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President Trump releases video on border security funding, Democrats are “hypocrites”

Washington D.C. – As the debate over funding for border security along the southern border of

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

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

You won’t believe how long bald eagles have been using this nest in Maine

  AUGUSTA – A report from Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife biologists on the comeback of

Judge Throws Out Federal FGM/C Law, Contradicting Claims of Opponents to Maine FGM/C Proposal

Augusta – The common refrain from Maine Legislators who opposed passage of a state law to

View Your Maine School District’s Performance vs. Per Pupil Operating Cost

Augusta – Perhaps one of the most debated questions in Maine’s public policy arena is whether

Maine Dem candidate for Governor Janet Mills and a Melania Trump abortion suggestion

AUGUSTA – When lawyer Stan Tupper posted on Facebook about Melania Trump’s absence from public view

LePage hammers Portland non-citizen voting proposal in weekly address

In his weekly radio address, Governor Paul LePage hammered Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling and Portand City

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez poses in front of Rockefeller bridge because… socialism?

Bar Harbor, Maine – Someone on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s communications team probably didn’t do their homework. The

Non-Citizen Voting in Portland about to become a problem for all of Maine – here’s why

AUGUSTA – The proposal to allow non-citizens the ability to vote in Portland is almost certain

US Justice Dept. Arrests 2,300 For Suspected Sexual Abuse Of Children

WASHINGTON – While the mainstream media was covering tweets, elections and political intrigue this spring, the

Supreme Court ruling on illegal immigrant detention contradicts some Maine sheriffs, lawmakers on detention and rights

WASHINGTON D.C. – A February 27th Supreme Court decision says that immigrants in the United States

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