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Citizen's Guide - Craig Hickman


District: 82 (map)

Committe: Agriculture, Conservation and Forrestry

Party: Democratic

Family: Jop Blom (Partner)

Occupation: Organic Farmer, Owner and Operator of Bed and Breakfast with Organic Farm Stand


Phone: (207) 377-3276 (home)


Official Website - Facebook

Address: 192 Annabessacook Road, Winthrop


2012 Election

General: Hickman 2,931; Davis 2,060
Primary: Hickman 757; Cookson 215
Spending: Hickman: $5,822.22 (Clean Elections Candidate) Davis: $4,568.29 (Clean Elections Candidate)
Endorsements: MPA; MCV; MSEA; EQME; AFL-CIO

In the News

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Maine lawmakers work through the night passing at least 78 bills into law - WCSH-WLBZ

Craig Hickman - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Healed from burns, Winthrop lawmaker ends legislative session on high note - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine passes bill to end hunger in the state by 2030 - WCSH-WLBZ

Maine police say bill that would prohibit profiling goes too far - Times Record

Maine Lawmaker, Craig Hickman, suffers serious burns at his farm in Winthrop - WCSH-WLBZ

Rep. Hickman tells Farmington group to take action, go vote in honor of Dr. King - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine immigration 'sanctuary' bills pose tough choice for lawmakers - WCSH-WLBZ

Winthrop legislator recovering from severe burns makes appearance at island event - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine governor OKs bill designed to protect producers of hemp - WMTW Portland

Protesters rally at State House as lawmakers seek solution to ban on CBD products - Press Herald

Maine bills would establish 'right to food,' end hunger by 2030 -

Maine lawmakers have a heaping serving of new food policy proposals on their plate - Press Herald

Bills would establish 'right to food,' end hunger by 2030 - WCSH-WLBZ

Meet: Craig Hickman, farmer and legislator - Press Herald

Volunteers flock to Winthrop farm to help state lawmaker recovering from burns - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine committee endorses bill to elect president by 'popular vote' - Press Herald

CBD: Cannabidiol Products, Why They're Prevalent, and What Maine's New Ban Means - Maine Public

Volunteers help on farm as Winthrop lawmaker recovers from burns - Press Herald

Maine House Gives Initial Approval For Election Day Holiday - Maine Public

Gov. Mills says administration will work on bill for legal sale of edible CBD products - WMTW Portland

Mills signs bill allowing sale of CBD items - Biddeford Journal Tribune

Hemp-Derived Edibles Become Legal in Maine -

Hemp is not marijuana; bill to allow food with CBD sold in Maine gets fast-tracked - WCSH-WLBZ

Maine Police, Sheriffs Oppose Anti-Profiling Bill - NECN

Official apologizes for edible CBD confusion - WABI

How Mainers are honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Bangor Daily News

Dropout candidates reshape Maine legislative campaign calculus - Bangor Daily News

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

Big business coalition adds lobbyists - Politico

Divided House passes bill to end most exemptions to school vaccine requirements - Press Herald

Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Department serves diverse interests. That's not all bad. - Bangor Daily News

Maine official apologizes for confusion after ordering CBD edibles removed from stores - Bangor Daily News

Maine lawmaker to Orono MLK Day crowd: 'We still have a long way to go' - Bangor Daily News

Maine Moves Ahead Law To Clarify Legality Of Hemp-based Food - Maine Public

Central Maine legislative candidate profiles - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine House GOP bid to stymie stricter school vaccination rules fails - Bangor Daily News

One year after becoming law, food sovereignty in Maine has taken hold - Bangor Daily News

Tempers flare during Maine House debate on conversion therapy ban - Bangor Daily News

Maine lawmaker, LePage met privately after 'white girl' uproar - Bangor Daily News

Without the revenue they want from Mills' budget, Maine cities and towns renew push for local sales tax - Bangor Daily News

Mills chooses head of farmland preservation group as agricultural commissioner - Press Herald

What options Poliquin has left in his quest to keep 2nd District seat - Bangor Daily News

Debate brews over splitting Maine's agriculture, conservation department - Press Herald

What Maine farmers can expect in 2019 — Homestead — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

How Maine's political parties have fared in picking presidential nominees - Bangor Daily News

Amid CMP corridor controversy, Mills mulls a key energy policy pick - Bangor Daily News

'Re:past' pays tribute to Malaga's settlers - Times Record

Vote set on retail marijuana - Mount Desert Islander

House rejects move for Maine to bypass Electoral College - Press Herald

Bates professor tells story of Malaga Island, including its dark chapter of forced exodus - Press Herald

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

Maine lawmakers continue to stumble on path to legal marijuana - Bangor Daily News

Eye on Augusta: Bitter Florida Fellow Reveals the Truth About the Electoral College - Freepress Online

Hancock to vote on retail pot - The Ellsworth American

Sanford mulls amendments to medical marijuana ordinance - Biddeford Journal Tribune

Gardiner backs staying with state communication center - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

State Rep. Maxmin presents 'Green New Deal' to legislative committee - Boothbay Register

New York City, Ohio, and Maine Crackdown on Food Products with CBD - Lexology

Fresh from the farm: Maine takes lead in 'food sovereignty' movement - Press Herald

Jim Fossel: Maine Legislature heading into crunch time - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Bill to amend rockweed law is finally killed - Quoddy Tides

FDA working on way to allow CBD in food products, official tells Rep. Pingree - Press Herald

CBD Update: NYC, Maine Health Depts. Crack Down -

Food and taxes top agenda of Maine House District 81 candidates - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine fish farm foes ask legislators to let agriculture commissioner kill projects - Bangor Daily News

Maine delegation's guests to Trump speech reaffirm their 2019 priorities - Bangor Daily News

Students: June 22, 2019 | Opinion - Plattsburgh Press Republican

Maine communities looking at marijuana laws as year winds down - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Emotions flare as lawmakers debate measure to ensure that only citizens vote - Press Herald

Push to end public funding in Maine governor's races hits partisan wall - Bangor Daily News

Local students named to spring 2019 Deans Honor Roll at Fort Hays State University - FHSU News

Gov. Janet Mills On Maine Calling: What Priorities and Challenges Does The New Governor See Ahead? - Maine Public

Maine Election Results - New York Times

Rockland Passes Local Food Sovereignty Ordinance - Freepress Online

Food self-sufficiency law aims to increase all around harvest in Maine - Bangor Daily News

LePage signs food sovereignty law, the first of its kind in the nation - Bangor Daily News

Food sovereignty bill passes in Maine House, Senate - Bangor Daily News

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

By wide margin, House passes bill that would launch Maine's recreational marijuana market - Press Herald

Maine House Passes New Attempt At Rules For Retail Marijuana Market - Maine Public

Gov. LePage signs Maine food sovereignty into first-of-its kind law - Food Safety News

Lawmakers Consider Lowering Number Of Marijuana Plants Mainers Can Grow For Personal Use - Maine Public

Maine takes a big step toward retail marijuana sales - Bangor Daily News

House Committee Approves SAFE Banking Act, CVS and Walgreens to Sell CBD Products: Week in Review - Cannabis Business Times

Mills Puts Together Transition Team, Dems Choose Jackson to Be Senate President - Freepress Online

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

Freeport Democrat Sara Gideon nominated as Maine's next House speaker - Bangor Daily News

Democrats block bill to punish lying at Maine State House - Bangor Daily News

Food fight: Why the debate over 'food sovereignty' continues - Bangor Daily News

Constitutional amendment to fix ranked-choice voting falters in Maine House - Press Herald

Maine Cannabis Report - Press Herald

New law lets farmers markets hold tastings of Maine-made alcoholic beverages - Press Herald

Voter-approved law says Mainers can grow 6 pot plants each, but lawmakers want to make it 3 - Press Herald

Democrats pick Freeport's Rep. Sara Gideon to be next speaker of Maine House - Press Herald

Irving lowers Rep. Martin's bankruptcy debt by $150k and Martin pushes another Irving firm's mining interests - Pine Tree Watch

As lawmakers add, cut and tweak, Maine's law for recreational marijuana takes shape - Press Herald

Food law leaves Maine meat producers squealing for a fix - Press Herald

Bills to tighten voter identification rules in Maine strongly opposed at hearings - Press Herald

Bay County Arrest Report: April 2019 - WJHG-TV