By Richard H. Schmidt III on May 18, 2016, at 11:04 a.m.
I haven’t always supported the proposal to create a national park east of Baxter, but then, the proposal didn’t always look the way it does today.
on May 17, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
Instead of worrying about a record of what they say and do in committee meetings, our politicians should be worrying about the record of what they are not saying and doing.
By William Schlesinger on May 17, 2016, at 2:03 p.m.
OpEd: A vocal opposition group wants the National Park Service to reject a gift of more than 80,000 acres that would establish a new park in western Maine. Let’s hope this opposition can be reversed.
By Matt Leonard on May 17, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
The Department of Labor soon will release a new overtime plan that will dramatically increase overtime pay obligations for employers.
By Kathleen Parker, The Washington Post on May 17, 2016, at 10:59 a.m.
OpEd: It should be obvious to all by now that Donald Trump knows nothing of what he speaks. His disastrous economic ideas are but the latest in a litany of nonsensical proposals.
Maine Democratic Party remains silent after DNC Vice Chairman slams activists over superdelegate vote
on May 16, 2016, at 1 p.m.
The superdelegate saga has been an ongoing storyline this primary season for a number of reasons. One, there is the political aspect of it, with a great number of the superdelegates pulling for the established Democrat as opposed to the grassroots candidate. There is also the philosophical argument opposing the …
By Paul Liebow on May 16, 2016, at 12:19 p.m.
It should push the community of nations to work to banish all nuclear weapons for eternity.
By Gwynne Dyer on May 16, 2016, at 10:19 a.m.
Gwynne Dyer: Nobody will admit this crisis is about ending government subsidies for the poor, but the crowds demonstrating against President Dilma Rousseff’s government have been almost entirely white.
By Hayden Anderson on May 15, 2016, at 5:04 p.m.
Equality is a bedrock American value, yet somehow it feels like we’re not very good at it.
By Robert Schwartz on May 15, 2016, at 11:18 a.m.
Right now, there’s a dangerous loophole in Maine law that makes it easy for dangerous people to purchase a gun without going through a background check. We have a chance in Maine to fix it and make our state safer.
By Michael Gerson, The Washington Post on May 15, 2016, at 9:38 a.m.
Hostility to outsiders, of course, pre-existed the political movement taking advantage of it. But what role does leadership play in encouraging this attitude?
By Stanley B. Greenberg, The Washington Post on May 15, 2016, at 9:24 a.m.
Moderate Republicans will have the last word in this dramatic presidential election year.
on May 14, 2016, at 2:48 p.m.
Like, will anyone ask Senator King why he voted against modifying the president’s authority to designate national monuments in February?
By Ron Joseph on May 14, 2016, at 1 a.m.
In the 1960s, Maine’s rural baseball fields lacked fences, batting cages and dugouts. More than a few fields doubled as town pastures, cropped and fertilized by cows and other quadrupeds.
By Terry Tempest Williams on May 13, 2016, at 6:49 a.m.
OpEd: Our national parks are breathing spaces, and never have we needed them more.
By Kevin L. Raye on May 12, 2016, at 1:31 p.m.
The urgency of finding innovative new uses and new markets to maximize the economic productivity of our forests is indisputable.
By Keith Bowden on May 12, 2016, at 12:48 p.m.
OpEd: The truth is, as an engineer, facts are stubborn things and if something sounds too good to be true, it usually is. So, let’s examine several of those claims.
By Dana Milbank, The Washington Post on May 12, 2016, at 8:55 a.m.
OpEd: Rep. Vern Buchanan, a Florida Republican, has called himself “pro-life” since he came to Congress a decade ago. This month, he’s proving it.
on May 11, 2016, at 6:09 p.m.
Such a transformative moment, I can still picture it all like it was yesterday.
By William J. Murphy on May 11, 2016, at 11:39 a.m.
Given the rising tide of resentment lately against the democratically elected President Obama and the rising popularity of Donald Trump, I suggest that the United States of America might be on the verge of abandoning democracy in favor of totalitarianism.