Maine's 2nd Congressional District
Maine's 2nd Congressional District encompasses the entire northern portion of the state north of the Portland and Augusta.
The district previously was the largest district east of the Mississippi River. The district consisted of all of the state north of the Portland and Augusta areas. It included the cities of Bangor, Lewiston, Auburn, Waterville, and Presque Isle.
The current representative of the 2nd congressional district is Mike Michaud (C).
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.
|U.S. House, Maine District 2 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Mike Michaud Incumbent||55.7%||191,456|
|Source: Maine Secretary of State "Tabulations for Elections held in 2012"|
|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|
- 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.