Maine Public News

Olympia Snowe's Press Conference

Special | 32m

Moderate Republican U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe held a press conference decided to not seek reelection in 2012. Why now? Who might replace her? What does it mean for Maine politics? A panel of political scientists discuss the implications of Senator Olympia Snowe's decision. Also, hear from the chair of Maine's charter school commission about the next step towards creating charter schools in Maine.

Aired: 03/02/12

Rating: NR

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