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Encyclopedia > David F. Emery

David F. "Dave" Emery, born in Rockland, Maine, September 1, 1948, is a former Republican U.S. Representative from Maine. Image File history File links Demerymaine. ... Seal of Rockland, ME Rockland is a city located in Knox County, Maine. ... Official language(s) None Capital Augusta Largest city Portland Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 39th 86,542 km² 305 km 515 km 13. ... September 1 is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years). ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... The Republican Party was established in 1854 by a coalition of former Whigs, Northern Democrats, and Free-Soilers who opposed the expansion of slavery and held a Hamiltonian vision for modernizing the United States. ... The chamber of the United States House of Representatives is located in the south wing of the Capitol building, in Washington, D.C.. This photograph shows a rare glimpse of the four vote tallying boards (the blackish squares across the top), which display each members name and vote as...


Emery was first elected to office in 1970 at the age of 22 as a State Representative from his hometown of Rockland. He would serve in the Maine House of Representatives from 19701974. During that time, he was both a delegate to the 1972 Maine State Republican Convention and the 1972 Republican National Convention. 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Maines house of Representatives is part of the states legislature, the lower house, the other chamber being the Senate. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1974 calendar). ... The 1972 Republican National Convention was held August 21–23, 1972 in Miami Beach, Florida. ...


In 1974 Emery defeated incumbent Congressman Peter Kyros in Maine's 1st Congressional District. He was one of a very few Republicans to defeat an incumbant in that year, with U.S. politics dominated by the Watergate investigation. During his time in Congress he served as Chief Deputy Republican Whip. The Watergate Complex (now the Watergate Hotel) as depicted in Government Exhibit 1. ...


In 1982, he chose not to run for reelection to the House but instead ran for the U.S. Senate against appointed first-term Democrat George Mitchell. Emery was unsuccessful as Mitchell won election to a full term. 1982 (MCMLXXXII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... George John Mitchell, GBE (born August 20, 1933 in Waterville, Maine) is Chairman of the Walt Disney Company. ...


The following year Emery was appointed Deputy Director of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency by President Reagan. Emery served in this capacity until 1988, when he returned to Maine and began working as a political consultant. In 1990 he again ran for Congress, but lost to Democrat Tom Andrews. Scud Missile The U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency (ACDA) was established as an independent agency by the Arms Control and Disarmament Act (75 Stat. ... The presidential seal was first used by president Hayes in 1880 and last modified in 1959 by adding the 50th star for Hawaii. ... Ronald Wilson Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was the 40th President of the United States (1981–1989) and the 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975). ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Political consulting is the business which has grown up around advising and assisting political campaigns, primarily in the United States. ... This article is about the year. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other one being the Republican Party. ... Thomas Hiram Andrews, b. ...


In 2005 he declared his candidacy for Governor in the 2006 election. He withdrew from the race upon the entrance of 2002 nominee Peter Cianchette, but following Cianchette's withdraw has reentered. In the Republican primary he will face State Senator Peter Mills of Cornville and State Senator Chandler Woodcock of Farmington. The Republican nominee will face incumbent Democrat John Baldacci in the November 7, 2006 general election. 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Cusco album, see 2002 (album). ... The examples and perspective in this article do not represent a worldwide view. ... Cornville is a town located in Somerset County, Maine. ... Farmington is a town located in Franklin County, Maine. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... November 7 is the 311th day of the year (312th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 54 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Preceded by:
Pete Kyros
Congressperson
Maine's 1st District

1975–1983
Succeeded by:
John McKernan
These are tables of congressional delegations from Maine to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. ... John Rettie Jock McKernan, Jr. ...

 
 

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