Gorham businessman Shawn Moody launched his second run for governor Tuesday, this time as a Republican.
Moody hit topics familiar to conservative audiences, including welfare, supporting veterans and a business approach to government. Mainers are tired of just getting by," he said. "It's time to get ahead."
Moody, who finished fourth out of five candidates as an independent seven years ago, has enlisted several political advisors to Gov. Paul LePage to bolster his run.