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Citizen's Guide - Seth Berry


District: 67 (map)

Committe: Majority Leader -

Party: Democratic

Family: Adelaida Gaviria (Wife), 2 Children

Occupation: Vice President, Bioscience Company

Previous Service: House: 123-125

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

2010 Ratings: MPA 89%; MCV 100%; NFIB 14%; SAM "A"


Phone: (207) 522-1609 (home) (207) 287-1430 (business)


Official Website - Facebook

Address: 1245 River Road, Bowdoinham


2012 Election

General: Berry 3,239; Troup 1,827
Primary: Unopposed
Spending: Berry: $4,903.38 (Clean Elections Candidate) Troup: $686.28 (Privately Financed)
Endorsements: MPA; MEA; MCV; MSEA; EQME; SC; AFL-CIO

2010 Election

General: Berry 2,428; Miller 1,919
Primary: Unopposed

2008 Election

General: Berry 3,589; Dickey 1,756
Primary: Unopposed

2006 Election

General: Berry 2,452; Hobart 1,772
Primary: Unopposed

In the News

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CMP executive: Legislator wrongly maligns electric utility - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

CMP president threatens legal action against state lawmaker in dueling editorials - WMTW Portland

News - Maine Legislature Considers Creating Statewide Electricity Monopoly - The Heartland Institute

What has to happen before Mainers could get to vote on CMP's corridor project - WGME

Maine should take back utilities - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Powering the future of Maine - The Ellsworth American

Maine Conservation roundtable - Wiscasset Newspaper

Studying a statewide public utility is a good idea. Even to skeptics like us. - Bangor Daily News

E-cigarette tax, help for poor residents on governor's desk - WGME

Letter to the Editor: Powering the future of Maine - Daily Bulldog

Proud to support Seth Berry - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Janet Mills OKs study that could lead to consumer takeover of CMP, Emera - Bangor Daily News

Rep. Berry declares CMP proposal not good enough - WCSH-WLBZ

Berry proposes 'consumer-owned utility' bill - Boothbay Register

Maine lawmakers give environmental efforts big green light - Lewiston Sun Journal

Maine lawmaker announces legislation to lower electric bills - WGME

Eight ConnectME broadband grants awarded to towns, regions - Mainebiz

How both sides of the CMP corridor debate are sharpening their arguments - Bangor Daily News

Lawmaker skeptical Emera Maine's proposed $1.3B sale will benefit ratepayers - Mainebiz

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

Maine House candidate claims signs being damaged, stolen - WGME

Lawmakers and supporters want public, non-profit to take over utility business - WCSH-WLBZ

Lawmaker says CMP should be taken away from parent company - WCSH-WLBZ

Bill to study controversial CMP transmission line falls short in House - Bangor Daily News

Public hearing on bill to have Maine buy CMP, Emera to create consumer-owned utility - WGME

Grohoski backs plan for consumer-owned electric utility - The Ellsworth American

Bill would make White House candidates release tax returns to get on Maine ballot - Press Herald

Key CMP critic introduces bill to stymie $1 billion hydro corridor - Bangor Daily News

As stakes rise, CMP brings in heavy hitters for State House fight over corridor - Bangor Daily News

Local legislators to talk about replacing CMP, Emera with public utility -

Political signs fall victim to contentious House District 55 race - Times Record

Some Mainers want to buy CMP and Emera to let the public own the state's power system - Bangor Daily News

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

Rep. Berry to discuss consumer-owned utility proposal June 9 - Waldo VillageSoup - Republican Journal

Gov. Mills says CMP's failure to address its billing problems is 'unacceptable' - Press Herald

Republican lawmaker targets Rep. Berry with anti-immigrant flier - Times Record

Hancock County rep's flyer stirs controversy - The Ellsworth American

Maine Voices: Consumer utility takeover will break CMP/Iberdrola stranglehold - Press Herald

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

Maine's case for a public utility — Business — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

CMP reaches agreement with union to add dozens of jobs - WGME

Rep. Berry: CMP power line project a bad deal for Maine, would hurt clean-energy efforts - Press Herald

Wrestlers from Maine in North Platte ahead of dual meet at NPHS - knopnews2

State legislative committee asks AG to investigate CMP letter - WGME

The promise of public power, and what it means for Maine - Bangor Daily News

Solar advocates look to repeal Maine's 'fundamentally unjust' solar rules - Energy News Network

Maine Power bill tabled to create task force - Wiscasset Newspaper

In CMP corridor debate, process matters — Editorials — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Vitelli well on her way to reclaiming Maine Senate seat - Times Record

Lawmaker Larry Lockman behind provocative anti-immigration flyer - Lewiston Sun Journal

Bill would replace CMP, Emera Maine with a public utility. Here's how it works in Nebraska - WGME

Montana Grizzlies' Dante Olson honored for work on and off field - Montana Sports

Sports on TV - Ledger Independent

Bill Nemitz: A bright idea as sparks fly around CMP - Press Herald

'Maine Power' public hearing draws hundreds - Wiscasset Newspaper

Maine regulators' staff endorses $1 billion CMP corridor plan - WGME

Letter to the Editor: Publicly owned electric utility would benefit Maine ratepayers - Press Herald

Public weighs in on Maine bill to create single consumer-owned utility - WGME

Maine renews net metering as lawmakers prep new clean energy, utility reform bills - Utility Dive

Power Play: Reimagining electric transmission in Maine - Pine Tree Watch

NPHS hosts Nebraska vs. Maine wrestling dual - knopnews2

Maine Legislature Approves Bill To Repeal Gross Metering - Solar Industry

How Maine Democrats are trying to avoid public infighting over the $1 billion CMP project - Bangor Daily News

War of words breaks out between CMP, Maine lawmaker - WGME

Bill calls for single consumer-owned utility - Associated Press

Maine House Gives Initial Thumbs Up To Bill Ending 'Gross Metering' - Maine Public

Maine governor ends wind moratorium as lawmakers tee up net metering return - Utility Dive

As Maine debates 145-mile electric line, energy giant with billions at stake is absent - Bangor Daily News

Kevin Spacey's legal woes persist even with groping case out - Yahoo Entertainment

Central Maine Power's $1 billion project tests unity of Maine House Democrats - Bangor Daily News

Former House Leader Seth Berry transitions into private sector with Kennebec River Biosciences - Mainebiz

Legislature to Consider Proposal to Replace CMP with a Consumer-Owned Utility - Freepress Online

‘Succession’ Star Brian Cox to Play LBJ in Broadway Drama ‘The Great Society’ - Yahoo Entertainment

Rep. Lance Harvell: Column wrong to disparage CMP powerline project - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

I-Team: Metering, billing problems at CMP prompt two new state laws - WGME

Martin Krampelj Named to 2018-19 NABC Honors Court -

Some Mainers want to replace CMP and Emera Maine with a public utility. Here's how it works in Nebraska. - Bangor Daily News

Republican lawmaker targets candidate outside his district with anti-immigrant flier - Press Herald

Power in people's hands - By Dylan Cookson - Rockland - Camden - Knox - Courier-Gazette - Camden Herald - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Study for public utility moves forward - Boothbay Register

As Maine Democrats pile up legislative victories, Republicans look for points of influence - Bangor Daily News

Political Brew: Budget clock, buying CMP, vaccines and the Senate race - WCSH-WLBZ

What Janet Mills' proposed budget changes tell us about her governing strategy - Bangor Daily News

PUC orders full investigation of CMP billing - WCSH-WLBZ

Mills Vetoes Bills That Target CMP Transmission Project - Maine Public

These Maine lawmakers will control 2019's biggest State House debates - Bangor Daily News

Governor signs bill to help grow the solar industry in Maine - WCSH-WLBZ

Maine House bill would give high school athletes, coaches more freedom for elite events - Lewiston Sun Journal

The Best Panels and Parties at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 - Thrillist

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

Ending gross metering a good first step for solar development - Bangor Daily News

Report shows how badly LePage's wind energy panel fizzled - Bangor Daily News

There's something to upset everyone on today's State House calendar - Bangor Daily News

'Playing With Fire' Trailer - Yahoo Entertainment

Taxpayer money stands between Maine and a presidential primary next March - Bangor Daily News

Jim Fossel: A state takeover of Central Maine Power? Not so fast - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

How Central Maine Power failed its customers and still increased profits - Bangor Daily News

Agreement Reached To Sell Emera Maine To Canadian Company - Maine Public

These key Maine legislative races will decide State House power until 2020 - Bangor Daily News

Solar Supporters Urge Maine Lawmakers to Restore Financial Incentives - Natural Resources Council of Maine