They could be Jimmy Stewart, the earnest hero in the classic “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.” Instead, they’re preaching unity and falling into line behind Donald Trump.
In addition to being immune to Mark Eves’ lawsuit, it seems the governor also thinks he’s immune to the truth.
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.
LePage loves a fight. This time, he wants someone else to fight it for him.
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.
The threat of Ebola has subsided. But it won’t be long before Zika takes its place as the new bogeyman to justify xenophobia and strike fear into voters.