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Stepping up to lead

Portland state senator Justin Alfond, 37, who lives on Munjoy Hill, was first elected to the state legislature in 2008, and spent the last session serving as assistant minority leader, was likely to become senate president when the Phoenix went to pres
Election Roundup
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  November 16, 2012

Portland’s three Democratic state house primaries

Many Portland Democrats will have local legislative races to vote in during June 12's primary election, in addition to the top-billed US Senate races.
The race to race again
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 01, 2012

Marriage activists get closure, look forward

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree expressed what many in the room were feeling at Equality Maine’s annual dinner celebration on Saturday night: the function room at the Holiday Inn by the Bay on Spring Street elicits “a little bit of PTSD” for Maine’s gay-ri
Moving on
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  April 02, 2010