Who Influences Maine News (and Their Viewers’ Views)?

Who Influences Maine News (and Their Viewers’ Views)?

Channel 2 and sister TV station Channel 6 are no longer owned by Mainers. This means that the news and editorial positions on those TV stations can be decided somewhere else by somebody across the country or part way around the world from us. Look at this from the station’s own website and ask yourself “Would George Soros-types and other dark money be able to influence the TV markets here in Maine?

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Is Salazar trying to impose a federal park on Maine?

Is Salazar trying to impose a federal park on Maine?

I wondered what Samuel Adams and Thomas Jefferson would think of their country now if they had been sitting in the auditorium of Stearns High School. Pro-park, professional environmentalists drove up from southern Maine to support Salazar and came face to face with local people who are dependent on earning their living from the Maine woods.

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Governor signs proclamation making February 6 Ronald Reagan Day

America overwhelmingly voiced approval of his leadership when 49 of the 50 states reelected him president in 1984.

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State Democrats Vote Down Taxpayer Bill of Rights (TABOR)

No surprises here as Democrats refuse to accept accountability with your money.

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Maine’s High Taxes Break Up Families

Government overspending in Maine is hurting each of us personally. If you’ve lost your children to other states with more robust economies, it means your bonds with those grandchildren aren’t as strong as if they lived down the street or within driving distance.

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Counting Your Chickens Before They Hatch

Karen Bailey of Americans for Tax Reform looks at Question 3 on Maine’s ballot and calls fowl. The supposed “savings” projected by the Department of Transportation and the Legislature will only be replaced by interest payments on loans.

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Who Won’t Raise Your Taxes

Thirteen candidates for state senate have pledged they will oppose and vote against any and all efforts to increase taxes. Fifty-three candidates for house seats have signed the same pledge. Here they are.

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Why Pull the Plug on the Milliken Nomination?

While Congress and Wall Street are searching for higher standards of business practices to help clean up shoddy deals and restore investor confidence, isnít it time that Maine citizens insist that ethical standards apply to government? If your answer is yes, then take a close look at the growing controversy over the re-nomination of Roger Milliken, Jr. to another term on the Land for Maineís Future Board. The hearing is set for Tuesday in Augusta.

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