by Alan Pyke Posted on April 24, 2015
A Maine law that purports to ban "junk food" purchases with food stamps would also deny the poor access to bulk deli meats.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on April 14, 2015
Maine is reaching a record number of people with its needle exchange programs. Here's why that's a true public health success.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 7, 2015
A network of clinics in Maine has raised thousands of dollars to help fund its abortion services, thanks to an assist from a particularly unlikely source.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 6, 2015
Climate change and ocean acidification pose a grave risk to Maine's lucrative lobster industry.
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 21, 2015
While state officials portray their decision as an act of compliance with federal law, the feds have invited Maine to waive work requirements for another year because the economy is still too weak for the policy to be effective.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 14, 2015
Applicants will have to disclose prior felonies and take a drug test or risk losing benefits.
by Scott Keyes Posted on December 16, 2014
Maine voters will likely decide whether to adopt Ranked-Choice Voting next year.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on October 31, 2014
Maine's governor, Paul LePage, has questioned the science behind climate change, opposed clean energy policies, and talked up the economic benefits of global warming.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on October 30, 2014
Kaci Hickox's act of defiance illustrates exactly why experts say health workers shouldn't be quarantined.
by Judd Legum Posted on October 18, 2014
The teacher didn't actually come into contact with any Ebola patients.