US Senate Election in Maine 2012

US Senate Election in Maine 2012

US Senate Election in Maine 2012 Cynthia Dill Charlie Summers Angus King
Nominee Cynthia Dill Charlie Summers Angus King
Party Democratic Republican Independent

Previous Senator
Olympia Snowe
Republican

    Senator-elected

Angus King
Independent

The US Senate elections 2012 in Maine is going to take place in Hawaii on November 6th.

2012 US Senate Election in Maine

Candidates

  • Danny Dalton (Non-Party), former Federal employee, small business owner
  • Cynthia Dill (Democratic), State Senator and former State Representative
  • Andrew Ian Dodge (Independent), conservative activist affiliated with the Libertarian Party of Maine
  • Angus King (Independent), former Governor of Maine
  • Benjamin Pollard (Write-In), homebuilder (lost Democratic primary)
  • Charles E. Summers, Jr. (Republican), Secretary of State of Maine and former State Senator
  • Steve Woods (Independent), Chairman of Yarmouth Town Council and CEO of TideSmart Global

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Charlie
Summers (R)
Cynthia
Dill (D)
Angus
King (I)
Other Undecided
Public Policy Polling September 17–18, 2012 804 ± 3.5% 35% 14% 43% 8%
Maine People's Resource Center September 15–17, 2012 856 ± 3.35% 28% 15% 44% 6% 7%
Moore Consulting August 5–6, 2012 500 ± ?% 28% 8% 46%
Portland Press Herald / Critical Insights June 20–25, 2012 615 ± 4% 27% 7% 55% 1% 9%
WBUR TV / MassInc Polling Group June 13–14, 2012 506 ± 4.4% 23% 9% 50% 1% 17%

US Senate Election Results in Maine 2012

United States Senate election in Maine 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Republican Charles E. Summers, Jr.      
  Democratic Cynthia Dill      
  Independent Angus King      
Turnout