Comments for: Beyond the attacks, ideology: What poverty looks like in Maine

Posted Jan. 26, 2014, at 12:20 p.m.

An increasing number of Maine children are growing up poor. Yet Gov. Paul LePage has offered no solutions to this ever-increasing problem. Over the course of his administration, the number of homeless children in our state has grown, drastically increasing between 2010 and 2012. While homelessness is going down nationally, …

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