Season 4

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Maine State Budget

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    Maine State Budget

    A review of the new Maine state budget.

    Maine State Budget

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Water Extraction Tax

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    Water Extraction Tax

    Legislature considers taxing water extracted from Maine and sold as bottled water.

    Water Extraction Tax

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Local Option Sales Tax

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    Local Option Sales Tax

    The Maine Legislature considers a bill to allow cities & towns to levy sales taxes.

    Local Option Sales Tax

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Municipal Revenue Sharing

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    Municipal Revenue Sharing

    Governor Janet Mills proposes an increase in the percentage of municipal revenue sharing.

    Municipal Revenue Sharing

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Statewide Single-use Plastic Bag Ban

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    Statewide Single-use Plastic Bag Ban

    Will the Maine Legislature pass a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags?

    Statewide Single-use Plastic Bag Ban

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Prescription Drug Pricing

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    Prescription Drug Pricing

    What determines the price of our prescription drugs in Maine and nationally?

    Prescription Drug Pricing

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Death With Dignity in Maine

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    Death With Dignity in Maine

    A bill allowing terminally ill patients physician-assisted dying goes to the legislature.

    Death With Dignity in Maine

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Should the President be elected by Popular National Vote?

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    Should the President be elected by Popular National Vote?

    The effort to do away with the Electoral College in the US Presidential election is growin

    Should the President be elected by Popular National Vote?

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Do Public Employees Have the Right to Strike?

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    Do Public Employees Have the Right to Strike?

    What rights do public employees have surrounding a work stoppage?

    Do Public Employees Have the Right to Strike?

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event The Divisive CMP Transmission Line Proposal

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    The Divisive CMP Transmission Line Proposal

    Central Maine Power is proposing a Canada-to-Massachusetts power line thru western Maine.

    The Divisive CMP Transmission Line Proposal

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Gun Control Legislation Returns

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    Gun Control Legislation Returns

    A bill would allow temporary disarming of someone suspected of mental health issues.

    Gun Control Legislation Returns

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Maine's Office of Innovation and the Future

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    Maine's Office of Innovation and the Future

    Co-Host Hannah Pingree has a new job with Maine's Office of Innovation and the Future.

    Maine's Office of Innovation and the Future

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Pardon, Clemency, and Expungement policies in Maine

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    Pardon, Clemency, and Expungement policies in Maine

    What are the rules on pardons, clemency, and expungement in Maine?

    Pardon, Clemency, and Expungement policies in Maine

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    The New State Government

    The new state government has arrived in Maine's capital, Augusta.

    The New State Government

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Newly Selected Attorney General and State Treasurer

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    Newly Selected Attorney General and State Treasurer

    Meet the new Attorney General, Aaron Frey and new Treasurer Henry Beck.

    Newly Selected Attorney General and State Treasurer

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Climate Change Report and Maine

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    Climate Change Report and Maine

    What does the most recent federal climate assessment report mean for Maine?

    Climate Change Report and Maine

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Charitable Giving In Maine

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    Charitable Giving In Maine

    The state of charitable giving in Maine.

    Charitable Giving In Maine

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event The Incoming Maine House of Representatives

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    The Incoming Maine House of Representatives

    What are the expectations for the 2019 Maine House of Representatives?

    The Incoming Maine House of Representatives

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Maine's Department of Health and Human Services Future

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    Maine's Department of Health and Human Services Future

    What a new governor means to the Department of Health and Human Services in Maine.

    Maine's Department of Health and Human Services Future

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Gubernatorial Transitions

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    Gubernatorial Transitions

    Transitioning between governors is discussed with a pair of political insiders.

    Gubernatorial Transitions

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Ranked Choice Voting in Maine

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    Ranked Choice Voting in Maine

    Ranked Choice Voting in Maine and the complications in the 2nd Congressional District.

    Ranked Choice Voting in Maine

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event Rates of Vaccinated Children in Maine Decline

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    Rates of Vaccinated Children in Maine Decline

    Vaccination rates in Maine decline while reported cases of whooping cough increase.

    Rates of Vaccinated Children in Maine Decline

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event A Recap of the 2018 Election

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    A Recap of the 2018 Election

    Reporters covering the politics in Augusta analyze the results from the 2018 election.

    A Recap of the 2018 Election

    Video thumbnail: The Maine Event What Voting Rights Do Maine Residents Have on Election Day?

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    What Voting Rights Do Maine Residents Have on Election Day?

    Maine's Secretary of State and the ACLU of Maine Legal Director discuss voting rights.

    What Voting Rights Do Maine Residents Have on Election Day?