Season 4

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Maine State Budget

A review of the new Maine state budget.

Maine State Budget

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Water Extraction Tax

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

Water Extraction 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

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Municipal Revenue Sharing

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

Municipal Revenue Sharing

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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

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Prescription Drug Pricing

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

Prescription Drug Pricing

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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

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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?

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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?

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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

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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

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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

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The New State Government

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

The New State Government

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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

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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

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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

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Gubernatorial Transitions

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

Gubernatorial Transitions

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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

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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

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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

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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?