On November 8, 2022, a ranked choice ballot will be used for the third time for a statewide election in Maine history. Ranked choice voting allows voters to rank all of the candidates on the ballot in order of their own preference.
Maine U.S. House Race 2022
Maine is represented by representatives Chellie Pingree (D), and Jared Golden (D). Read about the state of the race for both of these candidates in the 2022 midterm elections.
Eggs and Issues: October’s Gubernatorial Debate
Thursday morning, October 6, the Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted a gubernatorial debate at the Holiday Inn by the Bay…
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SMCC Students Attend Gubernatorial Debate
This morning, myself and two other writers for The Beacon had the pleasure of attending a debate between Governor Janet Mills and former Governor Paul Lepage right here in Portland. Jesse Bifulco, […]
SMCC’s Iconic Lighthouse is in Danger
The Spring Point pop-up was a small event that offered food and promoted local artists, but it was also intended to be a networking event to help spread awareness about the lighthouse’s lurking issues…
Maine Governor Race 2022: A Deep Dive into the Candidates – Paul LePage
As the Maine Governor’s race edges closer to election day on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, it is important to stay informed on the state of the race, the candidates, and their policies. This article will provide a deep dive into the life, career, and policies of gubernatorial candidate Paul LePage.
Maine Governor Race 2022: A Deep Dive into the Candidates – Janet Mills
With so many opinions and facts floating around, it can be difficult to get a grasp on who each candidate really is. This article will provide a deep dive into the life, career, and policies of gubernatorial candidate Janet Mills.
(Opinion) The Lit Powder Keg
These dangerous ideologies are spreading through American political culture like wildfires as tensions are at a boiling point. There have been hundreds of incidents over the last few years of individuals or groups acting out with political motivations.
There Are More Fake Abortion Clinics in Maine Than Real: Here’s What You Need to Know
In a nation increasingly divided over abortion rights, Maine has served as a safe haven for people from surrounding states to find the medical care they deserve. A quick search for “abortion […]