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Maine Supreme Court strikes down ranked ballot system

Last week Maine’s Supreme Judicial Court struck down what would have been the nation’s  first ranked-choice voting system – a new voting system previously approved by a referendum. This  would have impacted gubernatorial, congressional and legislative elections. Such a system is … Continue reading

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More Campaign News

Governing: A new way to spot partisan gerrymandering CNN Money: Fox News removes false story on Seth Rich’s murder — six days after it was debunked Politico: Trump releases budget hitting his own voters hardest BuzzFeed: While you were watching … Continue reading

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Maine will use a ranked ballot for the 2018 U.S. Senate. Less important news is that Gov. LePage is not running

One of the few political figures in America who could give Trump a run for his money in terms of crudeness and mental instability, Governor Paul LePage of Maine,  has decided against a run for the U.S. Senate in 2018. … Continue reading

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Perpetually embarrassing Maine Governor Paul LePage mulls U.S. Senate bid

Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins might run for governor. Maine Governor Paul LePage is now saying he might run for the U.S. Senate. She’s up for re-election in 2020, so if she doesn’t step down for a gubernatorial run, LePage … Continue reading

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Maine Sen. Susan Collins (R) is considering a run for governor

I was pleased to read this afternoon that Maine whack-a-doodle Governor Paul LePage is term limited and barred from seeking re-election in 2018. Great news. Maine Sen. Susan Collins is considering another shot at the position having run unsuccessfully in … Continue reading

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