Friday, May 24, 2013
WASHINGTON – He was likely asked the question more than any other during a campaign that drew national attention: Would Angus King, as an independent U.S. senator, align himself with the Senate's Democrats or Republicans?
Sen.-elect Angus King, I-Maine, center, the former governor of Maine, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, to meet with Republican Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine to discuss committee assignments and how they'll work together to represent Maine in the Senate. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
On Wednesday, King may finally answer that question.
"I am going to try to," he told reporters Tuesday when asked whether he would announce his decision in time to participate in Wednesday's selection of party leaders. "I am having some further discussions today and will probably have some comments for you sometime tomorrow."
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