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Eliot Cutler on Principles & Values
Independent Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Eliot Cutler on other issues.
  • New non-partisan vision: not right; not left; but forward. (Dec 2013)
Paul LePage on Principles & Values
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Paul LePage on other issues.
  • We can do better than same failed policies of past 40 years. (Feb 2014)
Michael Michaud on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (ME-2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Michael Michaud on other issues.
  • Rated 83% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)

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Shenna Bellows on Principles & Values
Democratic Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Shenna Bellows on other issues.
  • Calls herself a progressive libertarian. (Dec 2013)
  • Head of Maine ACLU, and community organizer. (Nov 2013)
  • We have an opportunity for change in Washington. (Oct 2013)
Susan Collins on Principles & Values
Republican Jr Senator (ME): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Susan Collins on other issues.
  • Focuses on seniority & forging bipartisan solutions. (Sep 2008)
  • 1994: Lost race as first woman to run for Maine governor. (Mar 2008)
  • 1980s: served on staff of Maine Sen. Bill Cohen for 11 years. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted with Republican Party 66.9% of 326 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • #4 on Human Eventsí list of Top Ten RINOs. (Dec 2005)
  • 1994: Ran for governor (won primary) as first elected office. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Leadership Council. (Jan 2001)
  • Member of the Republican Main Street Partnership . (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 33% by the AU, a mixed record on church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Scott D`Amboise on Principles & Values
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Scott D`Amboise on other issues.
  • Strong advocate for community service & Boy Scouts. (Jul 2011)
Cynthia Dill on Principles & Values
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for Cynthia Dill on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Olympia Snowe on Principles & Values
Republican Sr Senator (ME): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Olympia Snowe on other issues.
  • First woman to serve in both houses of two legislatures. (Nov 2013)
  • Voted with Republican Party 62.9% of 326 votes. (Sep 2007)
  • #2 on Human Eventsí list of Top Ten RINOs. (Dec 2005)
  • Voted YES on confirming of Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court. (Aug 2009)
  • Voted YES on confirming Samuel Alito as Supreme Court Justice. (Jan 2006)
  • Voted YES on confirming John Roberts for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. (Sep 2005)
  • Religious affiliation: Greek Orthodox. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of the Republican Main Street Partnership . (Jan 2001)
  • Rated 33% by the AU, a mixed record on church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Fund the 50 States Commemorative Coin Program. (Dec 1997)
Charlie Summers on Principles & Values
Secretary of State; Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for Charlie Summers on other issues.
    No stance on record.

House:


Michael Michaud on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (ME-2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Michael Michaud on other issues.
  • Rated 83% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
  • Member of the "Blue Dog" Coalition of conservative Democrats. (Nov 2007)
Chellie Pingree on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (ME-1): Click here for Chellie Pingree on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Former candidates & officeholders:


John Baldacci on Principles & Values
Democratic ME Governor; previously Rep. (ME-2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Baldacci on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Arab-American Caucus. (Jan 2001)
Matt Dunlap on Principles & Values
Democratic Senate Challenger (2012): Click here for Matt Dunlap on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Angus King on Principles & Values
Independent Senate Challenger: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Angus King on other issues.
  • Greatest documentary ever: Ken Burns' "The Civil War". (Aug 2011)
  • Regret the things you did; rather than things you didn't do. (Aug 2011)
  • Learned lessons of retirement by travel after governorship. (Aug 2011)
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of New England Governors Conference. (Aug 2001)
  • Member, National Governors Association/Economic Development. (Jan 2001)
Angus King on Principles & Values
Former Independent Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Angus King on other issues.
  • Greatest documentary ever: Ken Burns' "The Civil War". (Aug 2011)
  • Regret the things you did; rather than things you didn't do. (Aug 2011)
  • Learned lessons of retirement by travel after governorship. (Aug 2011)
  • Religious affiliation: Episcopalian. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of New England Governors Conference. (Aug 2001)
  • Member, National Governors Association/Economic Development. (Jan 2001)
Tom Allen on Principles & Values
2008 Senate challenger; Democratic Representative (ME-1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tom Allen on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Protestant. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 83% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
Tom Allen on Principles & Values
2008 Senate challenger; Democratic Representative (ME-1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Tom Allen on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Protestant. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Democratic Leadership Council. (Nov 2000)
  • New Democrat: "Third Way" instead of left-right debate. (Nov 2000)
  • Rated 83% by the AU, indicating support of church-state separation. (Dec 2006)
William Cohen on Principles & Values
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for William Cohen on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jim Longley on Principles & Values
Republican Former (1994-) (District 1): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jim Longley on other issues.
  • Contract with America: 10 bills in 1st 100 days of Congress. (Sep 1994)
Jean Hay Bright on Principles & Values
Democratic challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jean Hay Bright on other issues.
  • Snowe talks moderate, but votes right-wing Republican. (Mar 2006)
Eric Mehnert on Principles & Values
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Eric Mehnert on other issues.
  • Administration does not share core American beliefs. (Sep 2005)
  • Even admirable Republican Senators vote with Bush. (Sep 2005)
Chellie Pingree on Principles & Values
Democratic Representative (ME-1): Click here for Chellie Pingree on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Baldacci on Principles & Values
Democratic ME Governor; previously Rep. (ME-2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for John Baldacci on other issues.
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Arab-American Caucus. (Jan 2001)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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