03/13/14 03:15 PM
PORTLAND, Maine (Legal Newsline) — A bill that would make patent trolling more difficult in Maine is headed to the state Senate floor. This week, members of a joint standing judiciary committee — three senators and 10 representatives — voted in favor of the bill, Legislative...
By Alanna Durkin | 03/12/14 09:10 AM
Maine Republicans who are fiercely fighting an effort to expand government-subsidized health care coverage to roughly 70,000 residents have come up with an alternative: government-subsidized health care.
03/11/14 09:45 PM
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Republicans who are fiercely fighting an effort to expand government-subsidized health care coverage to roughly 70,000 residents have come up with an alternative: government-subsidized health care. The lawmakers have long opposed President Barack Obama's signature...
03/10/14 09:57 AM
AUGUSTA, Maine — Officials say a state child care licensing supervisor who failed to take action for more than a year after inspectors discovered abuse at a Lyman day care center has been reassigned within the department and is no longer making licensing decisions. Kenneth Albert, director...
By Associated Press | 02/24/14 10:27 AM
Maine lawmakers are considering a bill that for the first time would provide emergency dental care for adults who receive Medicaid benefits. The proposal is designed to reduce uncompensated emergency room treatment for dental pain.
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 06:01 PM
Maine Gov. Paul LePage says massive Medicaid spending is crowding out funding for education and natural resource protection as he continues to push back against expanding the program under the Affordable Care Act.
By Associated Press | 02/12/14 08:31 AM
Hundreds of Maine businesses are calling on U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King to support new standards proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency for power plants.
02/03/14 10:49 AM
AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine advocates are asking lawmakers to order a new review of health care services in the state's correctional facilities. Groups including the Maine Prisoner Advocacy Coalition and the Maine Civil Liberties Union want the Office of Program Evaluation and Government...
By Associated Press | 02/01/14 04:01 PM
Fake guns on school grounds would be prohibited in Maine, under a bill state lawmakers plan to take up at a public hearing Monday.
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