsea - The Boston Globe

Bill seeks to restrict Maine towns' efforts to build high-speed internet networks - Press Herald

John McCoy: CWD fears could hamper WV's elk restoration effort - Charleston Gazette-Mail

'First Queer' Maine Mayor Surprised City Councilors Upset At Being Accused of 'Sexism, Ageism and Bigotry' | NewBostonPost - NewBostonPost

Virtually every movie coming out this summer - Los Angeles Times

George H.W. Bush dies; 41st U.S. president saw the Cold War end - Los Angeles Times

Election Day 2018: Reps. James Clyburn and Steve Scalise campaigned aiming to rise in House leadership - USA TODAY

Mass. has a message for Roxbury Prep: Lower your suspension rate - The Boston Globe

Maine Primary Election Results - New York Times

Analysis | The Daily 202: Trump's discredited denials that he intervened for Kushner show his challenges in rebutting Cohen - The Washington Post

How and why A Star Is Born became one of Hollywood’s most remade films -

Thursday’s TV highlights: LeBron James and the Lakers - Los Angeles Times

L.A. movie openings, April 5: ‘The Best of Enemies,’ ‘Shazam!’ and more - Los Angeles Times

Winter forecast: Snow expected to follow the ho ho ho, starting in West and blanketing Midwest - USA TODAY

The Biggest Surprises From the $833 Million Rockefeller Sale - Bloomberg

Robert Mueller's obstruction punt left question in attorney general's hands - Bangor Daily News

Facing opposition, Amazon seems to reconsider N.Y. headquarters site - Press Herald

Despite 1991 Ruling, Foes Of New Family Planning Rules See Law On Their Side - Kaiser Health News

Mueller report outlines Trump’s attempted obstructions, but Democrats would be foolish to impeach - Los Angeles Times

Achilles explains Heinz removal from traffic committee -

SoCal movie events & revivals, March 24-31: ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ and more - Los Angeles Times

Conservative groups defend tech from GOP crackdown | TheHill - The Hill

Police say suspect in Maine corporal's killing got black eye during his arrest - Press Herald

L.A. County sheriff's deputy pleads guilty in brazen pot heist - Los Angeles Times

Midterm Elections 2018: A Complete Guide to Every Senate Race - GQ Magazine

Caught up in tariff, lobster industry faces new threat: Higher trap prices - Press Herald

Review: Bradley Cooper sings, Lady Gaga acts, and their version of 'A Star Is Born' is a total knockout - Los Angeles Times

Post office strives to provide efficient delivery - Republican Eagle

It’s time to recognize Sally Hemings as a first lady of the United States - Los Angeles Times

Analysis | The Daily 202: 'Dick Russell was a racist. But he was much more than that,' says niece - The Washington Post

Friday's TV highlights: 'Last Man Standing' on Fox - Los Angeles Times

Attorneys want hearings on the value of Robert Indiana's estate held behind closed doors - Press Herald

New Sea Dogs outfielder thrilled about opportunity - Press Herald

Senate Confirms Climate Realist, Reg. Reformer Wheeler as EPA Administrator - The Heartland Institute

Monday, May 6, 2019 - Kaiser Health News

President Trump sounds off on 'total [expletive]' statements in Mueller report - The Boston Globe

Senate confirms former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler as EPA administrator - Los Angeles Times

Review: 'Pet Sematary' exhumes a Stephen King masterwork -

Review: ‘Ganges’ explores why the river draws pilgrims and emperors alike to dip in its sacred waters - Los Angeles Times

Bradley Cooper, Olivia Colman, Timothée Chalamet honored at starry Palm Springs film gala - Los Angeles Times

Pennywise is back in the creepy first trailer for It: Chapter Two - Critical Hit

Red hot PJ Dozier earns second stint with Celtics - The Herald-Sun

Battle For The Senate: Candidates In Key Races Respond To Kavanaugh Allegations - NPR

The Russia Investigations: Who's Running The Justice Department? - NPR

Tiny houses on the rise in Maine to solve cost and environment problems - Press Herald

Maine builders urge passage of bond proposals - Press Herald

Shutdown puts strain on hundreds of Native American tribes - PBS NewsHour

State gives Wayfair $31 million in tax breaks for 3300 jobs in Boston and Pittsfield - The Boston Globe

What will happen to the economy in 2019? Watch these 7 factors - PBS NewsHour

China vows to retaliate if Trump raises tariffs - PBS NewsHour

Closed door: Legislators conducting public business in private despite state's open meeting law - Pine Tree Watch

In not writing memoir, John McPhee has hit upon its truer form - Los Angeles Times

As Democrats Battle to Challenge Trump, Do Senators Have a Newfound Advantage? - Beltway Breakfast

U.S. hikes tariffs on Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate - PBS NewsHour

Ebola deaths top 1,000 in Congo amid clinic attacks - PBS NewsHour

Analysis | The Daily 202: 'We won women.' GOP governors who survived the blue wave in blue states share advice. - The Washington Post

WATCH: House Judiciary Committee approves subpoenas for Mueller report - PBS NewsHour

Environmental groups push coal ash, solar and carbon bills in Virginia - Daily Press

Cities and FCC clash over 5G networks costs - Axios

First Edition: May 6, 2019 - Kaiser Health News

California to have highest-paid governor as state panel gives lawmakers 3% pay raise - Los Angeles Times

Trump’s proposed changes to Title X could limit access to abortion - PBS NewsHour

'Gender X' Bill To Get Hearing on Beacon Hill on Thursday | NewBostonPost - NewBostonPost

Celtics' Anthony Davis Plan Maybe Hampered By Draft Lottery Trade, Report Says - International Business Times

Minnesota now offers 'X' for gender option on driver's licenses - Star Tribune

How FCC wants to pave the way for widespread 5G technology - PBS NewsHour

Democrats to prepare subpoenas for full Mueller report - PBS NewsHour

Oxford concert series renamed for founder, the late Ted Heidrich - Lewiston Sun Journal

Do Trump's sagging approval ratings in key states mean trouble for his reelection? - Los Angeles Times

To Fight the Flu, Researchers Turn to Llamas - NOVA Next

NASA's Jim Bridenstine explains his climate change views - Axios

Election Day: Blue wave? Red wave? Turnout? Finally, voters have their say - USA TODAY

Former President George H.W. Bush Has Died - Task & Purpose