Janet Mills and Paul LePage, the main contenders, balance their talking points and rally their bases in a final push toward Election Day.
The Week in Maine Politics: Nov. 6, 2022
A final recap of the 2022 election season ahead of Tuesday’s elections.
Column: As November 8 approaches, we must prepare to vote conscientiously
For immigrants, especially those who are new here, the U.S. democratic system is complicated and mysterious.
“We don’t want to be reactionary”: Election officials cautious heading into midterms
Although Maine has not seen the levels of election challenges taking place in other states, officials are still taking precautions.
The Week in Maine Politics: Oct. 30, 2022
Campaign spending in several high profile Maine races continues to soar as Election Day nears.
Citing crucial year for abortion rights, Planned Parenthood spends likely record amounts on Maine elections
The money supports Gov. Janet Mills, opposes her opponent Paul LePage, and also goes to a handful of key legislative races.
Start-up company hopes Maine will help it change the way independents campaign
Good Party wants to elevate unenrolled candidates above the political fray. Maine contenders are waiting to see if it will work.
Gubernatorial candidates Janet Mills and Paul LePage chart different paths for Maine public defense
Mills seeks to attract new lawyers and increase law firm participation. LePage would rather transition to county public defenders.
This Week in Maine Politics: Oct. 23, 2022
Political spending continues to climb as Election Day nears, plus a look ahead at what issues candidates may address in the final three debates.
Maine’s purple towns are the places to watch in this gubernatorial election
Communities with traditionally tight presidential races and high independent voter counts could be deciding factors come November.
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