Yes, there were some disappointments such as Barbara Boxer, the most anti-military Senator in history keeping her seat, but for Mainers the results were pretty positive. Paul LePage, who famously said that he will tell Obama to "go to hell" won the governor's race and the state legislature is in the control of the Republicans.
In an historic repudiation of nearly four decades of Democrat policy, the latest returns show Republicans reaching 20 seats in the Senate and at least 76 seats in the House, establishing firm majority control of both bodies.
Perhaps now the state will move from dead last in business climate and we can gain jobs. Our family is going to need one or two of those jobs soon so we can actually move to our farm.