Maine's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012
November 6, 2012
June 12, 2012
|Candidate Filing Deadline||Primary Election||General Election|
Primary: Maine has a closed primary system, in which the selection of a party's candidates in an election is limited to registered party members.
Voter registration: There is no deadline for in-person voter registration, but the cut-off for registration by mail is October 16.
- See also: Maine elections, 2012
Incumbent: Heading into the election the incumbent is Mike Michaud (D), who was first elected in 2002.
This will be the first election using new district maps based on 2010 Census data. Maine's 2nd congressional district encompasses the entire northern portion of the state north of the Portland and Augusta.
General election candidates
June 12, 2012,, primary results
Impact of redistricting
- See also: Redistricting in Maine
|U.S. House of Representatives, Maine's 2nd Congressional District, General Election, 2010|
|Democratic||Mike Michaud Incumbent||55.1%||147,042|
|Republican||Jason J. Levesque||44.9%||119,669|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Maine, 2012
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2012
- Maine Secretary of State "Voter Guide," Accessed July 25, 2012
- Maine Redistricting Map "Map" Accessed July 24, 2012
- Morning Sentinel "Raye to challenge Michaud for House seat," January 6, 2012
- Sun Journal "List of Maine congressional candidates grows; Raye undecided on Senate bid" accessed March 3, 2012
- Associated Press "Election Results" accessed June 12, 2012
- Maine Secretary of State "Primary List of Candidates" accessed March 9, 2012
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010" Accessed November 29, 2011