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Nov. 15: A Look At Two Of Maine's Biggest Election Battles And The Impeachment Inquiry

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Rebecca Conley
Maine Public

It's Friday and time again for Maine’s Political Pulse, this week with Irwin Gratz, Mal Leary and Steve Mistler.

We talk a lot on the podcast about candidates, but one of Maine's biggest election battles next year is likely to be over a power line — specifically the power line that Central Maine Power wants to build to bring Quebec hydropower across western Maine to Massachusetts. Opponents are gathering signatures to force a referendum that would block the project.

We'll also check in on the race for U.S. Senate and what the impeachment inquiry could mean for politicians running in 2020.

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Maine's Political Pulse was produced this week by Willis Ryder Arnold. Caitlin Troutman is the digital producer. The theme music is by Rob Holt.