Representative Anita Peavey-Haskell
Rep. Anita Peavey-Haskell represents District 13, which includes Alton, Bradford, Greenbush, Hudson, Lagrange and Milford. She was raised in Greenbush and currently resides in Milford.
Anita taught English and social studies at Old Town Middle School before running for office, serving in the 120th and 121st Legislatures. She owns and operates her own business, which deals in rental properties.
Anita also has been active in establishing the Raith Peavey Haskell Children's Cancer Center, which opens in Brewer in December. She lost her son, Raith, to a rare form of cancer when he was four years old. Anita's legislative priorities include economic growth and job creation, tax reduction, the curbing of welfare abuse and a higher degree of government accountability.