Database of legislators’ sources of income launched

Database of legislators’ sources of income launched

AUGUSTA – The Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting has launched a new interactive online tool to help the state’s citizens better understand the private financial interests of their legislators. “Making Connections: A Guide to Maine Legislators’ Private and...

LePage, utilities commissioner at odds over ethics

AUGUSTA — Three people in the state have the power to decide how much Mainers pay every month for water, natural gas, telephone and electricity. They’re the members of the state Public Utilities Commission, or PUC, and they preside over decorous, court-like...