Analysis – Ignore the pundits and polls; go vote

Analysis – Ignore the pundits and polls; go vote

As we finally approach Election Day, many people are so tired of the campaigns that they ask plaintively, “Are we there yet?” Throughout a long campaign, we have been treated to daily analyses about who’s ahead to the point where it becomes an almost meaningless blur....

Government’s proper role at center of health debate

The Supreme Court hearings on the Affordable Care Act and Gov. Paul LePage’s proposals to narrow MaineCare eligibility and services are both part of a national debate over a much bigger issue – the appropriate role of government. The underlying question is what limits...