Likability takes center stage in the race to become Maine’s next governor

Good morning from Augusta, where the focus remains on the contest to determine who will move into the governor’s mansion next January.

The four candidates for governor continue their debate tour around Maine. After a flurry of forums last week, the quartet met again Wednesday night at the University of New England for a largely cordial 90-minute debate hosted by the university and Portland Press Herald. Each offered nuggets of policy or initiatives they would seek to implement if elected but focused more on displaying the personality and leadership traits they would bring to the Blaine House.

To read the rest of “Likability takes center stage in the race to become Maine’s next governor,” an article by contributing Bangor Daily News staff writers Alex Acquisto & Michael Shepherd, please follow this link to the BDN online.

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