Dead Heat in Race for Congress 

A new poll shows a statistical dead heat in the races for Congress in both of Maine’s Districts.The Maine Today Media poll shows Republican Dean Scontras leading Democrat Chellie Pingree for the first time in the first district, with 45-percent compared to 41-percent. In the second district, Democratic Incumbent Mike Michaud has 44-percent to Jason Levesque’s 40-percent.But both races are virtual ties because the poll has a margin of error of 4 points.