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Representative Grayson B. Lookner
Rep. Lookner
  Representing: Portland (part)
District #37

Rep. Grayson Lookner is serving his first term in the Maine House, and he serves on the Criminal Justice Committee.

Lookner has worked as an EMT, a wilderness guide, and a behavioral health professional, in addition to his work as a community organizer around economic and environmental justice issues. 

He grew up working in his family's restaurant and attended Prescott College in Arizona before returning to Maine.

Lookner has worked on campaigns to bring vital democratic reforms to the State, and has worked to reduce the influence of big money in Maine's politics. He has consulted for political parties in Sweden and the United Kingdom.

He is working to make Maine a leader in restorative justice efforts, and bring forward the interests of marginalized groups. His other priorities include affordable housing, healthcare, and climate change mitigation efforts.   

Lookner is an avid outdoors enthusiast who has logged thousands of miles on foot on trails from Mexico to Alaska and he enjoys playing the guitar.

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Rep. Lookner is a member of the Joint Standing Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Maine Criminal Code; Maine Juvenile Code; Maine Bail Code; criminal law and criminal procedure; sentencing; Criminal Law Advisory Commission; Department of Public Safety; law enforcement; Criminal Justice Academy; victims' rights; Department of Corrections; adult and juvenile corrections; intensive supervision; probation and parole; county jails; community corrections; Board of Corrections; operating under the influence; operating after suspension; habitual offenders; fire safety and arson; firearms; concealed firearms permits; private investigators; security guards; and Maine Emergency Management Agency.

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Contact Me

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You can also contact me at my home:

PO Box 8264
Portland, ME 04104

When the Legislature is in session, you can leave a message for me by calling the State House Message Phone: (800) 423-2900 or the State House TDD Line: Relay 711.