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Monday, July 5th, 2010, 7:12 pm

Unenrolled voters flock to GOP during primary season

Speaking with the Maine Observer after Paul LePage stormed the Republican field to win the primary, long-time Maine politician and one-time candidate for governor Peter Mills predicted that thousands of unenrolled voters had joined the Republican Party on Election Day …

Thursday, June 17th, 2010, 5:24 am

GOP candidates stand firm behind LePage — for the most part

WATERVILLE — Paul LePage and the six Republicans he defeated in the June 8 primary gathered Wednesday for a show of unity on the steps of City Hall, with each of the former candidates pledging their support for the mayor …

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010, 2:58 am

LePage? Apparently.

The results of last night’s Republican primary were apparent as soon as the first returns started coming in — LePage was up from the start and never slipped into second place. He won Bangor, Lewiston-Auburn and Augusta, which was somewhat …

Monday, June 7th, 2010, 5:45 pm

A few thoughts as we head into the Primaries

Updated with a few unsurprising, but nonetheless interesting, factoids. It will be interesting to see the results of tomorrow’s primaries in Maine, as neither party seems to have a breakout candidate. Susan Cover posted some interesting numbers in today’s Kennebec …