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...
This year’s political events will make history

This year’s political events will make history

This political year will be historic.   Unusually important events are sure to affect people’s lives across the country and impact Maine.  Here’s a look at the highlights of the 2020 political calendar. January. The U.S. Senate trial of President Trump...
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...
Jared Golden: His golden opportunity

Jared Golden: His golden opportunity

LEWISTON — State Rep. Jared Golden (D-Lewiston) rubs his eyes, droopy from lack of sleep. He was up at 4 a.m. to greet workers starting their shift at Bath Iron Works.Golden tries to make it down to Bath a few times a month as he campaigns for Republican Rep. Bruce...