Comments for: Political patronage amiss

Posted Nov. 13, 2008, at 5:56 p.m.
Last modified March 20, 2011, at 3:28 a.m.

Mainers may be surprised that there’s still a political campaign going on. Although it involves the state’s top legal officer, the public has no say and likely isn’t even aware of who is competing for the job. This is a poor way to choose an attorney general and other constitutional officers.

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