When a debate — any debate — isn’t going your way, it’s all too easy to disengage entirely from the discussion, rather than try to offer your own constructive solutions and respond appropriately to criticism. As we all well know, this is a common problem in our everyday lives, but it crops up often enough in politics […]
The presidential election is not the only race on the ballot this fall.
While many bemoan the partisanship paralyzing Washington, D.C., a status quo mindset locally can be just as destructive.
A leaked memo announcing Gov. LePage’s goal to shrink the state workforce is a soft opening to budget talks that will start after November’s elections.
How can the Democratic National Committee now possibly defend Hillary Clinton on her email troubles?
At a time when the world so desperately needs strong leadership from the U.S., both major political parties have abdicated that responsibility.
The selection of Donald Trump’s running mate offers the presumptive GOP nominee a chance to mollify the delegates intrinsically opposed to his nomination.
As we all join together with family and friends to enjoy fireworks, BBQ, and this beautiful summer day, let’s all remember that we’re here for a reason: to celebrate our nation’s independence. However, two hundred years ago, our founding fathers didn’t win our freedom from a tyrannical king by staging sit-ins, or with strongly worded protests, […]
We should look at why Brexit passed in the context of Britain.
Voters in both parties rejected the cooperative, moderate spirit last week.
Maine is in need of serious change, not gimmicky “reforms” that attempt, and fail, to change our elections.
There’s a simple rule book to follow for an out-of-state group looking to notch a win in Maine.
The U.S. is a grand experiment that is never fully complete, that is always being improved upon generation after generation.
Here are the known unknowns of this election cycle.
Imposing steep tariffs would be less likely to result in a rebirth of American manufacturing than it would be to hinder American innovation.