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  • Amy Coney Barrett confirmed by 53-46 (Harris not voting)

    10/26/2020 5:19:04 PM PDT · by topher · 129 replies
    Republicans Collins, Murkowski, and Romney vote Yea. All Republicans vote yes. Kamala Harris not present and not voting. All Democrats vote No.
  • Amy Coney Barrett has been CONFIRMED!

    10/26/2020 5:18:26 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 135 replies
    C-SPAN | 10/26/2020 | Vanity
    Meet the new Justice of the Supreme Court -- Justice Amy Coney Barrett. Amy Coney Barrett has been CONFIRMED to the Supreme Courton a Party line vote. 52-48. One Republican turned her back and voted with the Democrats, Susan Collins of Maine. Congratulations to Justice Barrett and may God Bless the United States of America!
  • Schweikart: What to Watch for on Election Night

    10/26/2020 2:38:54 PM PDT · by EyesOfTX · 56 replies
    DB Daily Update ^ | David Blackmon
    Guest Piece by America’s History Teacher, Larry Schweikart Confession: I rarely watch conservative, or so-called conservative, news sites. You can get some information that way, but I find it much more instructive to watch the reactions of liberals to the stories of the day. That is an instant indicator of who is winning and losing. For example, if the Washington Post says “Trump must change tone or face loss,” you know that Trump’s tone is deadly effective. Or, if Politico headlines “Some Senator Say McConnell Moving Too Fast on Barrett Nomination,” you know that Yertle is moving at light speed...
  • FNC (Fox & Friends) makes no mention of POTUS, Trump side campaign trip to Maine, which was fantastic, entertaining, & patriotic!!! Shame on you, FNC!!!

    10/26/2020 4:20:44 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 38 replies
    After his magnificent massive and successful campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire yesterday afternoon, the POTUS, Trump & the Trump campaign made a delightful side trip in to the great state of Maine to visit friends and hold a mini rally. It was most beautiful and patriotic!!! Of course, the failed, useless, "Chris Wallace" "Dark side" Fox News Channel (Fox & Friends) made no mention of this grand meeting whatsoever, this morning!!! Fox News Channel, Fox & Friends now joins the low life, "Fake News" Media cabal!! SAD!!!
  • Trump signs pumpkins and hats for supporters at Maine campaign stop

    10/25/2020 5:34:19 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 16 replies
    NY Post ^ | October 25, 2020 | 7:43pm | Kenneth Garger
    President Trump’s campaign swing through New England included a stop at a Maine orchard, where he signed pumpkins and hats for supporters on Sunday afternoon. “That’ll be on eBay tonight,” Trump joked to the crowd at Treworgy Family Orchards in Levant after signing one of the pumpkins.
  • Trump toured a Pumpkin Patch...

    10/25/2020 1:25:55 PM PDT · by Openurmind · 59 replies
    10-25-20 | Myself
    Trump just stopped airforce one for a special and toured a pumpkin farm and signed Pumpkins for kids. lol Anyone have any idea where? It is amazing that in this busy schedule he has time to do this little side tour to Pumpkin small town U.S.A. :)
  • Man arrested for stuffing razor blades into consumers' pizza dough

    10/14/2020 8:59:46 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 20 replies
    ABC ^ | Oct. 14, 2020 | Jon Haworth
    The supermarket chain has now issued a full product recall.A man has been arrested after he was reportedly caught putting razor blades into pizza dough that was then sold to customers, according to the Saco Police Department in Maine. The incident occurred on Oct. 6 when the Saco Hannaford Supermarket, located in Saco, Maine, near to both Kennebunkport and Portland, notified the Saco Police Department regarding a suspected food tampering incident. The customer had reportedly purchased a Portland Pizza Pie Dough and then later found an undisclosed number of razor blades inside the product, according to a statement by the...
  • Sen. Collins confirms she will vote against Judge Coney-Barrett

    10/13/2020 10:19:03 AM PDT · by tsowellfan · 239 replies
    WGME ^ | Monday, October 12th 2020
    PITTSFIELD (WGME) -- Senator Susan Collins says she will vote against Judge Amy Coney-Barrett being elected to the Supreme Court. Sen. Collins releases statement on Supreme Court Vacancy "It's not a comment on her,” Collins said. “It is a comment on the process of rushing through a nomination in such a short time before a presidential election." Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski also said she will be a no vote for the same reason. To block the confirmation, two more senators would have to vote against Coney-Barrett, but Republicans have said they have the votes.
  • Frontrunner?

    10/11/2020 11:41:06 AM PDT · by BenghaziMemoriam · 18 replies
    the-american-catholic ^ | 10/10/2020 | Donald R. McClarey
    From a commentator (Boog) at The Hedgehog Report, a site that looks at polls: Take a look at this electoral map: Trump has a floor of 259 EVs. ... ... What the map shows is that Trump only needs one of WI, MN, PA or MI. He could even win by plucking VA (which is admittedly unlikely), or by taking some mix of NH, ME-2 and NV. On the other hand, Biden has to SWEEP almost all of the remaining states. ... Trump is a candidate who the pollsters are finding it increasingly difficult to poll, and that is why...
  • Poll: Susan Collins, Sara Gideon in Virtual Tie for Maine Senate Race

    10/06/2020 8:51:49 PM PDT · by SmokingJoe · 48 replies
    Breitbart ^ | October 06 2020 | ASHLEY OLIVER
    A poll released Tuesday found Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Democrat challenger Sara Gideon within one point of each other in the race for U.S. Senate in Maine. The poll, conducted by Bangor Daily News and Digital Research Insights from September 25 through October 4, showed Gideon with 44 percent support and Collins with 43 percent support, well within the poll’s 4.4 percent margin of error. The latest results point to a potential rebound for Collins, who is seeking her fifth term in the Senate but had been, up until now, trailing Gideon in recent public polls by four to...
  • Poll: Trump Takes the Lead in Maine’s Second District

    10/07/2020 3:30:54 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 7 replies
    Breitbart ^ | October 06 2020 | MATTHEW BOYLE
    President Donald Trump took the lead in Maine’s second congressional district, according to a poll from the Bangor Daily News, indicating a shift the president’s way in a battleground state that could prove decisive in the presidential election. Trump’s eight-point lead over his Democrat opponent, former Vice President Joe Biden, is outside the survey’s 6.2 percent margin of error in the second district. The poll finds Trump at 49 percent with Biden at 41 percent.
  • TWO HUGE COURT RULINGS for GOP! Maine Blocks Illegal Democrat Ballot Harvesting – Texas Blocks Straight Party Ballot Option

    10/01/2020 8:50:45 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 25 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 10/01/2020 | Jim Hoft
    The GOP won major court victories in the past 24 hours.In Maine a court sided with the RNC and election integrity. Democrat plans to steal thwarted! *Ban on ballot harvesting *Voter ID requirements *Election Day deadline *Signature match requirements Big news!A Maine court sided with the RNC and upheld the: *Ban on ballot harvesting*Voter ID requirements*Election Day deadline*Signature match requirementsClean sweep in a bogus Democrat lawsuit, and another victory in our fight to https://t.co/tidEkbV9KS!— Ronna McDaniel (@GOPChairwoman) October 1, 2020 TRENDING: FOX News Hack John Roberts LOSES IT! Whines over Twitter Attacks After He Refuses to Accept President Trump's...
  • Senator Murkowski Backtracks on RBG Vacancy, Killing Democratic Hopes Of Blocking Trump's SCOTUS Nominee

    09/23/2020 7:52:03 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 127 replies
    Townhall ^ | 09/23/2020 | Matt Vespa
    Total victory is upon us, folks. And some Republicans have managed to get on a path towards redemption with conservatives. Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) said he wouldn’t block the nominee. Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) is a ‘no,’ but as we’ve said before—Maine is an oddball state. She gets a pass. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), a runner up in the biggest pain in the a** contest among the GOP, did initially say that she’s opposed to filling the Supreme Court vacancy left by Ruth Bade Ginsburg, but is now changing her tune. The last justice passed away last Friday making the...
  • Susan Collins just announced she’s a ‘No’ on Confirmation of Trumps Supreme Court nominee

    09/19/2020 1:30:15 PM PDT · by Bigtigermike · 328 replies
    ‘Given the proximity of the Presidential election, however, I don’t believe the senate should vote on the nominee priority the election in fairness to the American people
  • New Poll Shows Maine Sen. Susan Collins Losing To Challenger By Five Points

    09/19/2020 10:45:29 PM PDT · by Zhang Fei · 90 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | September 18, 2020 2:57 PM ET | Henry Rodgers
    Republican Maine Sen. Susan Collins is down five points to her Democratic challenger Sara Gideon, a poll released Friday shows. According to a New York Times-Siena College poll, Collins is behind Gideon 44 percent to 49 percent with less than two months before the November 3 elections. The poll did however show that 50 percent of voters view Collins very favorable or somewhat favorable compared to 47 percent who did not feel the same, The Hill reported.
  • Maine cops hunt woman leaving dog poop in Trump supporters’ mailboxes

    09/17/2020 10:12:45 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 70 replies
    New York Post ^ | September 17, 2020 | Lee Brown
    Police in Maine are hunting a middle-aged woman who has been dumping dog poop in Trump supporters’ mailboxes, according to a report Thursday. “She has been picking up dog feces and putting it in mailboxes, specifically of people who have Trump signs outside,” Alyshia Canwell, a patrol officer with Hampden Public Safety, told WGME. The doggy-doo deliverer was spotted both Sunday and Monday, and was snapped riding a purple bike around Hampden while wearing a matching-colored T-shirt, glasses and Crocs, according to a police photo.
  • Maine elects its first openly transgender public official to school board

    09/14/2020 7:05:58 AM PDT · by devane617 · 16 replies
    NewsNation ^ | 08/14/2020 | Tiffany Hudson
    Neptune is a member of the Passamaquoddy Tribe of Indian Township, Maine. As a Two-Spirit artist and educator as an art teacher in an after-school program, Neptune says students desire more connections to Passamaquoddy culture and language in schools.
  • Ben Sasse, Susan Collins Warn Trump About Firing Jeff Sessions

    08/24/2018 6:09:30 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 182 replies
    rollcall ^ | August 23, 2018
    Republicans say confirming a replacement would be a problem Republican senators grew increasingly vocal in their warnings to President Donald Trump if he fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions, including threats not to vote for a replacement. Sen. Ben Sasse came to the floor Thursday afternoon to read into the Congressional Record the statement that Sessions, a former Alabama senator well-liked by his former colleagues, issued in response to criticism from Trump. Sessions was highlighting the independence of the Justice Department, and Sasse, a Nebraska Republican, wanted it to be perfectly clear that he would have the attorney general’s back. “Bizarrely,...
  • Nate Silver Electoral Map — You Decide

    09/10/2020 7:08:33 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 101 replies
    www.citizenfreepress.com ^ | September 10, 2020 4:44 am | Kane
    Nate Silver was the only Lefty pollster who gave a Trump chance in 2016. NATE SILVER — “If you take the polls at face value right now—with Biden gaining/holding steady in AZ, WI, MI but losing ground in PA & FL, then Arizona is the tipping-point state right now, which could lead to the map shown here. This is a winning map for Biden, but it’s precarious.”
  • Black defendant argues masks at trial could prejudice jury [Bangor ME]

    09/09/2020 10:21:29 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 8 replies
    Dissociated Press ^ | September 9, 2020
    A (b)lack man who is going to trial on a murder charge believes jurors could be prejudiced against him if he is forced to wear a mask. Making the defendant, Carine Reeves, of New York, wear a mask would be problematic because masks are often associated with crime, his attorney, Stephen Smith, told a Maine judge on Wednesday. “We’re at a particular moment in this nation’s history when having a court force a (b)lack man to wear a mask or to be judged by jurors wearing masks … is in our view unconstitutional,” he said. […] Reeves is charged with...