Comments for: Courtney wins by razor thin margin in 1st District Republican primary

Posted June 13, 2012, at 11:15 a.m.
Last modified June 13, 2012, at 3:19 p.m.

PORTLAND | Maine Senate Majority Leader Jon Courtney held off a surprisingly strong challenge by Portland City Committee Chairman Patrick Calder to win the Republican nomination to compete in the race for Maine’s 1st District U.S. House seat, according to unofficial results tabulated by the Bangor Daily News. Each …

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  • Anonymous

    Mr. Calder – you ran a very respectful and respectable race, and I hope you will continue to seek opportunities for public service.

    Senator Courtney – congratulations! You have a strong track record of doing the right thing for Maine people, and I have great confidence you will serve this nation with distinction.

    Congresswoman Pingree – you better watch out! You, Senator Reid, Rep. Pelosi, and especially President Obama have proven once and for all that your brand of liberalism is the ultimate recipe for disaster. I hope and pray that your days in public service are nearing an end.

    • Anonymous

      You realize that a Democratic congressional candidate would have to kill a puppy on stage at a debate in order to lose CD1, right?

  • Anonymous

    The Republican party rises from the Portland cemetary to haunt the chances of Democrats.

    What’s with the KINGMERCIAL leading in a political news story?  

    How much did this cost and will the BDN do the same for Republicans? 

  • Anonymous

     THE EXT TIME I CLICK ON A CAMPAIGN NEWS ITEM AND GET THE KINGS UNRELATED ADVERTISEMENT I WILL CALL 500 PEOPLE TO ENCOURAGE THEM TO VOTE FOR CHARLIE SUMMERS! THE KING VIOLATED MARGARET
    CASE SMITH’S ELECTION CODE OF ETHICS MULTIPLE TIMES IN HIS LAST
    HOODWIGGIN…SO WE CAN BELIEVE HIS HOT AIR PROJECT TODAY WHY?

    • Guest

      •  Dill drove to WI to hand out donuts to people who didn’t want to contribute to their own retirement, she jumped up and down on a war memorial and bragged online about how to use (steal) from Maine’s clean election fund to buy her a new lap top computer. If she is willing to do that now, what will she be willing to do in Washington?

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