By Zack Ford on November 4, 2013
Maine Congressman Michael Michaud (D) has come out as gay, making him the 7th openly LGBT member of the House of Representatives.
By Christopher Butterfield on October 22, 2013
The GOP governor falsely claims that 47% of able-bodied Mainers don't work in a comment eerily reminiscent of Mitt Romney's infamous remark.
By Alan Pyke on October 10, 2013
Maine has no home heating aid money left from last season as the shutdown wears on the temperatures fall.
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By Sy Mukherjee on October 9, 2013
The first-of-its-kind law is drawing criticism from the pharmaceutical industry, which will challenge it in court.
By Adam Peck on August 20, 2013
The comments were made during a private fundraiser, and two Republican lawmakers who were present confirmed the statement's authenticity to a local newspaper.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on August 12, 2013
Persistent anti-choice protests outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Maine have driven a popular restaurant out of business. When it comes to anti-abortion harassment, that's just the tip of the iceberg.
By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on August 11, 2013
Farm owners are turning to tractors to replace seasonal farm workers as a way to bypass the difficulty of finding future documented seasonal farm laborers and American workers.
By Rebecca Leber on June 27, 2013
By Rebecca Leber on June 19, 2013
By Aviva Shen on June 12, 2013