On September 20 I posted that it “appeared” Angus King was about to break his pledge to stay positive in his campaign for US Senate. Well, yesterday, that prediction came true. I actually think the ad is pretty good. I am glad to see King finally focus on issues and what he wants to do in […]
Ethan Strimling and Phil Harriman debate the strengths and weaknesses of the 1st congressional district candidates: Democrat Chellie Pingree and Republican Jon Courtney.
Angus King got his wish. The National Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee has pulled the ad the King campaign complained about. However, far from shying away after Angus King called their ad deceptive, the NRSC has now produced an ad twice as long as the first. The good news for King is that the new version […]
Watch Ethan Strimling and Phil harriman debate the recent reductions in state welfare roles and the impacts this has on localities. Plus they discuss the cartoon LePage sent to Principals around the state. What’s it mean and was it effective?
Ethan Strimling and Phil Harriman debate the merits and drawbacks of the candidates for Maine’s 2nd congressional district: incumbent Michael Michaud and challenger Kevin Raye.
Yesterday during an interview with WCSH, U.S. Senate candidate independent Angus King appeared to say he is backing off his pledge to stay positive in this campaign. His exact words were, “We are going to come back and draw the distinctions between Charlie Summers and myself.” “Drawing a distinction” can really only mean one thing: […]
Watch Ethan Strimling and Phil Harriman discuss the latest poll results from the Maine Public Resource Center and Public Policy Polling. The numbers show a significant decrease in the margin King enjoyed only two months ago. Phil and Ethan discuss why this has occured and what King needs to do to stop the bleeding.
Ethan Strimling and Phil Harriman debate the finer points of the Simpson-Bowles deficit reduction plan.
Ethan: Last week we previewed Charlie Summers’ first TV spot. This week, Angus King has responded by going on the air with a foray of his own. The beginning of the ad starts with a shot of the earth from outer space and then swoopes down to what I think must be Angus’ front yard. […]
Ethan Strimling and Phil Harriman discuss what candidates for the U.S. Senate and House, Maine Legislature and presidency will have to do to win.