‘Shock-and-awe’ barrage of negativity decides race

So the 1st District’s Congresslady is going back to Washington after directing a merciless shock-and-awe bombardment of explosive charges against an opponent who she believed was gaining on her. Never has such a massive barrage of negation been fired in a state where negative political advertising, not so long ago, was shunned by both parties. […]

Food stamp totals tell interesting story of two states

The election of a Republican governor and legislature may suggest the time is ripe to look for news stories that the Maine media, perhaps for reasons of too much ideology or too little enthusiasm, has stubbornly ignored. Prominent among these should be an examination of the remarkable dichotomy in economic and business philosophies between Maine and […]