John Kosinski

Maine Legislature

School funding in limbo as Gov. LePage refuses to implement Question 2

Governor Paul LePage and Maine Republicans are apparently having trouble deciding which election outcomes should or should not be respected, with Mainers treated to the strange spectacle of a governor

gun safety

Campaign managers explain what’s next for those ballot measures you just voted on

This week on the Beacon podcast, Ben and Mike continue their conversation with four of the campaign managers for measures that were on the ballot last week, including a discussion

education

Maine teachers speak out on paying for supplies from their own pockets

These Maine teachers describe in detail how a lack of adequate school funding has often led to them to pay for classroom supplies out of their own pockets.

education

The referendum Gov. LePage hates most

This week on the Beacon podcast, Mike interviews Yes on 2 campaign manager John Kosinski on the Stand Up for Students referendum. Governor Paul LePage has repeatedly said it’s the

John Kosinski

Stunning video: Gov. LePage bars legislators from public meeting

A video posted yesterday by John Kosinski of the Maine Education Association shows Maine state representatives and senators, including members of the Education Committee, being denied entry to a meeting