Presidential intrigue in ME is in the 2nd Congressional District- Obama up 51/46 there, close than MI or MN: publicpolicypolling.com/main/2012/11/o…—
PublicPolicyPolling (@ppppolls) November 02, 2012
Maine is one of two states that allocates some of its electoral votes by congressional district. (Nebraska is the other.)
Polls indicate that Romney will lose Maine as a whole, but the state’s second congressional district has a significant GOP presence. Whoever wins that district gets one electoral vote.
If liberal-leaning PPP says Obama is up by only 5 points, the district is possibly in play.
Pro-Romney ads have been running there:
You never know; it could matter.