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Democrats typically outpace Republicans in absentee ballot requests. However, the differences are more striking this year.
Another round of federal loan help for small businesses could be taken up by Congress in the next couple of weeks, according to a representative of the senator.
Results are not expected to be delayed unless ranked-choice voting kicks in for high-profile races.
“The experiment with distance learning in Maine schools this spring was generally not a good one,” writes Matthew Gagnon.
“Last week, the U.S. House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis released a report that outlines federal policies that could help to fight climate change,” writes David Farmer.
“In the longer term, Maine must continue to address systemic economic disparities,” writes the BDN Editorial Board.