The LePage administration didn’t invent poverty. But its policies aren’t helping kids to escape its grasp, either.
Zealot Michael Heath is on the verge of launching a ballot initiative attacking gay and transgender people in the state — again.
The governor’s erratic behavior and bombastic attitude make it difficult to discern serious policy ideas from political bluster.
Instead of tax giveaways to the wealthy, we should be investing in our people and in our communities.
LePage loves a fight. This time, he wants someone else to fight it for him.
The smoothest caucus badly limited participation. Maine’s caucuses make it too hard to vote.
LePage, a flawed messenger for unity if ever there was one, did a mighty flip-flop. He called for Republican governors to disavow the candidacy of Donald Trump, then endorsed him less than a week later.
More Mainers in the middle — middle age, middle income — are dying. There’s no single way to change course, but the first step is a simple one.
Paul LePage and Donald Trump aren’t leaders. They’re three rows deep in the lynch mob, egging the crowd on. They give voice to society’s ugliest ideas, for political gain or for sport.