Douglas Smith (Maine politician)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Douglas Smith
Member of the Maine Senate
from the 27th district
In office
2006–2010
Preceded by Paul T. Davis
Succeeded by Douglas Thomas
Personal details
Political party Republican
Profession Judge

Douglas M. Smith is an American politician from Maine. Smith, a Republican, served in Maine House of Representatives from 1971-1977 and the Maine Senate from 2006-2010 from District 27, which included his residence of Dover-Foxcroft in Piscataquis County.[1] He chose not to seek re-election in 2010 and was replaced by Republican Douglas Thomas. In 2010, Smith was rumored to have sought the position of Maine Attorney General which eventually went to William Schneider.[2]

Smith earned his B.A. at the University of Maine and his J.D. from the University of Maine School of Law. He has also served as a trustee at Foxcroft Academy and as Piscataquis County Judge of Probate.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Douglas Smith - Biography - Project Vote Smart". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved 29 August 2012. 
  2. ^ Mistler, Steve (November 6, 2010). "CEO of conservative think tank co-chairs LePage team". Sun Journal. Retrieved 29 August 2012.