Sunday Afternoon Tweets from Maine GOP Convention

Posted on May 6, 2012. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , |

(And the fun continues!)

PressHerald ‏ @PressHerald
Mitt Romney will challenge today’s Maine GOP results, which gave Ron Paul most of the delegates http://tinyurl.com/7mfmllq #Romney #RonPaul #Obama

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
Funny, RP’s own site says NV is ‘inept” (live at http://ustre.am/Ki1L/1)

Avery Day ‏ @averydayME
@SenatorSnowe takes the stage at convo – crowd holds “THANK YOU OLYMPIA!” signs. http://yfrog.com/oej3ejoxj

Lyle ‏ @Citizensnews
Both @RepRonPaul and @MittRomney camps accusing one another of electioneering in backrooms. Cigars anyone? #mepolitics

WCSH 6 ‏ @WCSH6
Ron Paul wins majority of delegates from Maine GOP http://www.wcsh6.com/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=200057

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Revised #MEGOPConvo agenda 12:30 announcement at-large results & 6 CD delegates & report on credentials #mepolitics Floor fight expected

Bruce Bourgoine ‏ @BruceBourgoine
@DirigoBlue Maine nightmare #LePage story really about denying the American dream #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Revised #MEGOPConvo agenda 1:00 elect nat’l committee members #mesen candidate speeches begin at 3:05 now just 10 minutes long #mepolitics

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
Pic: It’s been a loooong Maine GOP convention: #mepolitics https://twitter.com/#!/stevemistler/status/199177489136893952/photo/1

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Revised #MEGOPConvo agenda Platform now last item of business at 4:45 #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Charlies like to kick and scream. First Webster, now Cragin is acting like a child. Go home. Nobody likes a sore loser. #megop #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Snowe equates late 1970’s recession w/today’s #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Snowe “It is imperative that we repeal the unconstitutional national health care law” Calls for balanced budget amendment #mepolitics

Maine Breaking News ‏ @bangordailynews
‘Get off the couch and get yourself a job’: LePage talks welfare reform at GOP convention http://bdn.to/dyx5 #mepolitics

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
@DirigoBlue aside from stagflation and causes for oil embargo/gas prices, she’s spot on.

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Snowe at her best talking about balanced budget amendment “If it was a gimmick Congress would have passed it long ago” #mepolitics

BDN Maine Politics ‏ @BDNPolitics
Snowe’s speech has generated some applause, but LePage’s was much more rousing. #mepolitics

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
TP=Tea Party. Maine’s party leadership since 2010 (live at http://ustre.am/Ki1L/1)

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Why do delegates bring their young children to these conventions and keep them here for duration? #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Olympia Snowe is speaking. Can we get back to voting? I don’t want to be here until 10pm again. #mepolitics #megop

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Snowe cites need for 60 votes in Senate without calling for end of filibuster/cloture #mepolitics

Talking Points Memo ‏ @TPM
Ron Paul wins majority of Nevada delegates http://tpm.ly/IzFivy

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
@BobHiggins_PDS Magnitude and length though? I can’t act check now

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
@DirigoBlue Are you referring to the #MittRomney supporters who carpool up here to be sore losers, together? #megop #mepolitics

Liberty Bell ‏ @isabellaliberty
.Ron Paul gets 22 of 25 delegates in Navada !!

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RonPaul wins 22 in #Nevada, 15 in Maine! 37 so far this weekend! But wait…isn’t #MittRomney the nominee? #mepolitics #megop

Peggy Schaffer ‏ @Peggyschaffer
@DirigoBlue perhaps they cannot find quality child care #mepolitics

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
Candidate Paul=Obama 2nd term. Bank on it. (live at http://ustre.am/Ki1L/1)

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Olympia Snowe talks about the #Constitution she regularly voted against. No wonder she fit in so well in D.C. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
You ever think #MittRomney gets scared when he looks in a mirror and sees Barack #Obama? #MirrorImagePoliticians

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
@DirigoBlue magnitude about the same..length end of Ford to 2nd year Reagan, so 6 years. Unemployment ran at roughly 15%

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Brent Tweed is speaking. #megop #mepolitics

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Sousa at conclusion of Snowe speech? What, no cannons to light off? #jingobells #megopconvo #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
District 1 convention is now reconvening. We’re very behind schedule right now. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
@cdixon25 Much more than #RonPaul. It’s about freedom and liberty. He’s only our vehicle for reaching that goal.

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
I was interviewed by Jarrod LeBlanc of #Maine Web News for a special segment.

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS

@DirigoBlue sorry, was looking at misery index. this is a clearer picture http://blog.american.com/2012/03/the-real-unemployment-rate-its-sure-isnt-8-3/

Lyle ‏ @Citizensnews
Will transcripts of #megov #LePage and Sens. Collins and Snowe’s speeches be available online? #mepolitics

Maine Breaking News ‏ @bangordailynews
Snowe speaks to GOP convention for final time as member of Congress http://bdn.to/dyxc #mepolitics

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
“Waiting for the electrician or someone like him” #mepolitics #MEGOPConvo

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Sunday Afternoon Tweets from Maine GOP Convention http://www.dirigoblue.com/2012/05/sunday-afternoon-tweets-from-maine-gop-convention/ via @DirigoBlue #mepolitics #megopconvo

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RONPAUL WINS ALL THREE DELEGATES FROM CD #1. 18 FROM #MAINE SO FAR! #mepolitics #megop

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
“This is how liberty dies..with thunderous applause” #mepolitics #MEGOPConvo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V1FFVWEQnSM&feature=youtu.be

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
Paul picks up three more national delegates, Linda Bean, Aaron Libby & Ron Morrell: #mepolitics

PostPolitics ‏ @postpolitics
Ron Paul wins majority of Nevada delegates http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/post/ron-paul-wins-majority-of-nevada-delegates/2012/05/06/gIQA1An15T_blog.html?wprss=rss_the-fix

BDN Maine Politics ‏ @BDNPolitics
Paul delegates Linda Bean, Aaron Libby and Ron Morrell picked over big-name Rs Charlie Summers, Peter Cianchette and Jon Courtney

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#MittRomney supporters and campaign is challenging CD #1 vote. Motion to throw out the vote is denied. #megop #mepolitics

Maine Politics ‏ @MainePolitics
Dirigo Blue: Sunday Afternoon Tweets from Maine GOP Convention http://bit.ly/KEXlDb #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
@stevemistler Jon Courtney and David Emery were nominated and lost to Paulian delegates #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Wow, that is low. #MittRomney supporter just took a below-the-belt shot at CD #1 chair, Senator Katz. #megop #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
The challenges from the floor on credentials begin Man says he saw woman w/his wife’s credentials – his wife not here #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RonPaul campaign tried to save time by allowing runners up to become CD #1 alternate. Chair denied. #megop #mepolitics

Bob Higgins ‏ @BobHiggins_PDS
you just don’t get it. RON PAUL’s folks are being accused of fraud. (live at http://ustre.am/Ki1L/1)

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
CD #1 votes to combine vote to save time, #RonPaul campaign motion advances. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Charlie Webster claims itd cost an excessive amount of money to remain past 6, says we need to adjourn by then regardless #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
This #megop convention would likely be over if the #MittRomney campaign wasn’t a bunch of sore losers. #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Nominations for CD #1 alternates moving forward. Finally. #megop #mepolitics .

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
@DirigoDuke It’s not behind close doors. The at-large vote is being certified, if it hasn’t been completed yet. #megop #mepolitics

Wm. Duke Harrington ‏ @DirigoDuke
@cdixon25 PPH is saying Romney will challenge results because vote on at-large slate was not done on floor

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
There was an attempt to nominate CD #2 resident AG Schneider in CD #1. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Now this came right after countless #MittRomney people whined about CD #2 interference. #Hypocrisy #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Motion to convene CD #2 as CD #1 ballots are counted is now on the floor. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Senator Katz and Brent Tweed are good guys. Keep good composure amongst endless b.s. #megop #mepolitics

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
Romney top lawyer working Maine GOP convention: http://ow.ly/aJnBy #mepolitics

Susan Cover ‏ @smcover
Gov. LePage says “get off the couch” to those on welfare http://www.kjonline.com/news/LePage-Republicans-must-reform-welfare.html

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
Spox for Rick Bennett, candidate for U.S. Senate, just told reporters that candidate giving his speech from civic center stairs, not podium.

Wm. Duke Harrington ‏ @DirigoDuke
@stevemistler Why the odd location for Bennett speech? To distance himself from Ron Paul “takeover?”

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
@DirigoDuke because it’s looking like the Senate candidate speeches aren’t going to happen b/c massive delays. #mepolitics

Wm. Duke Harrington ‏ @DirigoDuke
Of what use are Ron Paul victories in ME and NV this weekend, if GOP refuses to seat delegates in Tampa?

Susan Cover ‏ @smcover
Sen candidate Rick Bennett to give speech in atrium of civic center. Gop conv so far behind it may be his only chance to speak.

Cris Edward Johnson ‏ @cejesq
The ME #GOP convention has disintegrated into a quest for ultimate selfishness. #MEPolitics

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Did they just call for emergency GOP executive committee meeting? #mepolitics #megopconvo

Amy Fried ‏ @ASFried
@stevemistler @DirigoDuke Lack of Senate candidate speeches freezes patterns of support, a lost oppty for some to break through. #mepolitics

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Paul wins majority of delegates from Maine GOP – Yahoo! News http://news.yahoo.com/paul-wins-majority-delegates-maine-gop-174422402.html #mepolitics #megopconvo

PressHerald ‏ @PressHerald
Mitt Romney dispatches top lawyer to challenge Ron Paul’s victory in Maine http://tinyurl.com/7mfmllq #Romney #RonPaul #Obama #Bush #Recount

Lyle ‏ @Citizensnews
Has to be work for lawyers. @stevemistler: Romney top lawyer working Maine GOP convention: http://ow.ly/aJnBy #mepolitics

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
ME US Sen candidate delivers his speech for civic center stairs. #mepolitics http://campl.us/jjsx

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Plowman to speak from stairs as well #mesen #mepolitics #megopconvo

Rachel Maddow MSNBC ‏ @maddow
Ron Paul wins 22 of 25 nat’l delegates at NV Repub convention today: http://bit.ly/INUMB2 #EverybodyFreakOut!

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
@maddow He’s won 18 of 24 in Maine so far #mepolitics #megopconvo

Lyle ‏ @Citizensnews
.@realmaineperson @RepRonPaul is obviously relevant or @MittRomney camp wouldn’t bother. Not many “normal” in politics. #mepolitics

BDN Maine Politics ‏ @BDNPolitics
Things are at a standstill at Maine GOP convention. Not sure what happens from here. Lot of frustrated looking people #mepolitics

National Journal ‏ @nationaljournal

Ron Paul wins 22 Nevada delegates; Romney, 3. http://www.nationaljournal.com/2012-presidential-campaign/ron-paul-wins-22-nevada-delegates-romney-3-20120506

AsMaineGoes ‏ @AsMaineGoes
Sen Deb Plowman speaking in Civic Center Atrium @mainegop #election2012

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
Bruce Poliquin gives convention speech from the Kennebec Room; #mepolitics https://twitter.com/#!/stevemistler/status/199220129073074176/photo/1

Cris Edward Johnson ‏ @cejesq
#GOP politics in #Maine as degenerated from “What’s best for ME” to “What’s best for me.” #mepolitics

Avery Day ‏ @averydayME
1st CD business not yet finished. 2nd CD business to follow – after full convo to open for day – unclear how it will all play out.

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
D’Amboise to speak over at his booth at 3:45pm #mepolitics #megopconvo

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Getting raucous on the floor of the #megopconvo #mepolitics

The Raw Story ‏ @RawStory
Ron Paul wins a majority of Maine GOP delegates http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2012/05/06/ron-paul-wins-a-majority-of-maine-gop-delegates/

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#MittRomney supporter just threatened to charge the stage. He’s freaking out. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
This is pure chaos. #mepolitics #megop

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Screams of “FREEDOM!” from floor of #megopconvo as results officially announced; point of order, boos. All hell breaking loose #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#MittRomney supporter just requested vote of no confidence in Brnet Tweed. #megop #mepolitics #RonPaul

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Suspension of rule requested; vote of no confidence for chairman requested #megopconvo #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Vote of no confidence in Brent Tweed FAILED. #RonPaul #mepolitics #megop

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
It has been moved and 2nd to suspend rules for vote of no confidence in Chair Tweed – does not receive 2/3 vote #FAIL #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Chair Tweed now reading from Roberts Rules that he has right to deny use of point of orders meant to simply delay proceedings #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
The Sagadahoc County delegate who threatened to charge stage yelled in my face that we’re destroying America. #mepolitics #megop

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
For you guys at the #megop convention, that was the angry guy at microphone #3. #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Man raises point of order – initial ruled out – but then continues that Franklin County has no place to sit #mepolitics #SNAFU

Avery Day ‏ @averydayME
Convo chair Tweed on stage. Tensions pretty high – convo not exactly in order. http://yfrog.com/odsewbfzj

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Chair Tweed warns member that continues to complain about no seats for Franklin that he may be escorted out of #MEGOPConvo #mepolitics

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
After today, im changing my party affiliation…i know democrats that are more mature than these people #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Angry delegate among many empty bleachers yells at Tweed complaining about not having a place to sit. Wtf? #mepolitics #megop

Kippy Rudy ‏ @Kippyrudy
“@jim_pond: “most frequently repeated words at #MEGOP Convention: ‘You are out of order.’ That should be the headline. #mepolitics” Wow…

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
I move that the drinking game involving “your out of order” be suspended #MEGOPConvo #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#MittRomney campaign unveils “evidence” against delegate vote credentials, motions to revote on at-large. #megop #mepolitics

Bruce Bourgoine ‏ @BruceBourgoine
@varsityplayer30 Welcome. We’ll return the respect your maturity obviously deserves; Dems respect people + challenges they face.#mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Holy shit. I need a drink. Or three. #RonPaul

Lance Boucher ‏ @LBoucher77
Convinced I missed best entertainment in ME this weekend & should have been at #megopconvo to watch the clusterf$#k in person

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Motion to discredit at-large delegates is shut down. Lawyers and suits lining up at microphone. #mepolitics #megop

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#MittRomney campaign is sabotaging themselves. Keep up the disruption and out-of-order chaos, boys and girls. #mepolitics #megop

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Nominations for National Committeepeople in progress. Finally. #megop #mepolitics

Kippy Rudy ‏ @Kippyrudy
@cdixon25 @sapiolibertas Hope all can calm down, be careful. Mob mentality not to be taken lightly. Even good people can behave foolishly.

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Lawyer out of order during nominations is getting pissed because he can’t break the rules and speak. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
@Kippyrudy @sapiolibertas #RonPaul people are keeping calm and telling fellow supporters to be. #mepolitics #megop

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Motion made to suspend nominations for Nat’l Committwo/man until all the delegations are sitting by county #mepolitics

Steve Mistler ‏ @stevemistler
Video: Tensions rise at GOP convention: http://ow.ly/aJqzn #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
#MEGOPConvo continues to come apart at the seams #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
@Kippyrudy @sapiolibertas #MittRomney supporters are being very disruptive though. #megop #mepolitics

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
@BruceBourgoine democrats dont respect people, they take advantage of disgruntled republicans

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
I give a lot of kudos to Brent Tweed. He is maintaining control and composure amidst total chaos. #mepolitics #megop #RonPaul

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
@cdixon25 It does sound like he is; has to be incredibly stressful! Kudos to Tweed in keeping cool amid chaos #megopconvo #mepolitics

Angie Muhs ‏ @amuhs
Great coverage from Steve all weekend. RT @stevemistler: Video: Tensions rise at GOP convention: http://ow.ly/aJqzn #mepolitics

Rob Poindexter ‏ @Robb1239
Wheels are officially off at GOP convention. It appears it’s heading toward a national embarrassment if it isn’t already

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
@cdixon25 …i need a drink. Round of shots when we get home?!

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
@usernamenuse @iNils Bingo. And it’s very ugly and tense right now. #mepolitics #megop

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Point of order; questions as to whether or not a quorum present w/ so many in meetings. #mepolitics #megopconvo Chair rules there is quorum

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
National committeepeople speeches. #mepolitics #megop

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Candidate for nat’l committeeman warns against schism in GOP creating 3rd party #mepolitics

CBS News ‏ @CBSNews
Ron Paul wins majority of delegates at NV, ME state conventions, though GOP says most are “bound” to Romney @Hotsheet http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162-57428773-503544/ron-paul-wins-majority-of-delegates-in-nevada-maine/

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Paul candidate for nat’l committeeman says 10th Amendment means FDA leave small farms alone #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
National committeeman candidate Mark Willis evokes #10th in defense of farmers and food freedom in speech. #Constitution #mepolitics #megop

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
@BDNPolitics notes the first reference to Agenda 21 #mepolitics

Matt McDonald ‏ @Matt_McDonald_
I am a National Delegate for #RonPaul from the State of #Maine #mepolitics #MaineGOP #R3volution #RonPaul2012

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Senator Mason questions number needed for quorom. #MittRomney going to challenge the convention validity? #mepolitics #megop

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
Finally getting to state committeeman and woman! Second district has yet to convene… #Mepolitics #megop

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
National committeewoman candidate Ashley Ryan leads future of youth in #GOP, speaks of need to embrace them. #megop #mepolitics #RonPaul

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
“United we stand, devided we fall” #RonPaul2012 #megop #mepolitics

sailing ‏ @usernamenuse
@cdixon25 flailing desperately, and yeah, Mitt ‘checks with his attorneys’ and goes from there…

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Paul candidate for nat’l committeewo/man both win seats 2 more national delegates for Paul #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RONPAUL SUPPORTERS ASHLEY RYAN AND MARK WILLIS ELECTED TO NATIONAL COMMITTEE!!! #mepolitics #megop

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
#RonPaul continues to take over the Maine convention! #RonPaul2012 #megop #mepolitics

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
@DirigoBlue So that’s what, 20 of 24 now? #megop #megopconvo #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Editor of Roberts Rules is acting as parliamentarian for #MEGOPConvo #mepolitics

Richard Thackeray ‏ @millhouwse
Seems like #meGOP is morphing into Chicago ’68, only the street dude flipping the bird” is a delegate in a sweater-vest. #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
@andiparkinson2 CD2 hasn’t caucused yet to elect their 3

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Motion to revote on National Committee fails. #mepolitics #megop

Lizzy Reinholt ‏ @Lizzy_Reinholt
Ron Paul win 20 out of 24 of Maine’s national delegates! # Romneyfail #obama2012 #megop

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Delegate count now: Paul has 20 delegates #LePage is uncommitted CD2 has yet to caucus to elect their 3 #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Presidential elector nominations in: Paul #LePage, Sam Canders, and rejected Convention Chair candidate Charlie Cragin. #mepolitics #megop

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30

romeny delegates continue to try and win, but they cant break our wall! united #RonPaul delegates stand!! #megop #mepolitics #RonPaul2012

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
The #megop establishment looks pissed. #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
The hall is very quiet now Are delegates to #MEGOPConvo just wor out/down or just nothing left to fight about? #mepolitics

Rob Poindexter ‏ @Robb1239
Ron Paul wins 20 out of 24 Maine delegates. Lots of unhappy Republicans in Augusta.

Avery Day ‏ @averydayME
Mood quieting down at #megopconvo Tweed trying to push through agenda – unclear what happens when 6:00 deadline comes.

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#MittRomney campaign, by sign, rejects nomination of #GOP Governor Paul #LePage as Presidential Elector. #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Paul #LePage and #RonPaul supporter Sam Canders elected Presidential Electors. #mepolitics #megop

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Point made Does Art II Sect I of Constitution prohibits elected office holder from being an Elector – is this just Federal? #mepolitics

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
Maine convention is at recess… District 1 has reconveined #megop #mepolitics

Kippy Rudy ‏ @Kippyrudy
“@DirigoBlue: Does Constitution prohibit elected office holder from being an Elector – just Federal? #mepolitics” Pull out pocket copy!

Bruce Bourgoine ‏ @BruceBourgoine
Civic Ctr rented to 6:00, Webster: “…beyond 6 pm then somebody will have to write a check to [#megop],” http://bit.ly/J19LoK #mepolitics

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Andrea Parkinson @andiparkinson2 @Kippyrudy @DirigoBlue @BrucePoliquin is there; borrow his Constitution! #megopconvo #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
@DirigoBlue I’m told only applies to Federal office holders #mepolitics

HuffPost Politics ‏ @HuffPostPol
We’re exactly 6 months away from the Nov. 6, 2012 general election.

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
CD #2 convention is now in progress. #megop #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Fascinating to watch Stavros Mendros basically running the CD2 convention by fiat w/little objection #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RonPaul supporter Stavros Mendros wins CD #2 convention chair. #mepolitics #megop

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
The maine convention has now gone over the 6pm limit as the district 2 continues to meet! #Megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
75% of Somerset County abandoned #megop convention in protest, according to county chair. Party unity, what?! #megop #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
It seems that no Paul names were nominated for nat’l delegate from CD2 #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#megop convention now over time, party on hook for $10,000s, according to Charlie Webster. #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
@DirigoBlue I’m mistaken about this previous tweet Stavros is Paul guy #mepolitics

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
Ron Paul has recieved 21 delegates to the national convention! #RonPaul2012 #megop #mepolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Paul slate Mendros Mark Willis & James Zell elected nat’l delegate – voted down Bill Schneider Josh Tardy #mepolitics giving Paul 23 out 24

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RONPAUL WINS CD #2 DELEGATES, HAS 23 DELEGATES FROM #MAINE! #mepolitics #megop

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Ron Paul has 23 of 24 delegates- but Romney won Maine? Huh. #mepolitics #megopconvo @MaddowBlog @chucktodd @RawStory @politico @nprnews

Maine Politics ‏ @MainePolitics
Dirigo Blue: Senate candidate Bill Schneider issues statement on convention turmoil http://bit.ly/KGMs3X #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
We’re trying to move this convention forward. The #MittRomney campaign wants to have an all-nighter though. #mepolitics #megop

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
23 total delegates for Ron Paul! #RonPaul2012 #megop #mepolitics

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
http://blog.savvyspin.com/2012/05/06/bruce-poliquin-eats-a-cookie.aspx @BrucePoliquin running away from @DirigoBlue questions #mepolitics #mesen #megopconvo

David Sorensen ‏ @DSorensenME
That’s it, I’m getting in my black helicopter and leaving. #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RonPaul supporters Andrea Lane, Julie Morgan, Brian Violette win CD #2 alternates! #megop #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
Youth for #RonPaul: #Maine chapter president Cody Morgan wins Presidental Elector. #megop #mepolitics

PressHerald ‏ @PressHerald
UPDATE: Ron Paul has now won every committed GOP delegate from Maine. Convention-goers shut out Mitt Romney http://bit.ly/J1RF69 #MEpolitics

Wm. Duke Harrington ‏ @DirigoDuke
@DirigoBlue That seems odd. CW is that Paul mode popular in CD2.

PressHerald ‏ @PressHerald
UPDATE: #RonPaul has now won every committed GOP delegate from Maine. Convention-goers shut out #MittRomney http://bit.ly/J1RF69 #MEpolitics

Gerald Weinand ‏ @DirigoBlue
Just past 6 PM Reps A Libby & J Timberlake ask delegates to send them $10 checks to help pay for cost #MEGOPConvo running over #mepolitics

Ron Paul ‏ @RonPaul2012NEWS
FOX News Admits Ron Paul Won 5 States http://pinterest.com/pin/83738874291715711/

Amanda Christakis ‏ @varsityplayer30
District 2 caucus has closed! Back to the convention! Amazed how we got it done in 45 mins and district 1 was 7 +hours.. #Mepolitics #megop

Andrea Parkinson ‏ @andiparkinson2
Feb: #Romney wins Maine caucuses by slim margin http://usat.ly/xKVaC5 How soon we forget! #mepolitics #megopconvo #RonPaul

Lyle ‏ @Citizensnews
Wind turbine headdress now made on old bases in N. Maine @DSorensenME: That’s it, I’m getting in my black helicopter and leaving #mepolitics

Chris Dixon ‏ @cdixon25
#RonPaul has taken over the #Megop state committee!!! #mepolitics

Maine Politics ‏ @MainePolitics
Dirigo Blue: OPINION: Maine GOP Convention parting thought http://bit.ly/KGZkqL #mepolitics

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