Gov. Paul LePage tomorrow will receive the endorsement of the NRA and several other guns-rights advocates under the umbrella of the “Sportsmen for LePage Coalition” at a news conference in Hermon. LePage will be joined by Coalition chairman Jeff Zimba, National Rifle Association’s Maine liaison John Hohenwarter, Todd Tolhurst from the nonprofit group Gun Owners of Maine, and […]
Independent Senator Angus King endorsed Democrat Emily Cain on Wednesday in her race to represent Maine’s 2nd Congressional District. King reinforced Cain’s ability to work across the aisle — something she’s been pushing since at least the primary.
The latest poll regarding Maine’s gubernatorial race shows the Democratic challenger, U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud, with a small but statistically irrelevant advantage over incumbent Republican Gov. Paul LePage, and independent candidate Eliot Cutler trailing far behind. The latest survey, commissioned by the Portland Press Herald and conducted Sept. 18-25 by pollsters at the University of […]
Isaac Misiuk, the Republican Party’s candidate in the southern 1st Congressional District, said no one told him that U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, would be stopping for an event in the district’s largest city, Portland. Boehner is swinging through Portland tonight to join a fundraiser for Bruce Poliquin, the GOP candidate in the northern […]
Candidates for the Blaine House have taken in about $6.7 million and spent about $4.2 million of that, as of one week ago. As Election Day nears, the dynamics of that spending are changing. Each campaign filed its latest fundraising and expenditure reports by a midnight deadline Tuesday. I’ve pulled together some different views of those reports in two visual […]