on July 25, 2016, at 3:42 p.m.
By now, the story is well known. Democratic National Committeewoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has finally been forced out of her role after Wikileaks dumped almost twenty thousand e-mails between top party officials. Among them came a number of disturbing revelations, including clear bias against Senator Bernie Sanders and attacks on …
By Emmet Meara on July 25, 2016, at 1:57 p.m.
Emmet Meara: Moore might be fat and sloppy. He might have a mustard stain on his shirt. He stomps all over his message for two hours, but I think it might be productive to study the lessons of other countries if we truly profess to love our own.
on July 25, 2016, at 1:35 p.m.
2. Bernie Sanders with a troupe of followers doing an “I told you so” song and dance number.
By Thomas McLaughlin on July 25, 2016, at 10:29 a.m.
OpEd: Knowing that my fellow Mainers are a bit more financially stable and perhaps better off at the end of the summer season seems like the right thing to do.
By Gwynne Dyer on July 25, 2016, at 9:59 a.m.
OpEd: Maybe we will have electric airliners one of these days, if only somebody can come up with the right battery — but in the meantime we should be working hard on making carbon-neutral fuel.
By Robert Klose on July 25, 2016, at 9:48 a.m.
OpEd: In short, Mr. Trump’s supporters feel they have been hurt. Short-changed. And now it’s time for payback.
By Rachel Horton White on July 24, 2016, at 10:39 a.m.
OpEd: Maybe there is hope for us capitalists. We are tired of going about our jobs in the same old and broken way. We want to feel better, and we are desperate for a solution to help us.
By Charles Krauthammer, The Washington Post on July 24, 2016, at 10:36 a.m.
OpEd: The main purpose of the modern political convention is to produce four days of televised propaganda.
By Narayana Kocherlakota, Bloomberg View on July 24, 2016, at 9:46 a.m.
If the Federal Reserve wants to keep the public adequately informed, it must go further.
on July 24, 2016, at 9:37 a.m.
Many members of the audience seemed new to the idea of medical marijuana, and seniors made up a significant portion.
By Brett Leuenberger on July 24, 2016, at 8:43 a.m.
OpEd: Maine has a golden opportunity to become a global leader in developing advanced carbon management practices that spur new industries and jobs in forestry, agriculture and environmental science.
Silence from Maine Democratic Party after WikiLeaks exposes DNC bias against Sanders, attacks on Legislator
on July 23, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.
The Maine Democratic Party has showed a serious talent for not focusing on actual issues. Instead of focusing on things like Associated Press-nominated candidate Hillary Clinton being shown to be “extremely careless” with classified information relating to national security, they’re worried about Congressman Bruce Poliquin being stalked with gotcha questions …
By Samuel Sommers and Michael Norton, The Washington Post on July 22, 2016, at 6:47 a.m.
OpEd: Black and white Americans may agree that race relations are approaching a new nadir, but this is just about the only race-related issue on which they see eye to eye.
By Brooke Nasser on July 21, 2016, at 10:19 a.m.
OpEd: His ideas are not only vacuous, they’re dangerous.
By Eric Hendrickson on July 21, 2016, at 9:44 a.m.
OpEd: There are several reasons the land is worthy of national monument designation.
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on July 21, 2016, at 9:33 a.m.
OpEd: In one respect, the Republican National Convention of 2016 has been a yuge success. It is the triumph of narcissism.
on July 20, 2016, at 5:09 p.m.
Senator Susan Collins has made a name for herself as being unreliable Republican in the United States Senate. An ally for Democrats, she has often not been a friend of conservatives or even party moderates. “Two-term pledge” Susan Collins is also one who cannot be taken for her word either. …
on July 20, 2016, at 12:24 p.m.
12. I’m jealous Trump took Governor Pence off Indiana’s hands, but didn’t take Governor LePage off ours.
By Steve Bien on July 20, 2016, at 10:45 a.m.
OpEd: It is bitterly ironic to me that at a time of increasing public recognition and concern about our opioid epidemic that I, as a provider, am getting institutional opposition, not support, from DHHS.
By Andrew Tomer and Jordan LaBouff on July 20, 2016, at 10:29 a.m.
OpEd: Citizens across Maine should contact local and state education board officials to ask that they promote a safe, supportive and equal environment in Maine schools by removing the Indians mascot.