Roman Catholic Diocese

Maine State Chamber

Rep. Golden stands up to corporate lobby to fight wage theft

A new bill introduced by House Assistant Majority Leader Jared Golden would crack down on wage theft by unethical employers in Maine. The bill is designed to address a widespread

Maine Council of Churches

Maine faith leaders back minimum wage referendum

At a gathering in front of St. Luke’s Cathedral in Portland on Thursday, pastors and rabbis representing ten different communities of faith urged support for a ‘Yes’ vote on Question

health care

Republican-led MaineCare expansion passes in Senate, but LePage veto looms

The Maine Senate on Tuesday voted 18-17 in favor of legislation sponsored by Republican Senator Tom Saviello to accept federal dollars to expand access affordable health care for low-income Mainers.