Senator Davis is serving his fourth term in the Maine State Senate. He represents Senate District 4 which consists of all towns in Piscataquis County as well as Alton, Bradford, Charleston, Dexter, Garland, Lagrange, Athens, Brighton Plantation, Cambridge, Detroit, Harmony, Hartland, Palmyra, Ripley and St. Albans.
Prior to being elected to the Senate in 2014, Senator Davis served three terms in the Maine House of Representatives and four earlier terms in the Maine State Senate, including three terms in leadership.
He currently serves as a member of the Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee. previously he served on the Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Committee, the State and Local Government Committee, and the Government Oversight Committee. Previously, he served as Chair of the Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Committee and as a member of the Taxation Committee.
Senator Davis spent 23 years as a Maine State Trooper, serving primarily in Piscataquis County. He also served six years in the Army National Guard. A member of the Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine Board of Directors, he is an avid hunter, fisherman and snowmobiler.
Senator Davis and his wife, Patricia, have two grown children and four grandchildren.
(January 5, 2021) – The deadline for submitting new bills for the 130th State Legislature was December 18, 2020. Currently, only the titles of these bills are available. Below is a list of the bill titles submitted by Senator Paul Davis. An Act To Provide Eligibility for Unemployment Compensation to Certain School Bus Drivers An … Continue reading Senator Paul Davis Submits Bills for the New Legislature
(December 21, 2020) – Senator Paul Davis has been appointed as the lead Senate Republican on the powerful Joint Standing Committee on Appropriations and Financial Affairs. Among the challenges before this committee will be finding a way to bridge a $1.5 billion gap in the state budget. Prior to running for the Legislature, Davis spent … Continue reading Senator Paul Davis Appointed as Lead Republican on the Appropriations Committee
(December 2, 2020) – Senator Paul Davis at his seat during “Swearing-In Day” for the Maine State Senate at the Augusta Civic Center on December 2. Now that the 130th Maine Senate has convened, committees will begin their legislative work in January. Senator Davis was reelected in November to represent Senate District 4 which includes … Continue reading Senator Davis Sworn In