When it comes to tests of character, Gov. Paul LePage rarely makes the grade. It’s nothing new for the governor to use race and fear to divide Maine. Like his juiced-up doppelganger Donald Trump, he’s perfectly fine with inciting violence, threatening illegal detention, abusing his authority to punish political opponents and misleading the public to […]
It appears Maine would no longer be capable of reacting to a public health emergency.
The property tax bill comes when it comes, and most people pay it because it’s their obligation for being a good citizen.
The fact that Trump is paying so much attention to Maine isn’t a sign of strength here. It’s a sign of weakness just about everywhere else.
There is one idea on which most — not all, but most — Democrats and Republicans agree. There is a real and substantial difference between the policies, personalities and vision of the two candidates for president. The America of President Hillary Clinton will be drastically different and wholly and unquestionably better than the America of […]
The normal rules of politics would suggest that Trump is doomed but the rules of politics don’t seem to apply this campaign.
In trying to roll back Maine’s anti-discrimination law, Michael Heath is making clear that his real intent is to make it illegal to be gay.
Trump and his allies want to show that this time, really, Maine’s 2nd District is in play. But it’s a problem that Trump is still trying to consolidate GOP support.
LePage’s welfare politics are about being vindictive and allowing blind ideology to guide policy instead of research and evidence.
With their unanimous vote to raise the tobacco sales age to 21, city councilors in Portland didn’t give in to the strong urge to “go along to get along.”