Entries Tagged as 'Scott D’Amboise'

D’Amboise’s Change of Mind on Changing Climate

July 22nd, 2011 at 12:23 am 16 Comments

As part of his effort to present himself as the conservative alternative to Olympia Snowe, Scott D’Amboise has trumpeted his opposition to the enactment of a cap-and-trade policy that would aim to fight global warming by putting a price on greenhouse gas emissions. The “News” section of his campaign Web site features a press release from the anti-tax group Americans for Prosperity that praises him for signing a pledge to “oppose legislation relating to climate change that includes a net increase in government revenue,” and he thanked the organization for giving him an opportunity to highlight his opposition to Snowe’s “cap and trade tax hike plan” in a recent Facebook post.

But is D’Amboise’s professed opposition to cap-and-trade consistent?

Click here to read more

D’Amboise Disavows Fave Radio Crazy

July 21st, 2011 at 1:51 pm 13 Comments

In his pursuit of Olympia Snowe’s Senate seat, Tea Partier Scott D’Amboise is seeking as much media attention as possible.  One outlet that has given him considerable airtime, four interviews in the last year, is the Monticello, ME-based “Aroostook Watchmen” radio show.

Steve Martin, host of “Aroostook Watchmen”, has used his show to address a number of unusual issues, ranging from “Keeping Globalism Out Of America” to stopping the “emerging Mormon Caliphate” (5/12/2011).  Martin’s website for the Aroostook Watchmen is titled www.nofda.com.

Click here to read more

What Scott D’Amboise Told FrumForum

July 20th, 2011 at 4:01 pm 34 Comments

A number of people have requested to know the context of the quotes from Scott D’Amboise. Originally, physician we were asking him about some endorsements he received – but he said something interesting about Obama’s religion, physician so we conducted a follow-up interview to focus on that comment.

Click here to read more

Snowe’s Challenger: Obama is Not a Christian

July 19th, 2011 at 12:30 pm 78 Comments

The most prominent Republican challenging Olympia Snowe in the Senate GOP primary in Maine says President Obama is “exercising a lot of Muslim faith” and doesn’t believe he is a Christian.

Scott D’Amboise, one of two Republicans challenging Snowe, has been endorsed by several organizations whose Tea-Party-supported stances have been subjects of controversy, including one that still suggests that Obama’s birth certificate is fake and another which has accused Obama of making peace with terrorists and of “returning to his Muslim roots.”

Click here to read more