Election Update: The Latest on Candidates, Debates, Election Laws & More

Sep 24, 2019

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From the implementation of ranked-choice voting in next year’s Democratic primary, to the transition from a caucus to a primary, we’ll discuss the 2020 campaign, including the departure of Susan Collins’ only primary opponent, reaction to the latest debate among the Democratic candidates and why many of them are making stops in Maine.


Ron Schmidt, associate professor of political science, University of Southern Maine. Schmidt specializes in political theory (American and European), racial and ethnic politics (American) and urban politics. His most recent book is "Reading Politics with Machiavelli."

Mal Leary, senior political correspondent, Maine Public

Jeanne Cummings, deputy Washington bureau chief, Wall Street Journal