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The 2nd congressional district of Maine held an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent [[Mike Michaud]] (D) won re-election. He defeated Kevin Raye (R) in the general election.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/map/#/House/2012/ ''Politico'' "2012 Election Map, Maine"]</ref>
 
The 2nd congressional district of Maine held an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent [[Mike Michaud]] (D) won re-election. He defeated Kevin Raye (R) in the general election.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/map/#/House/2012/ ''Politico'' "2012 Election Map, Maine"]</ref>
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Revision as of 19:29, 3 December 2012

The 2nd Congressional District of Maine is a congressional district covering 27,326 square miles, comprising nearly 80% of the state. It is the largest district east of the Mississippi River. The district consists of all of the state north of the Portland and Augusta areas. It includes the cities of Bangor, Lewiston, Auburn, Waterville, and Presque Isle.

The current representative of the 2nd congressional district is Mike Michaud (C).

Elections

2012

See also: Maine's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012

The 2nd congressional district of Maine held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Mike Michaud (D) won re-election. He defeated Kevin Raye (R) in the general election.[1]

U.S. House, Maine District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Michaud Incumbent 55.7% 191,456
     Republican Kevin Raye 40% 137,542
     N/A Blank Votes 4.3% 14,910
Total Votes 343,908
Source: Maine Secretary of State "Tabulations for Elections held in 2012"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Mike Michaud won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Jason J. Levesque (R) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House of Representatives, Maine's 2nd Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Michaud Incumbent 55.1% 147,042
     Republican Jason J. Levesque 44.9% 119,669
Total Votes 266,711

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 2nd congressional district of Maine after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Maine

In 2011, the Maine State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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