Newcomb's opponent in the November 2 general election was Republican candidate Tom Wisnor. According to unofficial results, Wisnor defeated Newcomb in the November 2 general election. Republican incumbent H. Sawin Millett, Jr. was not eligible for re-election due to Maine's term limits.
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