Cook’s Political Report: Republican toss-up (PVI - R+2)
Barack Obama won in this district twice by almost 10 points
Trump won by 7.
Incumbent: Bruce Poliquin (Republican) - running for his 2nd term.
Democrat: Jared Golden, retired Marine Corps infantryman, Maine State Representative
Race: 95.5% White, 0.6% Black, 0.6% Asian, 1% Native American
Ethnicity: 1.1% Hispanic
Median household income: $40,518
High school graduation rate: 89%
College graduation rate: 21.6%
Books and Videos
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