January 12, 2012 RSS feed / Editorial

‘Savings’ benefit rich

To the editor: A recent letter to the editor by Raymond T. West, (“Out of Whack,” Jan. More...

Do the wealthy pay their fair share?

Most Americans don’t spend a lot of time worrying about how much income other people have, or how much others pay in taxes. More...

Politics at play

In announcing his veto of LD 205, a bill that would have exempted nonprofit performing arts centers from having to pay says tax, Gov. Paul LePage attempted to portray himself as a fiscal watchdog and principled guardian of state sales tax exemptions. More...

Bad candidates yield bad mood

Holiday excess, non-stop TV sports and, most especially, the internecine strife amongst a disastrously weak covey of cacophonous Republican nestlings, all fighting for the dubious worm of nomination against a popular, pragmatic and politically skillf More...

Thanks all around

To the editor: If a village is needed to raise a child, it must take several communities to support a group of 200 students. More...