Maine GOP Chairman Mark Ellis announced the visit earlier Thursday, but provided no details about the time and location of the visit.
A statement issued by the McCain New England campaign Thursday night said that while Maine ":is key to the McCain campaign’s strategy,": his schedule ":reflects the demands of an aggressive campaign.": A campaign official said he would not visit.
McCain last visited Maine in July. He gave a speech in South Portland and attended fundraisers in Kennebunkport.