Tag Archives: Mike Michaud

That time Obama came to Portland (pics and video)

You might have heard that President Obama was in Portland last night, it was pretty big news. His visit caused major traffic delays, which upset many Portlanders who were unable (or unwilling) to attend the event. But for the thousands of people who waited in line and crammed into the age old Portland Expo building, […]

Mike Michaud receives endorsement from Maine Small Business Coalition

On Tuesday morning in Portland, Mike Michaud accepted an endorsement from the Maine Small Business Coalition in his campaign to be Maine’s governor at Arabica Coffee on Commercial Street. Flanked by members of the MSBC, Michaud addressed a smattering of media folks and campaign workers, as well as a busy coffee house full of patrons. […]

What a circus the governor’s race has become

Monday night’s gubernatorial debate, hosted by CBS 13 and this newspaper, was almost unwatchable. The rhetoric lacked so much in substance, and was dominated by one-liners and jabs by the opponents. To make matters worse, there were large swaths of supporters for each candidate in the crowd cheering and clapping loudly in a battle of¬†oneupmanship […]

Unedited videos of Mike Michaud taking questions at Preble Street Resource Center

Last Thursday, Sept. 25, Democratic candidate for Maine Governor and current U.S. Congressman Mike Michaud visited the Preble Street Resource Center and Oxford Street Homeless Shelter in Portland, Maine to take a tour; meet patrons, volunteers, and staff; and field a range of on the spot questions from a diverse audience of marginalized Mainers.   […]

Favorite pics of Pride Portland

Thanks to windy marine conditions on Saturday I was able to take the Maine Green Independent Party‘s leadership up on their invitation to march with them in the Southern Maine Pride Parade. The experience was not what I expected it to be. Almost immediately I felt the need to document the awesomeness that I was […]

What I learned working for the Maine People’s Alliance

In the past couple of weeks, various characters from Maine’s right-wing crazy brigade have made it their mission to destroy the reputation of the Maine People’s Alliance and have even gone as far as calling for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud to “denounce” the grassroots, liberal organization. On May 7, the Maine Republican Party put […]