By Charles Krauthammer, The Washington Post on March 05, 2017, at 12:22 p.m.
Among the many unintended legacies of Barack Obama, one has gone largely unnoticed: the emergence of a novel form of resistance to executive overreach, a check-and-balance improvised in reaction to his various presidential power grabs.
By Diana Turner on March 05, 2017, at 9:49 a.m.
Planned Parenthood was there for me, and I want to do everything I can to make sure it is there for my children and my grandchildren.
By Todd R. Nelson on March 05, 2017, at 9:45 a.m.
Cold nights and warm days. The forest is speaking to us in sugar.
By Ron Bancroft on March 05, 2017, at 9:45 a.m.
The 30th Camden Conference once again showed the uncanny knack conference organizers have for selecting a topic, a year in advance, that turns out to be front and center in global consciousness by the time we all get to Camden.
By Allen Wells, The Conversation on March 03, 2017, at 6:29 a.m.
While America often has welcomed immigrants to its shores, there have been moments in our past when our doors have slammed shut on those most in need.
on March 02, 2017, at 10:45 p.m.
Cutting access without first understanding the how’s and why’s of what works in conjunction with what other things or the how’s and why’s of what’s not working for whom isn’t helpful.
By John March on March 02, 2017, at 10:54 a.m.
OpEd: The Legislature’s duty is to listen, wait, and watch. If necessary, there will be time to tamper next year or the year after. But if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.
By Julie Fox Gorte on March 02, 2017, at 8:19 a.m.
OpEd: As an investor and as a parent, I want my children to inherit a thriving economy and a safer environment.
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on March 02, 2017, at 7:35 a.m.
Trump uttered some 5,000 words and spoke for 60 minutes, but not one of those words was “Russia,” and not one of those minutes was devoted to the so-far successful effort by our geopolitical adversary to undermine American democracy.
By Eileen Delaney on March 01, 2017, at 2:44 p.m.
It is deeply unfortunate that our state is ignoring data and evidence in favor of unproven strategies to prevent fraud and misuse that will only serve as a barrier to nutritious food for mothers and babies.
By Margaret Sullivan, The Washington Post on March 01, 2017, at 12:11 p.m.
President Donald Trump and his aides despise and condemn anonymous leaks to reporters. Except, of course, when they are the ones doing the leaking.
By Jonathan Wood and Rebecca Boulos on March 01, 2017, at 9:56 a.m.
How is it that Congress completely erased a U.S. Department of the Interior rule aimed at protecting streams and wildlife from mining waste? And how is it that the mechanism used by Congress has made it impossible for any similar agency rule to ever be created in the future? The answer is the Congressional Review Act.
By Heather Denkmire on Feb. 28, 2017, at 12:06 p.m.
The sociopolitical realities of the Trump administration is a very or somewhat significant source of stress, say 57 percent of Americans.
By Diane Russell on Feb. 28, 2017, at 8:37 a.m.
Like U.S. Sen. Margaret Chase Smith, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins is confronted with an executive in her party who is actively working to undermine core American values. Like Smith, Collins has a choice.
By Flynn Ross on Feb. 28, 2017, at 7:38 a.m.
Mainers know the value of a good education and support our public schools.
By Kathleen Parker, The Washington Post on Feb. 28, 2017, at 7:07 a.m.
OpEd: White House press secretary Sean Spicer might owe Melissa McCarthy a thank-you note.
By Janet Murguia, The Washington Post on Feb. 28, 2017, at 6:48 a.m.
OpEd: Some of the darkest chapters in U.S. history have involved forcibly relocating minority populations.
By Garrison Keillor, The Washington Post on Feb. 28, 2017, at 6:04 a.m.
You watch the man do his routine, and the eyes look dead, the face is slack.
on Feb. 27, 2017, at 6:13 p.m.
The only problem is, there’s more to being in charge of the best interests of the citizens of a state than just cash pools and balanced books in one department.
By Andrea Irwin, Ruth Lockhart and Sharon Barker on Feb. 27, 2017, at 10:07 a.m.
It is unconscionable for a billionaire CEO to impose his personal, scientifically inaccurate belief that birth control causes abortion on others.