Question 2, 2017
Maine Flag

Also Known as

Medicaid Expansion Initiative



Election date

November 7th, 2017

Question 2 or the Medicaid Expansion Initiative, is a ballot measure that the citizens of Maine will vote for on November 7th, 2017.


"Do you want Maine to expand Medicaid to provide healthcare coverage for qualified adults under age 65 with incomes at or below 138% of the federal poverty level, which in 2017 means $16,643 for a single person and $22,412 for a family of two?"[1]

The yes campaignEdit

The yes campaign, which would extend Obamacare, Medicare, and Medicaid, is backed by "Mainers for Health Care." [1]

The no campaignEdit

The no campaign, which would keep Obamacare, Medicare, and Medicaid at its current rates, it backed by the "Welfare to Work" [2] PAC.