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Dave Miramant


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As of December 2015, Sen. Miramant has logged 16,899 hours of flight time — and counting. That’s just short of two full years of his life spent in the sky.

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Weekly Radio Address: Miramant says smart bond package will build better future for Maine

Text of Radio Address, aired July 15: Hi, this is Senator Dave Miramant from Camden. Thanks for tuning in. As the lead Senate Democrat on the Transportation Committee, I get regular briefings and information about the condition of Maine’s critical system of roads, bridges, highways and...

Senate GOP kills Miramant’s effort for Maine to join US Climate Alliance

AUGUSTA — Maine Senate Republicans on Thursday joined President Donald Trump Wednesday in walking away from America’s obligation to join the rest of the world by doing its part to fight climate change. Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, had submitted a joint order that would have led Maine toward...

Sen. Dave Miramant represents coastal Knox County in the Maine Senate. Attending high school  in a suburb of Boston during the Vietnam War, Sen. Miramant was first introduced to the values about our society, environment and natural resources that still motivate him today.

After attending the University of Maine at Farmington, Sen. Miramant began a long career in aviation. As an airline pilot and captain, he learned to bring a crew together to accomplish complicated tasks. Those leadership skills would later serve him in the Legislature. During that time, he also connected with diverse groups of people all over the world, only to learn how similar we all are.  He spent a lot of time listening to a broad range of perspectives.

While he no longer works in the major airlines, Miramant continues to fly, as the owner and operator of Spirit Soaring Glider Rides. In addition to his work in the air, Sen. Miramant has also been a small business owner and boat captain.

Sen. Miramant was elected to the Maine House of Representatives in 2006, and the Maine Senate in 2014. In these positions, he was able to use the leadership skills he had developed throughout his life.

Sen. Miramant lives in Camden with his wife, Dee, with whom he has two adult children, Ashley and Josh.


Board Positions

  • Former member of the Camden Select Board, 2000-2003.
  • Current member of the Camden Personnel Committee.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in biology, University of Maine at Farmington.

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