Angus S. King, Jr.
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Angus S. King, Jr.

Independent

United States Senator

Maine

Addresses

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Washington, D.C.
133 Hart Building
Washington, DC. 20510
Biddeford District Office
227 Main Street
Biddeford, ME. 04005
Augusta District Office
4 Gabriel Drive Suite 3
Augusta, ME. 04330
Presque Isle District Office
167 Academy Street, Suite A
Presque Isle, ME. 04769
Bangor District Office
202 Harlow Street, Suite 20350
Bangor, ME. 04401
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Angus S. King, Jr.

United States Senator
Summary
Issues
Experience
Funding
77
Years of Age
17
Years of Experience
MEResidence (state)

Angus Stanley King Jr. (born March 31, 1944) is an American politician and lawyer who is the junior United States Senator from Maine since 2013. A political independent since 1993, he was the 72nd Governor of Maine from 1995 to 2003. King won Maine's 2012 Senate election to replace the retiring Republican Olympia Snowe and took office on January 3, 2013. He was reelected to a second term in 2018, following the state's inaugural instant-runoff voting elections. For committee assignment purposes, he caucuses with the Democratic Party. He is one of two independents currently serving in the Senate, the other being Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who also caucuses with the Democrats.

Issues

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Experience

Education

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University of Virginia Law School
JD
1969
Dartmouth College
BA
1966

Past Positions

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Senator
United States Senate
2012 - Current
Governor
State of Maine
1994 - 2002
Co-Founder
Independence Wind
2007 - 2012
Founder
Northeast Energy Management, Incorporated
1989 - 1994
Television Host
MaineWatch
1975 - 1993
General Counsel
Swift River/Hafslund Company
1983 - 1988
Attorney
Smith, Lloyd, and King
1975 - 1983
Aide
Office of Senator William Hathaway
1972 - 1975
Chief Counsel
United States Senate Subcommittee on Alcoholism and Narcotics
1972 - 1975
Staff Attorney
Pine Tree Legal Assistance
1969 - 1972
Former Chief Counsel
United States Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare

Other Experience

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Member
Delta Upsilon Fraternity
Current
Segal Lecturer in American Politics
Bates College
2009
Visiting Lecturer
Bowdoin College
2004
Former Chair
Committee to Support Land for Maine's Future Bond Issue
Former Member
Maine Development Foundation
Former Member
Eco-Eco
Former Member
Budget Committee, United States Senate
Former Member
Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, United States Senate
Former Member
Subcommittee on Personnel, United States Senate
Former Ranking Member
Subcommittee on Airland, United States Senate
Former Ranking Member
Subcommittee on Water and Power, United States Senate

Campaign Funding

2018
2016
2014
2012
20
18
$5,339,838
Total Raised
$4,982,102
Total Spent
$385,671
Cash on Hand

Top Industries

Direct campaign contributions grouped by the industry industry of each donor/PAC.

Largest Contributors

Funding generally from an organization's PAC or its members/employees. Organizations did not donate directly.
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics