A Maine Democrat who launched a failed state senatorial run in 2016 joked about the rising suicide rate among white males during a “Values and Vision” community meeting hosted by the Maine Democratic Party, causing others in the room to burst out laughing.
A number of state ballot initiatives that would create new gun control laws appear to be on their way to passing.
People who have menaced others while dressed as clowns have been scared off by guns in two separate occasions this week.
A Maine proposal that would create a $12 hourly minimum wage could eliminate nearly 4,000 jobs, according to a forthcoming study.
A group of bald eagles dropped a large eel on a New England man’s windshield as he sat eating a sandwich Thursday.
Maine state Democratic Sens. Colleen Lachowicz and Margaret Craven donned clown noses during a Department of Health and Human Services public hearing about the availability of beds for low-income citizens in nursing homes, according to the Maine GOP.
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on Monday blasted defunct Twinkie manufacturer Hostess for “unreasonably delaying providing the [Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International] Union with other requested information” and ordered the company to post signs admitting its bad-faith bargaining in its Biddeford, Maine offices.
A Democratic state senate candidate in Maine has come under fire for her online alter ego, a level 85 orc named Santiaga who stalks the ashen lands of Azeroth.
The scandal-ridden wind energy project co-founded by liberal “independent” Maine senate candidate Angus King received more than $33 million in cash under the 1603 program of the economic stimulus in June, according to the U.S. Treasury.
Former Maine governor and independent Senate candidate Angus King is an alternative energy entrepreneur who made the most of an electric-utility restructuring law that he signed during his governorship, while obtaining loan guarantees via the same program that loaned more than $500 million to the failed solar panel manufacturer Solyndra, records show.