Last updated: 6:50 p.m. Nov. 16, 2016

2016 General Election results for Lewiston, Maine

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100% of precincts reporting (8 of 8)
President
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Hillary Rodham Clinton (D) 8,189 49.13%
Gary E. Johnson (L) 942 5.65%
Jill Stein (G) 236 1.42%
Donald J. Trump (R) 7,301 43.8%
U.S. House
U.S. House District 2
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Emily Ann Cain (D) 9,031 56.18%
Bruce Poliquin (R) 7,043 43.82%
Referendum Questions
Question 1: Legalize Marijuana
Do you want to allow the possession and use of marijuana under state law by persons who are at least 21 years of age, and allow the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, testing, and sale of marijuana and marijuana products subject to state regulation, taxation and local ordinance?
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Yes 8,287 48.92%
No 8,652 51.08%
Question 2: Public Education Fund
Do you want to add a 3% tax on individual Maine taxable income above $200,000 to create a state fund that would provide direct support for student learning in kindergarten through 12th grade public education?
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Yes 9,538 56.42%
No 7,368 43.58%
Question 3: Require Background Checks
Do you want to require background checks prior to the sale or transfer of firearms between individuals not licensed as firearms dealers, with failure to do so punishable by law, and with some exceptions for family members, hunting, self-defense, lawful competitions, and shooting range activity?
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Yes 9,309 54.85%
No 7,664 45.15%
Question 4: Raise Minimum Wage
Do you want to raise the minimum hourly wage of $7.50 to $9 in 2017, with annual $1 increases up to $12 in 2020, and annual cost-of-living increases thereafter; and do you want to raise the direct wage for service workers who receive tips from half the minimum wage to $5 in 2017, with annual $1 increases until it reaches the adjusted minimum wage?
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Yes 9,832 58.01%
No 7,117 41.99%
Question 5: Ranked Choice Voting
Do you want to allow voters to rank their choices of candidates in elections for U.S. Senate, Congress, Governor, State Senate, and State Representative, and to have ballots counted at the state level in multiple rounds in which last-place candidates are eliminated until a candidate wins by majority?
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Yes 8,972 53.83%
No 7,696 46.17%
Question 6: Transportation Bond
Do you favor a $100,000,000 bond issue for construction, reconstruction and rehabilitation of highways and bridges and for facilities, equipment and property acquisition related to ports, harbors, marine transportation, freight and passenger railroads, aviation, transit and bicycle and pedestrian trails, to be used to match an estimated $137,000,000 in federal and other funds?
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Yes 10,076 60.34%
No 6,624 39.66%
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Maine House
Maine House District 58
4 of 4 precincts reporting.
James R. Handy (D) 2,442 51.12%
Matthew Paul Roy (R) 2,335 48.88%
Maine House District 59
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Elliot R. Chicoine (R) 2,064 42.04%
Roger Jason Fuller (D) 2,846 57.96%
Maine House District 60
4 of 4 precincts reporting.
Jared F. Golden (D) 2,396 71.39%
Jeffery M. Padham (R) 960 28.61%
Maine House District 61
4 of 4 precincts reporting.
Heidi E. Brooks (D) 1,942 62.32%
Stephen Francis Miller (R) 1,174 37.68%
Register of Probate
Androscoggin County Register of Probate
8 of 8 precincts reporting.
Thomas C. Reynolds (D) 10,137 62.95%
Joanna R. Said (R) 5,967 37.05%
* Number of active registered voters as of Oct. 3, 2016, from the Maine Secretary of State's Office.
** Number of participating voters is calculated based on the number of people voting in the election for President.