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  • Winston Churchill remarked: “democracy is the worst form of government — except for all the others that have been tried.” It is a measure of the power of democracy that after he had successfully led the British to victory in the ...
  • Samuel Coleridge wrote that “there are thousands who would rather die than tell a lie [but] will tell twenty to help a certain truth.” This quote seems to describe the current state of most Republicans except that their “certain truth” is ...
  • I have been following the news about negotiations between the city of Belfast and Nordic Aquafarms, Inc. to acquire, through the process of eminent domain, the personal properties owned by a number of Belfast residents....
  • On Thursday, July 15, the Camden Garden Club hosted its 73rd annual garden tour, which included five lovely Camden gardens and the historic Conway House. This event is the garden club’s major fundraiser for various projects in ...
  • Nobody likes being deceived because it isn’t honest, and most people value honesty. In politics especially, we expect our representatives to tell us the truth, or at least not conceal it. In at least one case, that didn’t happen. ...
  • We hear about a lot of money headed toward Maine to improve broadband access. Clearly good news for our state. But we need to be aware of the options that are being considered in providing these services. It is vitally important ...
  • As the Nordic Aquafarms land ownership issue plays out in court, the city of Belfast is rolling up its sleeves to do something it wishes it would never have to do, use eminent domain. With no public comment and closed-door ...
  • The lack of affordable housing in the U.S. is widespread and a growing concern. Finland might provide a model on how to resolve this problem. The Finnish constitution grants all citizens the right to “indispensable subsistence and care” ...
  • Saturday morning, July 17, on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal, guest Bob Richie, president and CEO of FairVote, fielded questions from callers-in and vigorously defended ranked-choice voting as, among other things, a way to ...
  • I would like to thank Senator Susan Collins for her continued advocacy in Washington on behalf of small towns across the country, who are unfairly saddled with the cost and headache of having to store spent nuclear fuel....
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