On Thursday (3-3-11) at noon, Bill Nemitz and I joined Pat Callaghan of NBC on In the Arena … Continue reading →
First and foremost, let me say thank you to all of you who showed up at the Capitol today for the Rally ME event. Without your support and your voice, the only voice that would have been heard in Augusta today would have been the voice of opposition to Governor LePage’s reform proposal. Thank you again for being there. I … Continue reading →
Maine House District 11 Representative Everett W. McLeod Sr., R-Lee, passed away on December 20, 2010. His passing led the Secretary of State to declare a special election to fill the un-expired term of Representative McLeod to be held on Tuesday March 1, 2011. Republican Beth Turner of Burlington prevailed over Democratic candidate Deanna House of Lee by a little over 100 … Continue reading →
279 – yes to retain the mascot .. 53 – no to get rid of the mascot .. Now, we will wait to see what the Wiscasset Selectmen do in response to this non-binding vote.
Even though the general election is almost 20 months away, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC) is already hard at work taking shots at Senator Olympia Snowe, R-Maine. Today’s email, however, made me laugh a little. In his haste to send out an attack email, DSCC Communications Director Eric Shultz apparently does not know even the gender of the person he is … Continue reading →
The Ray & Ted Show will be broadcasting live from the Governor’s office on Thursday morning prior to the Rally ME event. Governor LePage as well as several members of his cabinet and staff will join us to talk about the reforms he has proposed. Governor LePage will also address the Rally ME event at 9:30am Thursday morning. The Ray & … Continue reading →
As most of you know who follow my show, we have been covering the on-going saga of the “Redskin” mascot at Wiscasset High School in the mid-coast region of Maine. The saga started when a couple of leaders of one of the Native American tribes in Maine expressed concern over the use of the term “Redskin” as the school’s mascot. They … Continue reading →
As the battles over the budget, pension reform, welfare reform and other efforts put forward by Governor Paul LePage are starting to make their way through the Legislature, I am hearing that as many as four Maine Republican House members are starting to get a little wobbly with regard to supporting these necessary changes. As I became aware of these … Continue reading →