Category Archives: Governor LePage

LePage’s endorsement of Misiuk spends more time on LePage than Misiuk

Gov. Paul LePage dipped his toe in the endorsement game Monday with a nod to Isaac Misiuk, a Republican who is opposing Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree in the general election for the 1st Congressional District in southern Maine. The Misiuk campaign funded the production of a more than one-minute online advertisement that features LePage […]

Former top LePage aide denies claim by Steve Woods that he is gearing up for Senate race

Democrat Steve Woods of Yarmouth, who is running in his party’s primary for the open Maine Senate District 25 seat, said Tuesday that Republican Michael Cianchette, the former chief legal counsel for Gov. Paul LePage, will jump into the race following the June 10 primary election. Cianchette says it’s not true. Woods issued a press […]

LePage says National Guard plans changing ‘as fast as most people change underwear’

In an impromptu meeting with reporters Friday, Gov. Paul LePage said contingency plans about how to deal with a potential reduction in Maine Army National Guard forces are “changing as fast as most people change their underwear,” but reiterated his commitment to fight any reduction to Maine’s guard forces.

National Republican group says Maine Senate prime for a flip to GOP control

There’s no question that Maine open 2nd Congressional District seat, which is being vacated by Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud, who is running for governor, is attracting a lot of national attention, along with which comes money and other resources. As it turns out, there is also high-level attention on the balance of power in the […]

Chris Christie and Rand Paul are not friends, but they’ll both share a stage with LePage

Republican Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey will come up to Maine for a reception with our own GOP governor, Paul LePage, and his wife, Ann, on May 7 in Portland. The announcement was made in a fundraising email to supporters from The Committee to Re-Elect Paul LePage. Today is the last day of the […]