According to PolitickerMe.com, State Senator Phil Bartlett (D-Cumberland) will seek re-election to the State Senate for a third term in November. Representing Westbrook in the senate's sixth district, State Senator Bartlett is the third incumbent representing Westbrook to file paperwork with the Ethics Commission as of January 18. State Representatives Tim Driscoll (D-Westbrook) and Ann Peoples (D-Westbrook) have also filed for re-election, but State Senator Joseph Brannigan (D-Cumberland) remains as the only incumbent representing Westbrook in Augusta who has not yet filed papers for re-election with the Ethics Commission.
According to the folks at Politicker, Bartlett earned re-election in 2006 with 8,781 to 6,690 win.
- John C.L. Morgan