Maine should join other states in moving forward with upgrades to driver’s licenses to comply with federal standards.
As someone who depends on a clean environment to make a living, I’m worried we are trading the long-term health of our planet for short-term economic gains.
It is within our power as citizens to demand prison reform and sensible immigration policy from our leaders in Washington. However, as the quota discussed here suggests, once a giveaway for a large and powerful industry is enshrined in public policy, it becomes very hard to undo, even when the agencies and Cabinet secretaries involved attempt to change it.
U.S. combat operations have declined since the Bush era, but contrary to President Barack Obama’s claims, no wars have been ended.
The LePage administration isn’t finished with its efforts to make it harder for people to eat.
What could have caused LePage to have such a drastic change of heart regarding the Land for Maine’s Future program we thought he scorned?
Support for families to alleviate conditions of poverty can make a significant difference for those children throughout their lifetime.
What matters now is that Democrats stop gloating, Republicans stop sulking, and each party come to the table to improve a health care system that both parties agree needs work.
The open border between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic depends on both countries being part of the European Union.
It recently occurred to me that in my lifetime we have witnessed the healthy appearance of some remarkably useful little inventions so simple that, when you think about it, the normal reaction is or should be, “Doggone it, why didn’t I think of that? I could now be as rich as Warren Buffett.”
The anti-Trump opposition flatters itself as “the resistance.” As if this is Vichy France. It’s not. It’s 21st-century America. And the good news is that the checks and balances are working just fine.
We have heard the excuses over and over on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s behalf. He’s new at this. He’s getting his feet wet. He’s not used to press scrutiny. Frankly, neither he nor his defenders are helping his cause at this point.
Ever since Sept. 11, American Muslims have complained of receiving extra scrutiny when they fly.
Having more women in government isn’t about eliminating unflattering photos or ending uninformed, embarrassing comments. It is about crafting better policies and laws for all Americans.