By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 07, 2016, at 2:36 p.m.
A 65-year-old woman who was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in 2012 and nowadays doesn’t know what year it is or who is currently president voted last week by absentee ballot.
By Jake Bleiberg on Nov. 07, 2016, at 2:07 p.m.
Anticipating the the possibility that Mainers will vote to legalize recreational marijuana on Tuesday, Portland city councilors are proposing a temporary ban on shops selling the drug.
By The BDN Editorial Board on Nov. 07, 2016, at 1:50 p.m.
Participation is crucial in this election.
By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 07, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine said Monday that LePage is trying to intimidate people who are studying in Maine.
By Tom Hamburger, Rosalind S. Helderman and Matt Zapotosky, The Washington PostTrump, Clinton make final campaign sprints as FBI closes email case on Nov. 06, 2016, at 8:09 p.m.
Comey’s announcement Sunday cleared a distraction that had dogged the final days of Clinton’s campaign and providing perhaps the last twist of the wild 2016 election year.
By Alana Wise and Valerie Volcovici, Reuters on Nov. 06, 2016, at 1:41 p.m.
By Emily Stephenson and Amanda Becker, Reuters on Nov. 06, 2016, at 8:23 a.m.
Donald Trump was rushed off stage by security agents after a false alarm as someone in the crowd shouted “gun” during scuffles with a man who held up a “Republicans against Trump” sign.
By Susan Sharon, Maine Public on Nov. 04, 2016, at 9:35 a.m.
No one keeps track of exactly how many prisoners vote, but Maine and Vermont are the only two states that allow them to do so.
By Steven Mulroy, The Conversation on Nov. 03, 2016, at 3:51 p.m.
All those frustrated by their choices this election season, and those interested in fair, representative outcomes, should remember that the “spoiler problem” is an eminently fixable problem.
By Emily Cain on Nov. 03, 2016, at 9:30 a.m.
Emily Cain: What we’re missing is a representative who can bring together the resources, partners and tools that businesses and communities need to thrive.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 02, 2016, at 7 p.m.
“We haven’t see this many absentees since 2008,” the Bangor city clerk said.
By Peter Holley, Washington Post on Nov. 02, 2016, at 1:13 p.m.
Under the banner “Make America Great Again,” the paper’s current issue devoted its entire front page to a lengthy defense of Trump’s message — an embrace some have labeled a de facto endorsement.
By CBS 13 on Nov. 02, 2016, at 8:19 a.m.
Campaigning on behalf of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders spoke for more than an hour to a crowd of more than 1,000 at Deering High School, encouraging all of them to go out and vote.
By Jenna Johnson, John Wagner and Jose A. DelReal, The Washington Post on Nov. 02, 2016, at 6:53 a.m.
By Darren Fishell on Nov. 01, 2016, at 6:29 a.m.
Much of the debate over Question 2 on the November ballot centers on who, exactly, would get hit with a higher tax rate to boost funding for public schools.
By John Wagner, Jenna Johnson and Anne Gearan, The Washington Post on Oct. 31, 2016, at 8:27 p.m.
Hillary Clinton sought Monday to redirect the focus of the presidential race to national security and Donald Trump’s fitness for office after days of damaging uncertainty over a renewed investigation into her email use when she was secretary of state.
By Steve Collins, Sun Journal on Oct. 31, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
The 2nd District showdown between U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin, a first-term Republican, and Democratic challenger Emily Cain is one of the most expensive in the nation and is filling the airwaves with more advertising than any other congressional race in the land ahead of the Nov. 8 election.
By Lisa Lambert, Reuters on Oct. 31, 2016, at 1:08 p.m.
Marijuana merchants say there are not nearly enough banks willing to take their cash
By Lesley Wroughton, Reuters on Oct. 30, 2016, at 1:28 p.m.
The FBI on Friday said it was investigating more emails in what the Democratic presidential candidate described as “deeply troubling” behavior 10 days before the election
Bangor Daily News on Oct. 30, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
Sanders has worked to thwart Republican efforts to lure anti-establishment Democrats who backed him during the party’s nominating process.