Grappling for a Golden opportunity

Grappling for a Golden opportunity

Bruce Poliquin, the former congressman from Maine, said he was asked by state and national Republican leaders to try and reclaim his seat from first-term Democratic representative Jared Golden in what would have been a rematch of their 2018 race. He declined. Then...
Follow the Money: Maine Federal Campaign Finance Tracker

Follow the Money: Maine Federal Campaign Finance Tracker

Mainers are facing a historic congressional election season.  In November, voters will decide whether to keep Sen. Susan Collins — the only Republican representing a New England state in Congress — in the office she has held since 1997. Record-breaking sums of money...
Tiffany Bond and the 2020 spending race

Tiffany Bond and the 2020 spending race

More than a year before the 2020 U.S. Senate race, incumbent Susan Collins and her likely Democratic challenger, Sara Gideon, have amassed nearly $13 million in their campaign war chests. The race is likely to set records for spending as Collins and Gideon have...
Bruce Poliquin: Planning to stay put

Bruce Poliquin: Planning to stay put

LEWISTON — U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who describes himself as “lovable Frenchman,” may not be loved by everyone he represents in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District, but judging from the number of signs in windows and along roads here, he’s certainly known by most.That...