Povich's opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic candidate Louis Luchini. According to unofficial results, Luchini defeated Povich in the November 2 general election.  Republican incumbent Brian Langley did not run for re-election, although he was eligible to do so under Maine's term limits.
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