Steve Mistler

Maine Calling speaks with the candidates as part of Maine Public’s Your Vote 2018 coverage.

1-1:30 p.m.: Maine Public political reporters Mal Leary and Steve Mistler discuss down-ballot races and the issues likely to dominate the next legislative session.

1:30-2 p.m.: Shawn Moody, Republican candidate for governor

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Month In Review

Jun 30, 2017

From the budget showdown in Augusta to the role of the Maine U.S. Senators in health care reform, we speak with a panel of experts about the news that made headlines in June.

Guests:  Greg Kesich, Editorial Page Editor, Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram

Steve Mistler, Maine Public Radio news

Brian Kevin, Managing Editor, Down East magazine

Month in Review: News Analysis

Feb 28, 2017

From the Governor’s State of the State address and his request to President Trump to reverse President Obama’s executive order creating the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument, to the votes cast by Maine’s U.S. Senators on the President’s cabinet nominees, we’ll discuss the major headlines from February  – including the shocker at the Oscars and a win for the ages from the New England Patriots, several of whom now say they will not go to the White House event.

Guests:  Kathleen Fleury, Editor-in-Chief, Down East Magazine