Comments for: Maine delegation split on Obama speech

Posted July 26, 2011, at 10:12 a.m.

AUGUSTA | Maine’s congressional delegation is divided in their reactions to President Barack Obama’s nationally televised speech on the debt ceiling crisis, in which he called for achieving lower deficits though spending cuts and new tax revenues. Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe said we should spend less time on speeches …

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