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Portland

First debate draws punches, but no real hits

First debate draws punches, but no real hitsIn their first debate, the candidates discussed issues affecting the business community, including minimum wage.
  • Portland
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Local

Business leaders support Question 5 for MDI workforce

Business leaders support Question 5 for MDI workforceQuestion 5 would provide $3 million for workforce training and research at MDI Biological Laboratory.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Morning Report

Phil and Ethan preview the first debate

Phil and Ethan preview the first debateThe first gubernatorial debate has Phil and Ethan talking
  • Morning Report
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Lewiston-Auburn

Pot legalization campaign targets college campuses

Pot legalization campaign targets college campusesPot legalization campaigns target college campuses to get edge in upcoming election.
  • Lewiston-Auburn
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Strimling & Harriman on the eve of the first gov debate

Strimling & Harriman on the eve of the first gov debateStrimling & Harriman on the eve of the first gov debate
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
207

1st District Congressional Candidate Isaac Misiuk

1st District Congressional Candidate Isaac MisiukIsaac Misiuk is hoping to unseat Chellie Pingree to represent Maine's 1st Congressional District.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

Gabby Giffords ad to benefit US senator in Maine

Gabby Giffords ad to benefit US senator in MaineGabby Giffords is running a new television advertising campaign to benefit U.S. Sen. Susan Collins of Maine in her bid for re-election.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

First Lady Obama rallies for Michaud

First Lady Obama rallies for MichaudThe First Lady and Planned Parenthood President are speaking on the UMaine campus.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Michelle Obama comes to Maine

Michelle Obama comes to MaineThe First Lady took the stage a bit early.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

In the Arena: Eliot Cutler

In the Arena: Eliot CutlerIndependent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler finished a close second to Gov. Paul LePage four years ago.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Politics

Bellows, Collins spar over government shutdown

Bellows, Collins spar over government shutdownDemocrat Shenna Bellows accuses Sen. Susan Collins of voting for the government shutdown. Not so, says Collins.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Maine clerks prepare for onslaught of ballots

Maine clerks prepare for onslaught of ballotsMaine's town clerks are preparing for an onslaught of absentee ballots, and the failure of an early voting proposal in the Legislature means there's little hope for relief anytime soon.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

Phil and Ethan discuss poll showing Poliquin ahead in Second District Race

Phil and Ethan discuss poll showing Poliquin ahead in Second District RaceA new poll shows that Republican Bruce Poliquin has a sizable lead over Democrat Emily Cain in the Second District race.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Augusta-Waterville

LePage says he will participate in the 5 debates

LePage says he will participate in the 5 debatesLePage says he will participate in the 5 debates
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Politics

Gov. LePage says will be at the debates, not on stage

Gov. LePage says will be at the debates, not on stageGov. Paul LePage said if Mike Michaud "commits to being honest," he will participate.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Republican women rally for LePage

Republican women rally for LePageWomen rallied in support of Gov. LePage, despite some who have said he doesn't support women's health.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Boehner raises stakes with stop for Poliquin

Boehner raises stakes with stop for PoliquinHouse Speaker John Boehner visited Portland Thursday to fundraise for candidate Bruce Poliquin.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Politics

Planned Parenthood launches ad in Maine governor's race

Planned Parenthood launches ad in Maine governor's raceThe ad points to cuts and vetoes under LePage that Planned Parenthood said amount to fewer women seeking out healthcare.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Politics

State Rep arrested after alleged sexual encounter

State Rep arrested after alleged sexual encounterA trooper discovered Brian Jones allegedly having sex with a woman in a public parking lot.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Democrats attack new policy for LePage staff & appointees

Democrats attack new policy for LePage staff & appointeesThe governor gave his staff and political appointees more vacation time, which Democrats said hurt other state workers.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
207

Ray Richardson - "Governor Paul LePage: Rebuilding Maine's Future"

Ray Richardson - "Governor Paul LePage: Rebuilding Maine's Future"Conservative political commentator Ray Richardson has written a book defending Gov. LePage's policies and tactics
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  • 1 month ago
Local

Gubernatorial candidates clash on health care

Gubernatorial candidates clash on health careIn Michaud's health care plan, his number one goal to expand the state's Medicaid program.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Gov. LePage passes on Portland energy forum

Gov. LePage passes on Portland energy forumGov. LePage said the organizers changed the format of the forum and he wasn't interested in having a debate.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

Maine Republican Party: Michaud ad is "fabricated"

Maine Republican Party: Michaud ad is "fabricated"The Maine Republican Party is asking TV stations to top running a Michaud ad because of "fabricated claims."
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

In the Arena: Nemitz & Richardson

In the Arena: Nemitz & RichardsonNow that Labor Day is in the rear view mirror, the campaigns are revving up.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Politics

Michaud's Clinton rally moves due to "overwhelming demand"

Michaud's Clinton rally moves due to "overwhelming demand"Moving the event from the Ocean Gateway to the Portland Expo will allow more than 1,500 people to attend the event.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Harriman and Strimling discuss Cutler Welfare proposal

Harriman and Strimling discuss Cutler Welfare proposalPolitical Analysts Strimling & Harriman discuss Independent Gubernatorial Candidate Culter's Welfare reform proposal, the $300,000 ad buy by Democracy for America to assist Shenna Bellows in her campaign against Senator Collins
  • Local
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago