Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Andrew Marsters

A View from the Hill: Oh, Canada

Recently people have been telling me that if they could they would move to Canada to escape the utter chaos and insanity the U.S....
Edgar Allen Beem

The Universal Notebook: Mud-wrestling for a U.S. Senate seat

Maine’s U.S. Senate election is turning into a $100 million mud-wrestling contest with the candidates and their supporters fighting dirty in ways that should...
Al Diamon

Politics & Other Mistakes: Overlooked races

The thing I hate about big disasters – climate change, the death of a U.S. Supreme Court justice and her possible replacement by a...

Your Viewpoint: Same old, same old from Collins

Maine's Republican U.S. senator, Susan Collins, is widely and correctly perceived as an accomplice of President Donald Trump – and in danger of losing her...
Al Diamon

Politics & Other Mistakes: On the fringes

Let’s suppose you’re a Republican stalwart (i.e., an insane person), who wants to see Donald Trump win at least one electoral vote in Maine...

Our Viewpoint: RBG and Susan

The news that came last Friday night was a gut punch to those who care about equal rights for women, and the fair administration...
Edgar Allen Beem

The Universal Notebook: How to fix the Supreme Court

Remember Judge Merrick Garland of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit? He should be a member of the U.S. Supreme Court...

Miserable & Magical: We must finish what RBG started

Just last week I saw a tweet saying Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wouldn’t live through the next presidential term and I scoffed. Call it...
Edgar Allen Beem

The Universal Notebook: Superspreader seeks herd immunity

The young guy behind me at Hannaford the other day was not pleased about having an associate tell him which cash register to go...
Andrew Marsters

A View from the Hill: Go outside and learn

A friend of mine hosted a 7-year-old guest for a few days recently. It’s not always easy to entertain a 7-year-old boy, so she...