Maine

Maine Governor Vetoes Bipartisan Medicaid Bill
Governor LePage denies Maine's working poor access to health care. Read more...
GOP Wife-Beater Running Against Susan Collins
Another exception to social norms for Republicans: It's perfectly acceptable to beat your wife, be convicted, and still be eligible to run for office. Read more...
Maine's Wingnut Governor Sees Bright Side Of Global Warming
Maine Governor sees upside to Global Warming Read more...
Let's put those 12-year-olds to work! Read more...
Paul LePage, The New Mr. 47%
Maine's deeply flawed Governor, and soon to be unemployed himself, let fly with another one in a recent speech, saying that "47% of able-bodied people in the state of Maine don’t work." Read more...

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Officials in Bangor were forced to reroute a Fourth of July parade on Thursday as police and emergency crews responded to a man reportedly firing "dozens" of shots in the area where the event was scheduled to end. Read more...
Conservative columnist George Will suspects that the Supreme Court could support equal rights for LGBT people because "quite literally the opposition to gay marriage is dying... it's old people." On Friday, the Supreme Court announced that it Read more...
Charlie Webster, the chairman of Maine's Republican Party, sees "dozens of black people" voting on Nov. 6 as evidence of voter fraud because "nobody in town knows anyone who’s black." In an interview with WCSH's Don Carrigan earlier this week, Read more...
Maine Governor compares IRS to the Gestapo Read more...
It's hard to say what is behind Sen. Olympia Snowe's decision not to seek reelection in 2012, but MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell allowed the Senator to come on her show and play the 'both sides" are responsible for the partisan divide in Washington D.C. Read more...