by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 15, 2014
The way most American states count their ballots is truly inane.
by Igor Volsky Posted on September 4, 2014
The comment, which referenced China's 5,500 mile-long Great Wall, elicited laughs from the audience.
by Ryan Koronowski, Tiffany Germain Posted on July 1, 2014
Fifteen out of twenty-nine sitting Republican governors deny climate science despite the overwhelming level of scientific consensus. None of the country’s Democratic governors have made public statements denying climate change.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on June 5, 2014 Updated: June 5, 2014
While some are complaining about the EPA's new carbon limits, one group of states is already well on their way to big emissions cuts.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 20, 2014 Updated: May 20, 2014
Maine's governor spent nearly $1 million on a welfare report with money meant for welfare recipients.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on April 12, 2014 Updated: April 13, 2014
This leaves Maine as the only New England state without a policy in place to encourage homes and businesses to install solar projects.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 10, 2014
Gov. Paul LePage (R) is insistent on denying health care to 70,000 low-income Mainers.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 25, 2014 Updated: March 25, 2014
Gov. Paul LePage is putting forward a slate of reforms that would likely make life more difficult for the state's poor residents.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 12, 2014 Updated: February 12, 2014
In the midst of a growing drug abuse problem in New England, Maine's governor continues to undermine his residents' access to medical treatment.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 11, 2014
"I do not hesitate to collect a deer carcass from the roadway," said Maine State Trooper Jon Brown.