George Mitchell, the former Maine senator, is planning to travel to Belfast to mark the anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement he helped engineer that brought peace to Northern Ireland.
Maine presumably would keep legalized abortion, part of what could be a patchwork of laws across the US.
Rep. Jeffrey Evangelos asks, ‘Do we believe in redemption or not?’ while seeking support to overturn a parole ban that has existed in Maine for 45 years.
To achieve the legislated goal of decarbonizing Maine by 2050, the state must dramatically expand renewable power generation and transmission. Overcoming negative public opinion in the wake of the Hydro-Quebec corridor debate is just one obstacle in the way.