Maine

U.S. Congress (Total Seats: 2 U.S. Senators, 2 U.S. Representatives)
Susan Collins (R) U.S. Senator 1997-present
Olympia J. Snowe (R) U.S. Senator 1995-2012
Margaret Chase Smith (R)1
 
U.S. Senator
 
1949-1972
 
Chellie M. Pingree (D) U.S. Representative 2009-present
Olympia J. Snowe (R) U.S. Representative 1979-1994
Margaret Chase Smith (R)2 U.S. Representative 1940-1948
  1. Smith was the first woman to serve in both the House and the Senate.
  2. Smith initially won a special election to fill a vacancy caused by the death of her husband; she was subsequently re-elected.

 

Statewide Elective Executive (1 position)
Janet Mills (D) Governor 2019-present

State Legislature
Year State
Rank
 

Senate
Total
Women/
Total
Senate
 

House
Total
Women/
Total
House
Total
Women/
Total
Legis.
 
%
Total
Women
D R I D R I
2021 6 9 4 - 13/ 35 47 20 1 68/ 151 81/ 186 43.5
2020 8 8 4 - 12/ 35 47 11 - 58/ 151 70/ 186 37.6
2019 9 8 4 - 12/ 35 47 11 - 58/ 151 70/ 186 37.6
2018 7 6 4 - 10/ 35 35 17 1 53/ 151 63/ 186 33.9
2017 7 6 4 - 10/ 35 35 17 1 53/ 151 63/ 186 33.9
2016 13 5 3 - 8/ 35 30 16 1 46/ 151 54/ 186 29.0
2015 12 5 3 - 8/ 35 30 16 1 46/ 151 54/ 186 29.0
2014 12 7 0 - 7/ 36 34 13 1 49/ 151 56/ 186 30.1
2013 10 7 0 - 7/ 35 36 13 1 47/ 151 55/ 186 29.6
2012 11 5 3 - 8/ 35 27 19 1 47/ 151 55/ 186 29.6
2011 10 5 3 - 8/ 35 28 19 1 47/ 151 55/ 186 29.6
2010 13 6 3 - 9/ 35 36 10 - 46/ 151 55/ 186 29.6
2009 14 6 3 - 9/ 35 37 9 - 46/ 151 55/ 186 29.6
2008 10 7 5 - 12/ 35 36 10 - 46/ 151 58/ 186 31.2
2007 9 7 5 - 12/ 35 35 11 - 46/ 151 58/ 186 31.2
2006 23 6 5 - 11/ 35 25  8 1 34/ 151 45/ 186 24.2
2005 23 6 5 - 11/ 35 25  8 1 34/ 151 45/ 186 24.2
2004 18 9 4 - 13/ 35 28 10 - 38/ 151 51/ 186 27.4
2003 17 9 4 - 13/ 35 28 10 - 38/ 151 51/ 186 27.4
2002 8 11 3 1 15/ 35 30 12 - 42/ 151 57/ 186 30.6
2001 8 11 3 1 15/ 35 28 13 1 41/ 151 56/ 186 30.1
2000 12 12 3 1 16/ 35 25 13 1 39/ 151 55/ 186 29.6
1999 12 12 3 1 16/ 35 23 13 1 37/ 151 53/ 186 28.5
1998 14 6 2 0 8/ 35 20 11 0 31/ 151 49/ 186 26.3
1997 15 9 3 0 13/ 35 23 11   35/ 151 48/ 186 25.8
1996 12 7 3 1 11/ 35 24 15 - 40/ 151 51/ 186 27.4
1995 12 7 3 1 11/ 35 24 15 - 40/ 151 51/ 186 27.4
1994 6 7 4 - 11/ 35 37 13 - 48/ 151 59/ 186 31.7
1993 6 7 4 - 11/ 35 35 13 - 48/ 151 59/ 186 31.7
1992 3 6 6 - 12/ 35 33 16 - 49/ 151 61/ 186 32.8
1991 2 6 6 - 12/ 35 33 16 - 49/ 151 61/ 186 32.8
1990 3 5 5 - 10/ 35 27 20 - 47/ 151 57/ 186 30.6
1989 2 5 5 - 10/ 35 27 20 - 47/ 151 57/ 186 30.7
1988 2 4 6 - 10/ 35 23 20 - 43/ 151 53/ 186 28.5
1987 2 4 6 - 10/ 35 23 20 - 43/ 151 53/ 186 28.5
1986 6 6 3 - 9/ 35 18 18 - 36/ 151 45/ 186 24.2
1985 6 6 3 - 9/ 35 18 18 - 36/ 151 45/ 186 24.2
1984 6 4 2 - 6/ 33 21 14 - 35/ 151 41/ 184 22.3
1983 6 4 2 - 6/ 33 21 14 - 35/ 151 41/ 184 22.3
1981 5 4 2 - 6/ 33 18 18 - 36/ 151 42/ 184 22.8
1979 6 3 1 - 4/ 33 15 15 - 30/ 151 34/ 184 18.5
1977 6 0 2 - 2/ 33 17 12 - 29/ 151 31/ 184 16.8
1975 9 0 1 - 1/ 33 13 10 - 23/ 151 24/ 184 13.0