As Chief Justice John Roberts has said, “there is no good idea clause in the Constitution.”
If you don’t know what you’re going to hit — whether extended families or hunters — don’t pull the trigger.
Instead of entrusting policy matters to the 186 legislators Mainers choose every two years, we get self-contained campaigns that let interest groups write exactly what they want into law.
I was going to write a column on income inequality this week. Starting with the passing of Phyllis Schlafly on Labor Day, it was going to explore how family structure contributes to the challenge, especially as women in my generation continue to surpass men in degree attainment. Then NBC’s “Commander-in-Chief” forum came on. I hadn’t […]
My prediction for Act V of this drama? Nothing will happen, leaving the matter to the ballot and Maine voters.