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Lobster Bake for Muskie 

Some of Maine’s top Democratic leaders got together Sunday in South Portland. The event that brought them out: the “Muskie Lobster Bake.”It’s an annual party fundraiser.Congressman Mike Michaud was just one of the big names on the guest list, which also included Congresswoman Chellie Pingree and Governor John Baldacci.Besides raising money, the lobster bake also provides party leaders with a chance to reconnect with voters and the issues that matter to them…all while paying tribute to a political legend. “Muskie is a revered, revered democrat and we are all very proud of him, his history and the legacy he has left us and we just every year love to celebrate him and it…it’s great,” Said Democratic Party Chair John Knutson.Ed Muskie served as Maine Governor, U.S. Senator, and U.S. Secretary of State during his political career.