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Owen Pickus

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Owen Bruce Pickus
Candidate for
Maine State Senate, District 4

Political party Republican
Profession President and Medical Director, Maine Centers for Healthcare
Owen Bruce Pickus was a Republican candidate for District 4 of the Maine State Senate.[1] The primary election was on June 8, 2010, and the general election was on November 2, 2010.[2]


Pickus served as president and medical director of the Marine Centers for Healthcare.[3]


Campaign themes


Pickus' website highlighted the following campaign issues:[3]

  • Solutions - "A businessman who knows what it takes to fix state government and restore fiscal discipline."
  • Spending - "Provide for more sustainable government, through thoughtful spending reforms that cut waste and prioritize spending programs."
  • Taxes - "Provide needed tax relief to Maine families and small businesses."
  • Government - "Limit the role of government to increase efficiency, effectiveness, and transparency."



See also: Maine State Senate elections, 2010

Pickus was defeated by Democratic incumbent Nancy Sullivan in the November 2 general election.[1]

In the June 8th primary election, Pickus ran unopposed.[4][5]

Maine State Senate, District 4
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Nancy Sullivan (D) 8,449 51%
Owen Bruce Pickus (R) 7,391 45%
Blank 574 3%

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