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Democrats widen path for middle class income tax increases with Congressional rule change

Washington D.C. – Democrats have cleared the way for income tax increases to be pushed through

Janet Mills snubs Trump as he meets with bipartisan group of newly elected Governors

Washington D.C. – President Donald Trump welcomed 13 newly elected Governors from across the nation to

Maine to decide on Local Option Sales Tax, policy groups say it hurts low-income people most

AUGUSTA – Whether you look at data from the left-leaning Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy

United States ranks 17th in Human Freedom Index report

Washington D.C. – The 4th annual Human Freedom Index report says the United States ranks 17th

California proposes a new tax on text messages

San Francisco – California may soon impose a tax on text messages to fund free and

LePage reiterates plan to run against Mills in 2022 if she returns to Baldacci era fiscal policy

AUGUSTA – Appearing on WVOM’s George Hale/Ric Tyler radio show on Tuesday, Governor LePage reiterated his

Portland City Council is sworn in, immediately goes after Trump

PORTLAND – In the course of one meeting, the Portland City Council inaugurated recently elected members

LA Study shows 80% of Medicaid expansion recipients not eligible

LOUISIANA – Louisiana’s legislative auditor has released data showing that more than 80% of the state’s

Maine’s surplus revenue equals over $850 per middle class family, but Janet Mills has made promises to spend it

AUGUSTA – With state revenue surging in the final months of Paul LePage’s time as Governor,

Maine Democrats choose Bangor defense attorney to succeed Mills as AG

AUGUSTA – Democrats in the Maine Legislature used four rounds of voting to winnow a field

Little known constitutional provision offers some protection from Maine ballot questions

AUGUSTA – Ask the average Mainer what a “competing measure” is when it comes to Maine’s

At Old Orchard Beach Schools, performance down and costs are up

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – As the local school budget committee starts work a new budget for

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