Election Officials Look Toward November 

Secretary of state Matt Dunlap says Maine leads the nation in the percentage of eligible citizens who are registered to vote, but says there’s still room for improvement.Governor Baldacci is proclaiming September as national voter registration month, so Dunlap is working with Maine’s local election administrators to make eligible voters aware of registration deadlines and requirements for this year’s general election.In November, Mainers will elect a new governor, along with other state officials and two members of congress.Mainers can register to vote in person for the November 2 election at their town office, or city hall.