Roger Katz

federal

Looking Sen. Collins’ gift horse in the mouth and a conversation on race

This week on the Beacon Podcast, Ben and Mike discuss the repudiation of Donald Trump by Sen. Susan Collins, as well as comparing, contrasting and quibbling with Trump rejections by

Maine Legislature

If Republicans don’t support health care expansion, the people of Maine may act

This Friday, depending on which way the legislature votes, 70,000 Mainers who are working hard and just scraping by could finally gain access to health care coverage. Another 4,000 Mainers

public assistance

Gov. LePage in Bangor and more votes on health care and the minimum wage

In this episode of the Beacon Podcast, Mike describes a touching moment between him and Governor Paul LePage and Ben explains what happened in two strange votes in the State

Roger Katz

Health care expansion fails in Senate after Republicans Katz and Woodsome flip

After Republican Senator Tom Saviello’s bill to accept federal funding for MaineCare expansion passed by a single vote in the Senate on Tuesday and was subsequently passed in the House