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Rep. Bruce Poliquin, R-Maine

Member of the House (2nd term)

Republican



Biography

District: Maine - 2nd District
Political Highlights: sought Republican nomination for governor, 2010; Maine treasurer, 2011-12; sought Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, 2012
Born: November 1, 1953; Waterville, Maine
Residence: Oakland
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Widowed; one child
Education: Harvard U., A.B. 1976
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments; Terrorism and Illicit Finance); Veterans' Affairs (Oversight & Investigations)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Favored Republican
House Seniority: 231st ranked House Republican
Twitter: 5,449 followers
State Clout: Maine is 32nd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2012 Election Results

2014 Election Results

Candidate

Bruce Poliquin (R)
Emily Cain (D)
R. Richardson (I)

Votes

133,320
118,568
31,337

%

47.0%
41.8%
11.1%