We should view laws passed by the people’s representatives as what they are. If they become outdated or need changing, we should amend them, not reinterpret them.
Social media may connect people to the world around us, but it also, ironically, pushes us further and further from our fellow man, and has had a corrosive impact on too many of our lives.
Some think that, somehow, understanding and connecting with established order provides you a better understanding of how to lead that department. I think it shackles you to the status quo.
Trump has nominated a tough, courageous reformer for education secretary. No wonder teachers unions are in panic mode.
It can often seem as if lawmakers are bogged down by the smallness of the job and lose sight of the bigness.
The Maine political superlatives that mark the year that was.
For the uninitiated, every year I give you bold predictions for the coming year, guaranteed to be right, 87.64 percent of the time. This is something I’ve done every year since 2011. Last year I correctly told you that marijuana legalization would pass, as would the minimum wage referendum, Emily Cain would again lose, Ted […]
If you don’t have a message people want to buy, no amount of money will drag you over the finish line.
This is not free market economics.
The voters have never been shy about overruling or changing law made by the Legislature. The same should hold true in reverse.