By Amanda Becker, Reuters on June 27, 2016, at 12:25 p.m.
Warren, a leader of the party’s progressive wing and a potential vice presidential pick for Clinton, is a fiery critic of Wall Street who has also aggressively attacked Donald Trump.
By Jenna Johnson, Washington Post on June 26, 2016, at 2:28 p.m.
Donald Trump has revised his proposed ban on foreign Muslims to ban Muslims from countries with heavy terrorism.
By Sarah Kaplan, Washington Post on June 26, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
“This is not my party,” George Will told the audience at an event for the Federalist Society.
By David Weigel, Washington Post on June 24, 2016, at 9:06 a.m.
“Yes,” the senator from Vermont said when asked if he would vote for the former secretary of state. “I think the issue right here is I’m gonna do everything I can to defeat Donald Trump.”
on June 22, 2016, at 9:25 a.m.
FAIRFIELD, Maine — Robert Sezak of Fairfield has announced his candidacy for Somerset County Commissioner for the District 1 towns of Fairfield and Norridgewock. “I am running for county commissioner because I believe a person working very hard can make a difference in finding solutions to the problems facing our …
By Emily Flitter and Emily Stephenson, Reuters on June 20, 2016, at 10:09 a.m.
Donald Trump has parted ways with his embattled campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, amid ongoing scrutiny over several missteps as the real estate mogul has sought to pivot to the general election.
By Michael Shepherd on June 20, 2016, at 7:25 a.m.
It may be Maine’s most prominent political race in 2016.
By Emily Stephenson, Reuters on June 19, 2016, at 1:16 p.m.
Republican Donald Trump said Sunday the United States should consider more racial profiling in law enforcement, after urging harsher policies following last week’s mass shooting in Orlando, Florida.
By Abby Phillip, The Washington Post on June 18, 2016, at 7:52 a.m.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren made a visit to Hillary Clinton’s Brooklyn headquarters on Friday, a stop that is bound to stoke further vice presidential speculation.
By Michael Shepherd on June 17, 2016, at 2:27 p.m.
The Republican who appears to have narrowly lost the nomination for Maine’s 1st Congressional District asked the state for a recount.
By A.J. Higgins on June 17, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
Mark Holbrook, a conservative professional counselor from Brunswick, has emerged as the apparent winner in Maine’s 1st District Republican primary.
By Stephen Betts on June 16, 2016, at 6:15 a.m.
Residents packed the Rockport Opera House and debated for 90 minutes Wednesday evening before rejecting a proposal to spend $300,000 for designing a high-speed internet system for the community. The proposal had the unanimous backing of both the Select Board and town Budget Committee. After the debate …
By Christopher Cousins on June 15, 2016, at 5:49 p.m.
The Republican primary election for Maine’s 1st Congressional District is far from over.
By Troy R. Bennett on June 14, 2016, at 11:41 p.m.
Ben Chipman speaks after winning the Democratic primary for Senate District 27 in Portland on Tuesday night.
By Christopher Cousins on June 14, 2016, at 11:35 p.m.
AUGUSTA | The sometimes caustic campaign between Republicans Mark Holbrook and Ande Smith for the right to challenge Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree drew few voters but early results in the race suggest a close result. As of midnight, with 134 of 155 southern Maine precincts reporting, the margin …
By Christopher Cousins on June 14, 2016, at 11:28 p.m.
“We need to weed them out,” said LePage of some moderate Republicans during a speech at the Maine Republican Party Convention in April.
By John Whitesides, Reuters on June 14, 2016, at 10:24 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Democrat Hillary Clinton won the District of Columbia primary on Tuesday, capturing the party’s last presidential nominating contest as Democrats turn their focus to the Nov. 8 election against presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump. Clinton, who secured enough delegates to clinch the Democratic presidential nomination last week, was …
By Michael Shepherd on June 14, 2016, at 10:14 p.m.
Chipman won 53 percent of votes to Diane Russell’s 23 percent in the Portland race, with Dr. Charles Radis in second place at 24 percent.
By Michael Shepherd on June 14, 2016, at 9:18 p.m.
The Democratic candidate would be the favorite to win Maine Senate District 27 in Portland.
on June 14, 2016, at 6:04 a.m.
Dennis McCullough died late last week. He was a doctor who pioneered the “slow medicine” movement. Its goal is to let elderly patients live out their last days as they wish to, instead of as the recipients of well-meaning medical interventions – what my mother called “heroics” – aimed at prolonging …