Stories about Charlie Summers

 
Independent Angus King (left) Republican Charlie Summers and Democrat Cynthia Dill participate in a debate for Maine's open U.S. Senate seat at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012.

Senate hopefuls square off in Lewiston debate

By Scott Thistle on Sept. 17, 2012, at 9:54 p.m.
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Independent Angus King and Republican Charlie Summers shake hands following the debate at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012.

Fact-checking the US Senate candidates as they debate in Lewiston

By Matthew Stone, Robert Long, Susan Young and William Davis on Sept. 17, 2012, at 8:38 p.m.
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Maine Secretary of State and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Charlie Summers takes part in a candidates debate Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, hosted by Texas Instruments in South Portland and sponsored in part by the Maine State Chamber.

Few differences emerge between King, Summers in early debate

By Matthew Stone on Sept. 12, 2012, at 11:38 a.m.
Angus King in July.

GOP claims King’s first TV ad violates election law

By Matthew Stone on Sept. 12, 2012, at 11:14 a.m.

New anti-King attack ad set to air Sunday

By Scott Thistle on Sept. 01, 2012, at 8:49 a.m.
U.S. Senate candidate Charlie Summers holds a press conference with Rob Engstrom, political director for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, at Quirk Auto Park in Bangor on Tuesday to announce the Chamber's endorsement of Summers.

After months of attacks on King, GOP says it will start promoting Summers

By Matthew Stone on Sept. 01, 2012, at 8:34 a.m.
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Cynthia Dill

Republican backers buy TV ads in support of Dill

By Whit Richardson on Aug. 24, 2012, at 12:59 p.m.
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Speakers at Augusta forum unite against voter ID requirements

By Robert Long on Aug. 23, 2012, at 10 p.m.
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Cynthia Dill, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, at the Liberty Festival in Lewiston on July 4.

Dill says she’s gaining momentum, but the numbers don’t show it

By Matthew Stone and Robert Long on Aug. 23, 2012, at 10:23 a.m.
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U.S. Senate candidate Charlie Summers holds a press conference at Quirk Auto Park in Bangor on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012.

Charlie Summers’ jobs program fails to live up to his claims of success

By Naomi Schalit and John Christie, Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting on Aug. 22, 2012, at 6:02 a.m.
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Singer Bono of the Irish rock group U2 performs on stage during their Vertigo 2005 Tour at Rome's Olympis stadium in Italy on Saturday, July 23, 2005.

Bono campaign lobbies Maine Senate candidates to support foreign aid if elected

By Seth Koenig on Aug. 21, 2012, at 9:17 p.m.
Todd Akin, Republican, candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, speaks at the Missouri Farm Bureau candidate interview and endorsement meeting in Jefferson City, Mo., in August 2012. Akin, Missouri’'s GOP Senate candidate, questioned whether women can become pregnant when they'’re raped on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012.

Maine Republicans condemn Missouri congressman’s ‘legitimate rape’ comments

By Robert Long on Aug. 20, 2012, at 6:24 p.m.
U.S. Senate candidate Charlie Summers holds a press conference with Rob Engstrom, political director for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, at Quirk Auto Park in Bangor on Tuesday to announce the Chamber's endorsement of Summers.

Maine small business group tells U.S. Chamber: ‘Go back to Washington’

By Scott Thistle on Aug. 16, 2012, at 9:34 a.m.
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U.S. Senate candidate Charlie Summers holds a press conference with Rob Engstrom, political director for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, at Quirk Auto Park in Bangor on Tuesday to announce the Chamber's endorsement of Summers.

US Chamber continues push for Charlie Summers, attacks on Angus King

By Matthew Stone on Aug. 14, 2012, at 1:18 p.m.
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Former Gov. Angus King stands in front of a campaign sign in his newly opened office in downtown Presque Isle on Friday, July 20, 2012. King is running in the race to replace Olympia Snowe in the U.S. Senate. The new office is located at 168 State Street in Presque Isle.

Angus King opens Presque Isle campaign office

By Jen Lynds on July 20, 2012, at 8:21 p.m.
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Angus King, independent candidate for U.S. Senate, poses with Ann Tolan and Noa Sreden, the Banana Splits from Dots Ice Cream shop, prior to the start of the Bath Heritage Days parade on Wednesday.

King continues to raise more than 3 times as much as his Senate rivals

By Matthew Stone on July 16, 2012, at 9:40 a.m.
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Tea party, Ron Paul activists aren’t enthusiastic about Charlie Summers

By Matthew Stone on July 06, 2012, at 1:15 p.m.
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Chris Busby

Did Charlie Summers choose to be straight?

By Chris Busby on July 05, 2012, at 11:15 a.m.
J. Scott Moody

Maine Heritage Policy Center names its chief economist as CEO

By Matthew Stone on July 02, 2012, at 4:58 p.m.
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Financial disclosure reports show great wealth disparity among Maine Senate candidates

By Matthew Stone on June 29, 2012, at 7:31 p.m.