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“Black people come up the highway and they kill Mainers.”

“Black people come up the highway and they kill Mainers.” This is a direct quote from Governor Paul LePage. “This is Gov. Paul Richard LePage. I would like to talk to you about your comments about my being a racist, you cocksucker.” That, too, is a direct […]

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LePage’s Sabotage

This week, Governor Paul LePage did something we’ve never seen before in our party – he willingly gave up a state senate seat, and possibly our Republican majority in the senate- to the Democrats. LePage actively campaigned against two sitting Republican legislators. Fortunately, Rep. Joyce Maker won […]

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LePage called on GOP Governors to take action to stop Donald Trump, one week before endorsing Trump for President

Paul LePage called on GOP Governors to take action to stop Donald Trump, one week before endorsing Trump for President The New York Times reported today on a closed-door meeting of Republican Governors that occurred last week. The meeting was about stopping the rise of Donald Trump, and […]

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Statement on the Maine Republican Party’s failed referendum effort

WEST FALMOUTH – Get Right Maine tonight released the following statement on the Maine Republican Party’s failed referendum effort. As reported by the Bangor Daily News, the Maine GOP failed to get the required number of signatures to place the referendum on the ballot, despite spending tens […]

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LePage: “These types of guys” impregnating white women in Maine

Governor LePage made the following outrageous statement at a town hall meeting in Bridgton last night, during a discussion of the heroin issue in Maine: “These are guys with the name D-Money, Smoothie, Shifty… these types of guys… they come from Connecticut and New York, they come […]

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True Republican Leadership

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan today showed the world what true Republican leadership looks like. Speaker Ryan swiftly and unambiguously condemned Donald Trump’s outrageous statement that all Muslims should be denied entrance to the United States. “It’s a founding principle of this country. Normally I do not […]

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What happened?

Yesterday it was revealed that staff at the Maine Republican Party did something unbelievable. They went to the website of an Episcopal Church, pulled bits and pieces of multiple sermons from the site, and reconstructed them to create the illusion that a Democratic candidate, Ben Chin, made […]

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Race baiting on Question 1

Question 1 on this year’s ballot asks whether or not Maine should increase public funding of state political campaigns. In a time of tight budgets, giving politicians more money to print bumper stickers is not the best use of taxpayers’ resources. Using reason to win the day […]

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Referendum= Sales Tax Increase?

Dear friends, Here’s some information we thought you’d like to know: Governor LePage and the Maine GOP launched a referendum effort this week to reduce Maine’s income tax to 4% over the next 5 years. In order to make up the revenue, LePage said he would  raise […]

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Does honesty matter?

Does honesty matter?
Dear friends, Remember that “back room deal” budget that we heard so much about? Here’s what Governor LePage had to say about it: “I have no clue what they’re passing, what they’re not passing” “Secretive, late-night decisions made under the cover of darkness and behind locked doorsresulted [...]Read more
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