Sunday, December 8, 2013
They will pit business interests against public health advocates and test the scope of the federal government’s regulatory reach.
Maine’s governor gets religion about climate change.
Mandela’s death has sparked an outpouring of memorials and celebrations of the former prisoner turned president who led his country out of apartheid rule.
Song, dance, tears for Mandela in South Africa
But his opponents and a transportation industry expert see sobering challenges, not just business opportunities as the ice cap melts and Arctic shipping lanes open.
Maine's poorest county has struggled for years, and some wonder whether the FreeME proposal from the Maine Heritage Policy Center is the answer to overcoming poverty and boosting population.
From The Guardian: State conservative groups plan US-wide assault on education, health and tax
International, national and state leaders express their admiration for Nelson Mandela
South Africans mourn, celebrate Mandela
Mandela’s fight influenced Maine leaders
Special section: The life of Nelson Mandela
President Obama speaks about "the growing deficit of opportunity."