Portland was praised for its quality of life and relatively low crime rate, among other favorable factors.
The US total was estimated at 107,622 overdose deaths, an increase of 14.9 percent.
The rankings have been criticized by some, though.
Campaign spending provides one of the only concrete windows into party jockeying for power in Maine’s Legislature. Explore trends in fundraising and spending with the Maine Monitor’s interactive data dashboards.
Explore trends in fundraising and spending for Maine’s federal elections in 2020 using The Maine Monitor’s interactive data dashboards.
Explore trends in Maine’s COVID-19 cases by county, age and sex of the afflicted individuals and more in charts updated daily with data from Maine’s CDC.
Private electricity suppliers, which promised rates lower than the government-set default, instead cost Mainers an extra $132 million over seven years.
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