There will be hand-shaking and door-knocking ahead of Maine’s big primaries on Monday.
Candidates mostly kept to themselves as they jockeyed for conservative votes ahead of Tuesday’s primary.
Democrat Janet Mills and Republican Shawn Moody are still fielding the most attacks, but they’re now punching at others in the field.
The Legislature’s budget-writing committee has set a time to go over unfinished work on Wednesday. What isn’t set is a deal.
Maine Democrats will debate adding support for a universal health care program to their platform as they chart a path out of the difficult era of Gov. Paul LePage.
The two legislators in the field are looking to drag down front-runner Shawn Moody, but Mary Mayhew seems content to let them fight.
A poll from the Bangor Daily News was hanging over a day of debates and the fields treated the front-runners — Republican Shawn Moody and Democrat Janet Mills — accordingly.
There are clear front-runners in the governor’s race, but there is also a lot of time and room for the election to move.
The Maine Republican Party’s state convention may begin with a tense tribute on Friday before candidates wrangle on-stage tomorrow.
The Maine Legislature adjourned for the year on Wednesday without getting a lot of work done. Now, House Republicans are casting doubt on whether they will agree to return in a Medicaid expansion fight.