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Wednesday - May. 31, 2017

Voters have spoken. Twice. In 2004, voters passed an initiative saying the state should fund 55%.  Sadly, Legislators in Augusta never did that.

Monday - May. 22, 2017

The Maine Democratic Party values investment in all Maine families.

Wednesday - Feb. 1, 2017

AUGUSTA — Sen. Nate Libby, D-Lewiston, joined leaders of his city’s community of New Mainers in denouncing President Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees from America and banning all travel to the United States from seven majority-Muslim countries.

Wednesday - Feb. 1, 2017

By Dennis Hoey  FREEPORT — Residents packed the auditorium at the Freeport Community Center Tuesday night to stand up against a message of racism and hatred that they said will not be tolerated in their community.

Saturday - Nov. 5, 2016

A Republican political action committee controlled by House Minority Leader Ken Fredette is under fire for distributing political ads masquerading as local newspapers.

Friday - Oct. 21, 2016
Bangor Daily News Editorial

The Nov. 8 vote in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District is a referendum on the performance of Rep. Bruce Poliquin in his first term in Congress. Voters have to decide whether he should be re-elected.

Friday - Oct. 14, 2016

IN THE gloom and ugliness of this political season, one encouraging truth is often overlooked: There is a well-qualified, well-prepared candidate on the ballot. Hillary Clinton has the potential to be an excellent president of the United States, and we endorse her without hesitation.

Wednesday - Sep. 28, 2016

A THREE-RING binder has now exposed the three-ring circus of unhinged racism and ravings that are the hallmarks of Maine’s governor, Paul LePage (R).

Sunday - Sep. 25, 2016

Rep. Bruce Poliquin and Democratic challenger Emily Cain are tied at 45 percent each in a Democratic poll of Maine's 2nd District obtained by Roll Call.

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