Maine's 2nd Congressional District

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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).



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

The 2nd congressional district of Maine will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.


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.[1]

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



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

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

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