On top of agreeing to divest from fossil fuels, lawmakers pass 10 measures that promise to reduce carbon emissions and adapt to climate impacts.
But political experts and opponents say the moves show an independent streak, and a wariness of an electoral showdown with Paul LePage.
The current president is attempting to appeal to those who gravitated to Donald Trump because they felt their long positions of power were threatened by progressive liberalism.
Biden wants to take successes to 2022 voters, but GOP senators pledge to block him.
The U.S. is one of the countries experiencing populism as confrontations threaten to replace cooperation among nations.
People reach wrong conclusions by relying too heavily on numbers.
A fair share of the burden should be more than the zero in taxes that many of the wealthiest corporations currently pay.
Trace key events in the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Maine — and how officials are responding — using this interactive, multimedia timeline.
Rep. Jeffrey Evangelos asks, ‘Do we believe in redemption or not?’ while seeking support to overturn a parole ban that has existed in Maine for 45 years.
As the Legislature and courts weigh changes to the marijuana industry, local caregivers fear being overrun by big corporations and out-of-state interests.
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