Obama campaigning in Maine in governor’s race

Obama campaigning in Maine in governor’s race

President Barack Obama is heading to Maine to rally votes for the Democratic candidate for governor, the latest in a burst of campaign appearances Obama is making before next week’s midterm elections after months of sitting on the sidelines because of his low approval ratings and unpopularity in some states. Obama is headlining a rally […]

Congressman Mike Michaud: ‘Yes, I’m gay’

Congressman Mike Michaud:  ‘Yes, I’m gay’

Six-term Maine Congressman Mike Michaud, a Democrat currently running for governor, announced Monday he is gay in an attempt to stop what he calls a “whisper campaign” by his opponent. Michaud is running against Republican incumbent Paul LePage and independent Eliot Cutler and says his sexual orientation should not be an issue with voters. “Allow […]