Grappling for a Golden opportunity

Grappling for a Golden opportunity

Bruce Poliquin, the former congressman from Maine, said he was asked by state and national Republican leaders to try and reclaim his seat from first-term Democratic representative Jared Golden in what would have been a rematch of their 2018 race. He declined. Then...
Follow the Money: Maine Federal Campaign Finance Tracker

Follow the Money: Maine Federal Campaign Finance Tracker

Editor’s Note: This story was updated on June 25, 2020 with a video tutorial to help people use these interactive graphics. Mainers are facing a historic congressional election season.  In November, voters will decide whether to keep Sen. Susan Collins — the...
Politics is biggest obstacle in fighting COVID-19

Politics is biggest obstacle in fighting COVID-19

The biggest problem with combating COVID-19 is not the struggle of science to come up with an answer. It’s politics. The coronavirus is now the center of a war by the ideological right, led by the Republican Party, against efforts, led by many governors of both...