Stories about Charlie Webster

Rich Cebra

Chairman, vice chairwoman of Maine Republican Party resign

By Robert Long on July 03, 2013, at 4:59 p.m.
In this July 29, 2005 file photo, Sen. John Martin, D-Eagle Lake, speaks during a debate on bond issues during a special session at the State House in Augusta, Maine.

Will Maine politics, LePage, change with retreat of two longtime political personalities?

on Nov. 28, 2012, at 1:37 p.m.
Renee Ordway

Republicans will breathe sigh of relief upon Webster’s exit

By Renee Ordway on Nov. 16, 2012, at 7:15 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks to reporters en route from Pittsburgh to Boston, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012.

Romney’s results in northern Maine could make electoral college history

By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 06, 2012, at 8:22 p.m.

Republicans seek IRS investigation into nonprofit status of group supporting King

By Matthew Stone on Oct. 10, 2012, at 2:45 p.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.
Maine Republican Party Chairman Charlie Webster at the Maine Republican Convention in May.

Does the GOP convention fiasco doom Charlie Webster as party chairman?

By Robert Long on Aug. 24, 2012, at 3:36 p.m.
Charlie Summers

Speakers at Augusta forum unite against voter ID requirements

By Robert Long on Aug. 23, 2012, at 10 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, throws balloons from the stage after speaking to supporters in Portland following his loss in the Maine caucus in February 2012.

Maine’s Ron Paul delegates refuse compromise on national GOP convention

By Christopher Cousins and Seth Koenig on Aug. 22, 2012, at 11:49 a.m.
Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, throws balloons from the stage after speaking to supporters in Portland following his loss in the Maine caucus in February 2012.

Agreement near to seat some Ron Paul delegates at GOP convention; Maine last holdout

By Christopher Cousins on Aug. 21, 2012, at 6:50 p.m.
Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas speaks at the University of California at Berkeley, Calif., on April 5, 2012.

Challenge to election of Ron Paul delegates to GOP convention filed

By Judy Harrison on July 28, 2012, at 2:58 p.m.

Maine GOP Chairman Charlie Webster mocked in ‘Doonesbury’ comic strip

The Associated Press on July 28, 2012, at 12:25 p.m.
Maine Gov. Paul LePage delivers his speech at the Maine GOP Convention May 6, 2012, at the Augusta Civic Center.

LePage says he didn’t mean to offend with Gestapo comment; Republican leaders say it is ‘a non-issue’

By Matthew Stone on July 09, 2012, at 1:47 p.m.
State party chairman Charlie Webster addresses the Republican Convention to urge leaders to try to wrap up business on time rather than incur additional costs for renting the Augusta Civic Center in Augusta on Sunday, May 6, 2012.

Augusta Civic Center incurs $300 bill in overtime for GOP convention

The Associated Press on May 09, 2012, at 11:25 a.m.
Rep. Chuck Kruger, D-Thomaston

Thomaston lawmaker receives death threats over 2011 tweet about Dick Cheney

By Stephen Betts on April 19, 2012, at 7:07 p.m.
Charles Summers

Secretary of State finds no student voter fraud but still pledges to improve system

By Eric Russell on Sept. 21, 2011, at 3:06 p.m.

People’s veto of same-day voter registration ban will be Question 1 in November

By Eric Russell on Sept. 08, 2011, at 6:01 p.m.

Maine Democrats’ secretary won’t back down from controversial comments

By Eric Russell on Sept. 01, 2011, at 5:44 p.m.
Charles Webster, chairman of the Maine Republican Party

GOP chairman says if students want to vote, they should pay taxes

By Eric Russell on Aug. 31, 2011, at 11:49 a.m.

Is Michaud the target of GOP’s redistricting plan?

By Eric Russell on Aug. 16, 2011, at 7:05 p.m.