BREAKING: Confirmation from Steve Abbott that he is NOT running for Senate. Release later this morning… with Ciachette and Raye out, the wagons are circling around Bill Schneider.
This morning, sources very close to Bangor Mayor Cary Weston (full disclosure, a friend of mine and somebody I greatly respect) informed me that Weston is seriously looking at running for congress in the second district, provided Senate President Kevin Raye steps out of the race in order to run for the now open contest […]
Yesterday I reported that the LePage administration was interested in having discussions about the possibility of moving the March 15th primary filing deadline, to accomodate the political fallout from the sudden and unexpected retirement of Senator Olympia Snowe. I am told that those talks are now dead. Speaker Nutting is on record opposing such a […]