Maine Public
| by Mal Leary

Professor of Government Dan Shea was tapped to comment on the Maine Public piece titled “Political Scientists Say Maine Candidates Could Face Consequences For Skipping Debates.” As the debate season heats up, candidates need to carefully weigh their options when deciding whether or not to participate. “Generally speaking, political scientists will tell you, especially at this point, no one is really paying attention, but this year and in most other things it is different. They are paying attention to what candidates are doing and they have some big expectations,” Shea told Maine Public. 

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