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Ballotpedia covers 10 state executive offices in the state of Maine. The executive branch is governed by Article V-I through V-III of the Maine Constitution.

State executive organization

Executive officials in Maine are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges. The following chart details the relationship among different branches of Maine's state government:

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The following is a list of state executive offices in Maine.

Current officeholders

Note: First appointed or First elected will include a date depending on if the officeholder was appointed or elected.

Name:Party:Current office:Tenure:First AppointedFirst Elected:
David LittellNonpartisan Maine Public Utilities CommissionAugust 2010 - PresentAugust 2, 2010
Eric CioppaNonpartisan Maine Superintendent of InsuranceJune 1, 2011 - PresentJune 1, 2011
Janet T. MillsElectiondot.png Democratic Attorney General of MaineDecember 4, 2012-PresentDecember 2012 (by Maine Legislature)
Jeanne PaquetteNonpartisan Maine Commissioner of LaborAugust 2012 - presentAugust 2012
Jim RierNonpartisan Maine Commissioner of EducationOctober 2013 - Present
Mark VannoyNonpartisan Maine Public Utilities CommissionJune 2012 - PresentJune 2012
Matthew DunlapElectiondot.png Democratic Maine Secretary of State2012 - Present
Neria DouglassNonpartisan Maine TreasurerDecember 2012- Present2004
Paul LePageEnds.png Republican Governor of MaineJanuary 5, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Pola BuckleyNonpartisan Maine State AuditorDecember 2012- Present
Thomas WelchNonpartisan Maine Public Utilities CommissionApril 2011 - PresentApril 2011
Walter WhitcombNonpartisan Maine Commissioner of AgricultureJanuary 2011 - Present


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There were no elections in Maine in 2013.


There were no elections in Maine in 2012.

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