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Maine Senate Race 2012

Jason Linkins

Angus King Will Caucus With Democrats Now That He Understands How The Senate Works

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

One of the U.S. Senate's most unnecessary bits of intrigue has ended today, as Maine's Sen.-elect Angus King has decided to caucus with the Democrats ...

Amanda Terkel

Politics Turned Upside-Down In Maine's Senate Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- No Senate race this election cycle is more confusing than Maine's. With Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) retiring, three candidates -- In...

Jason Linkins

Angus King's Weird Stance On Caucusing Is Costing Him Votes In The Maine Senate Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

When Angus King jumped into the U.S. Senate race in Maine to replace the retiring Olympia Snowe, he rode a wave of popularity and goodwill from Mainer...

Jason Linkins

Mitt Romney's U.K. Vacation And Our Pretty Vacant Politics: The 2012 Speculatron Weekly Roundup For July 20, 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

By now, you've probably heard that Mitt Romney has spent a day in the U.K., where he failed rather miserably at carrying the Star Spangled Banner, making a series of gaffes and blunders that rivaled "The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret," and which earned brickbats from British Prime Minister David Cameron and London's Tory mayor and Chris Matthews doppelganger Boris Johnson, who delighted a cheering crowd by referring to him as "a guy called Mitt Romney." But, hey, President George W. Bush and Tony Blair went all-in for a stupid, costly war in Iraq, so, you know ... there are degrees to this sort of trans-Atlantic incompetence.

GOP Touts Maine Democrat

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

The GOP's Senate campaign committee took the unusual step Thursday of touting the press release of a Democrat. In this case, it was a statement by ...

Jason Linkins

Late Returns: Angus King Will Determine The Fate Of America

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.17.2012 | Politics

Nate Silver has taken a look across the great pollscape of American politics and has some good news for Democrats -- their odds of keeping control of ...

In Race for US Senate in Maine, Record, not Gender, Matters Most to Women

Cynthia Dill | Posted 06.24.2012 | Politics
Cynthia Dill

While you certainly don't have to be a woman to support women's rights, you do have to have a record of increasing the financial security of women and their families.

Maine Senate Candidate Pushed To Pick A Party

Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

Angus King, the former governor of Maine who is running for Senate as an independent, is being pressured to announce which party he would caucus with ...

Candidates Hope To Prove Snowe Isn't Inevitable In Maine

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe hasn't lost an election in Maine for more than 30 years, but that hasn't stopped a half-dozen candidates from taking the...