Politics

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There are currently four Democrats in Maine seeking their party's nomination in next year's U.S. Senate race. In recent weeks Maine Public has talked with each of them about the issues that are most important to Maine Dems, according to pollsters.

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There are currently four Democrats in Maine seeking their party’s nomination in next year’s U.S. Senate race. In recent weeks, Maine Public has talked with each of them about the issues that pollsters say are the most important to Maine Democrats.

Chris Carlson / Associated Press

Twelve of the 15 Democrats vying for the party's presidential nomination have filed to compete in the Maine primary that will take place March 3.

AUGUSTA, Maine - The deadline is arriving for 2020 presidential hopefuls to file to participate in Maine's March primary.

Legislative leaders will allow a bill to be considered in the January session that would place controls on the sale of information the state collects to private companies.

This week on Maine’s Political Pulse, more about impeachment.

Democratic state lawmakers in Maine are denouncing a federal appeals court decision Wednesday upholding a lower court ruling that found the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate unconstitutional.

PORTLAND, Maine - Maine's Republican senator is proposing a law change that she believes will help improve prevention of tick-borne diseases such as Lyme disease.

Maine’s two U.S. House members voted against ratification of the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal on Thursday, which passed overwhelmingly 385-41.

Robbie Feinberg / Maine Public

After months of news coverage and weeks of hearings, the U.S. House is set to vote Wednesday on two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, of Maine, announced Wednesday that she’s running for a fifth term, ending months of speculation.

J. Scott Applewhite / Associated Press/file

Maine Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins has formally announced her intention to seek re-election in 2020 for a fifth term.

PORTLAND, Maine - Sen. Susan Collins is touting the federal appropriations agreement as a boost for Maine's ports, which are vital to its economy.

David Sharp / Associated Press

Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared Golden of Maine’s 2nd District says he will vote for just one of the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Maine's secretary of state is joining a bipartisan group of his peers on a visit to Israel to learn about cybersecurity.

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