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

2016 General Election results for Augusta, Maine

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100% of precincts reporting (5 of 5)
President
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Hillary Rodham Clinton (D) 4,396 49.43%
Gary E. Johnson (L) 501 5.63%
Jill Stein (G) 192 2.16%
Donald J. Trump (R) 3,805 42.78%
U.S. House
U.S. House District 1
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Mark Holbrook (R) 3,875 43.98%
Chellie Pingree (D) 4,936 56.02%
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?
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 4,194 46.94%
No 4,740 53.06%
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?
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 4,847 54.35%
No 4,071 45.65%
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?
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 4,349 48.65%
No 4,591 51.35%
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?
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 5,064 56.65%
No 3,875 43.35%
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?
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 4,775 54.42%
No 3,999 45.58%
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?
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 5,635 63.9%
No 3,184 36.1%
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Maine Senate
Maine Senate District 15
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Henry K. Dilts (D) 2,010 22.68%
Roger J. Katz (R) 6,854 77.32%
Maine House
Maine House District 80
2 of 2 precincts reporting.
Richard T. Bradstreet (R) 397 52.31%
Lori Fowle (D) 362 47.69%
County Commissioner
Kennebec County Commissioner District 1
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Patsy A. Crockett (D) 5,009 58.5%
Jeremy Adam Pare (U) 3,553 41.5%
Sheriff
Kennebec County Sheriff
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
L. Kenneth Mason III (I) 4,918 57.16%
Ryan P. Reardon (D) 3,686 42.84%
Augusta
Augusta Board of Education at Large Ward 1
Vote for one
5 of 20 precincts reporting.
Edward P. Hastings 2,112 58.46%
Holly Kiidli 1,501 41.54%
Augusta Council Ward 3
Vote for one
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Harold Elliott 578 40.28%
Jarody 345 24.04%
Stanley Koski 512 35.68%
Augusta Council at Large Ward 1
Vote for two
5 of 20 precincts reporting.
Mark S. O'Brien 4,064 47.71%
James A. Paulette 1,817 21.33%
Corey S. Wilson 2,637 30.96%
Augusta Question 1
Do you favor borrowing money for the improvement of City streets
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 4,023 65.11%
No 2,156 34.89%
Augusta Question 2
Do you favor borrowing money for the renovation and expansion of Hartford Fire Station
5 of 5 precincts reporting.
Yes 3,331 54.16%
No 2,819 45.84%
* 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.