Maine Insights

Troy Jackson elected to the Democratic National Committee- Kennedy becomes MDP executive director

Maine Democrats have vowed to help the middle-class, all working Mainers and those in need of employment. Photo and article by Ramona du Houx

Obama: Protecting the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Don't roll back the clock on women's heath

 By State Senator Linda Valentino of Saco.

This week marked the 42nd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decisionRoe v. Wade--a decision that affirmed a woman’s right to a safe and legal abortion. A right to constitutional privacy--so that every woman can make her own personal medical decisions without the interference of politicians.

Investing in the next big name artist in Maine: Ramona du Houx


Maine lawmakers launch jobs tour and announce public/private partnerships for job growth

Skilled worker in Winslow, Maine. The Democratic jobs plans would work with companies to train workers. Photo by Ramona du Houx

By Ramona du Houx

Signatures submitted to qualify the Clean Elections Initiative for 2015 ballot

The full remarks by President Barack Obama of the 2015 State of the Union

The full remarks by President Barack Obama of the 2015 State of the Union:

THE PRESIDENT:  Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: 

President Obama talks about the State of the Union in a candid video

Waterville area seniors, community leaders praise KeepME Home proposal for seniors

Speaker Mark Eves brought his KeepME Home proposals to Waterville, ME. 

By Ramona du Houx

A statewide plan to help older adults age in their homes and communities got strong backing Tuesday from local area seniors and community leaders during a forum in Waterville.