Tell us what you know about the governor’s race in Maine. What’s at stake? What are the candidates saying about climate change, energy, transportation, and other green issues? Are interest groups trying to sway the outcome? Share your insights in the comments section below.

Elizabeth "Libby" Mitchell

Elizabeth “Libby” Mitchell, Democrat

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State Senate president

Campaign platform on energy and the environment

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Paul LePage

Paul LePage, Republican

Mayor of Waterville

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Eliot Cutler

Eliot Cutler, Independent

Lawyer, former staffer for U.S. Sen. Edmund Muskie (D), and former adviser to President Jimmy Carter

Campaign platform on energy, the environment, and farms, fisheries, and forests



Shawn Moody

Shawn Moody, Independent

Business owner

Campaign platform on energy





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