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Dirty Deeds, Done Dirt Cheap

If you work on enough political campaigns, you invariably witness all sorts of dirty campaign tricks and negative mudslinging.

Unfortunately, that kind of tom-foolery has become the norm in national politics, but it is rare to find such tactics deployed at the local level. 776 more words


When love comes to town

And, they’re off!

The 2015 municipal election season in Biddeford has started with a bang, according to this story from the Portland Press Herald. 503 more words


Two Aroostook County Democrats want LePage investigated over blogger’s allegations

Spotted this story the other day and wanted to share it.

Two Democratic lawmakers from Aroostook County are asking the Legislature’s Government Oversight Committee to investigate whether Gov.

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The Bully in the Playhouse

The Maine State Legislature has moved to its summer recess and now the cleanup crews have moved in to scrap the residue of food fights, tantrums, rock throwing, and all around juvenile behavior off the walls of the respective legislative chambers and the Governor’s office. 463 more words


Pope Francis Asked To Exorcise Maine's LePage Demons

Pope Francis has been asked to come to Maine, Modern Philosophers, to exorcise my state of its LePage Demons.

That would be a reference to Governor Paul LePage, the man who seems hellbent on running Maine into the ground while offending every citizen in the process. 614 more words


Dog Day Afternoon

Like everyone else in Biddeford, State senator David Dutremble is troubled by the allegations of child sexual abuse that has roiled this city for the past several weeks. 2,754 more words


What I Learned About Maturity from Being Trolled Online

I love Twitter. It’s a great place to see streamlined news, for celebrities to connect with fans, and to see the best and the worst the internet has to offer. 608 more words

What I've Learned