University of Maine political scientists Mark Brewer and Amy Fried were interviewed for analytical articles about the candidates for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Republican Olympia Snowe. Fried was interviewed for a Washington Post article on former Maine Gov. Angus King’s bid for the seat. Brewer told The Republic that Democrats seeking their party’s nomination are fighting to show they have the experience to qualify them for the office.
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