• First-term Rep. Jared Golden will face former state representative and Lisbon, Maine council member Dale Crafts in Maine’s 2nd congressional district. 

  • Golden is a US Marine veteran who flipped the seat to Democratic control in 2018 while Crafts is a business owner and former state representative.
  • Maine’s highly-watched second district flipped from voting for former President Obama by 9 percentage points in 2012 to vote for President Trump by 10 points in 2016. 
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The candidates:

First-term Rep. Jared Golden will face former state representative and Lisbon, Maine council member Dale Crafts in Maine’s 2nd congressional district. 

Golden is a former state legislator and US Marine veteran who defeated a Republican to flip the seat to Democratic control in the 2018 midterm elections.

He’s a member of a group of politically moderate military and national security veterans elected to Congress in the 2018 midterms

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