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Governor LePage takes credit for low unemployment despite doomsaying for years that minimum wage increases will cause unemployment to soar

Governor LePage took to Facebook to proclaim how great his administration is for unemployment. I'm sincerely happy that there is low unemployment in Maine. That's a good thing for our state's workers and families. Not surprisingly, he failed to mention is that he has been saying for years that minimum wage raises are going to … Continue reading Governor LePage takes credit for low unemployment despite doomsaying for years that minimum wage increases will cause unemployment to soar

Jake Tapper of CNN is a full blown propagandist and a shell of a journalist

CNN isn't fake news, but it's some of the lowest quality journalism that exists. It's heavily biased and needs serious reform like most of main stream media. CNN's prominent journalist Jake Tapper has his moments of quality but overall he is a full blown propagandist who uses red herrings, whataboutism and false equivalences to report … Continue reading Jake Tapper of CNN is a full blown propagandist and a shell of a journalist

The cowardly anonymity of MaineExaminer.com

Who runs the website MaineExaminer.com? Why do they post anonymously? The "Maine news site" potentially helped contribute to the the final outcome of the Lewiston mayoral race by hand picking several leaked emails from one campaign and writing extremely deceptive headlines. They're now continuing their work by going after the next progressive race, Jared Golden's bid … Continue reading The cowardly anonymity of MaineExaminer.com

Mainers who want big money out of politics: donate $5 to Betsy Sweet’s Clean Elections campaign

Money in politics impacts everything in our lives is the biggest cancer facing our country. We cannot work together, have a government that helps people or even accept basic realities when money buys our politicians' votes. The pharmaceutical industry spends over $2billion dollars lobbying Washington as the drug companies donating that money reach all time … Continue reading Mainers who want big money out of politics: donate $5 to Betsy Sweet’s Clean Elections campaign

If Dems don’t force Franken and Conyers to resign, Roy Moore will win Alabama’s Senate race

Many fellow Democrats have criticized the voters of Alabama who are sticking with Roy Moore. "How can you support the guy who is accused by 9+ women of being a pedophile?" A lot of Dems have talked a big game about how it's not a partisan critique, but a moral and ethical one. If that's … Continue reading If Dems don’t force Franken and Conyers to resign, Roy Moore will win Alabama’s Senate race

Auburn mayoral candidate bans me on Facebook during discussion about transparency. The hypocrisy is unbelievable.

Earlier today, Auburn mayoral candidate Jason Levesque released a Facebook 'Press Release' where he describes the money his opponent Adam Lee has raised compared to his own self-financed campaign. He made several inferences in his post that Adam Lee isn't transparent due to taking this money. As someone who cares deeply about campaign finance and … Continue reading Auburn mayoral candidate bans me on Facebook during discussion about transparency. The hypocrisy is unbelievable.

Mueller’s investigation files first charges and one major “news” source deflects with terrorism fear mongering

The news has broken today that Mueller's investigation is filing its first charges. The federal grand jury impaneled to investigate the allegations of improper relations between President Trump's presidential campaign and Russia approved a first round of charges. A federal judge has ordered that the indictments be sealed. Pretty big news, right? Almost all major news … Continue reading Mueller’s investigation files first charges and one major “news” source deflects with terrorism fear mongering