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Election Information

General Election - November 2, 2010

The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2010.  In this election, Maine voters will elect Maine’s next Governor, Maine’s Representatives to Congress, members of the Maine Legislature, and certain county officers.  In addition, voters will be asked to vote on one citizen initiative and two bond questions.  (PLEASE NOTE:  Prior to the General Election there will be a June 8, 2010 Primary and Referendum Election.  Please visit our June 8, 2010 Primary and Referendum Election page)


Candidate Listing

In order to appear on the November 2, 2010 General Election ballot, candidates must either be nominated by their respective parties (see the June 8, 2010 Primary Election) or must file petitions with the Secretary of State by June 1, 2010 to run as Non-Party candidates.

List of Non-Party Candidate Filings (as of June 1, 2010)
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Referendum Election

The November 2, 2010 Referendum Election ballot will include one citizen initiated question and two bond questions.

In no particular order, the questions that will appear on the November 2, 2010 General Election ballot are as follows:

Citizen Initiative

Do you want to allow a casino with table games and slot machines at a single site in Oxford County, subject to local approval, with part of the profits going to specific state, local and tribal programs?

Bond Questions

Do you favor a $5,000,000 bond issue to be awarded on a competitive basis to increase access to dental care in Maine, $3,500,000 to be used for a community-based teaching dental clinic affiliated with or operated by a college of dental medicine to be matched by $3,500,000 in other funds, and $1,500,000 to be used to create or upgrade community-based health and dental care clinics across the State to increase their capacity as teaching and dental clinics?


Do you favor a $9,750,000 bond issue to invest in land conservation and working waterfront preservation and to preserve parks to be matched by $9,250,000 in federal and other funds?