LePage is up for re-election this year and has shown no signs of restraining his rhetoric or moderating his personality.
But in 2013, Obama was fresh off his re-election victory and we saw “Smackdown II.”
The Daily Beast's Mark McKinnon on 10 problems with the party's re-election strategy.
late 13c., from Anglo-French eleccioun, Old French elecion "choice, election, selection" (12c.), from Latin electionem (nominative electio), noun of action from past participle stem of eligere "pick out, select," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + -ligere, comb. form of legere "to choose, read" (see lecture (n.)). Theological sense is from late 14c.