Maine’s low-tech voting system is relatively well-insulated from hacking attempts, but the secretary of state says an online voter file could be vulnerable.
It’s Gov. Paul LePage’s final State of the State address tonight and the Daily Brief is helping you get set for it.
The abrupt move from the governor coming during a legislative battle to keep the Machiasport prison open indefinitely.
Making a rare pitch to a legislative panel, the governor said it’s “unconscionable” for towns to take homes from seniors. But Democrats used the opportunity to press him on other issues.
Many of the leading gubernatorial candidates appeared Wednesday evening during a debate in Portland that centered on public infrastructure challenges. It was an early look at the slate of candidates in what promises to be an intense and bruising primary.
Maine is divided on President Donald Trump and reactions to his winding State of the Union speech from the state’s congressional delegation were predictably muddled.
Waterville Mayor Nick Isgro’s mix of stances may play well to Maine Republicans, but he’s trying to get gubernatorial candidates to adopt them instead of joining them himself.
Every decision is political when it comes to Tuesday’s State of the Union speech. Rep. Chellie Pingree has chosen a DREAMer to President Donald Trump’s address on Tuesday. Rep. Bruce Poliquin has chosen a U.S. Navy veteran.
The Democrat’s campaign has more debt than money raised, raising lots of questions about her priorities.
But there’s no deal in sight as Acadia National Park starts a shutdown lighter than the one in 2013.