Progressives in states like Maine are working to heal the divisions of wedge politics practiced by politicians across the nation.
Savvy employers play one state against another when they plan new facilities.
It looks like voters across the country are having second thoughts about the tea party agenda, now that they have seen what it actually means in practice.
Companies that merge don't maintain the joint workforce.
Gov. LePage's rampage includes busting unions, rolling back child labor laws, gutting programs for the middle class and poor, and raising the retirement age for the state's workers
New Republican governors are rebuffing Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy.
All workers should have access to earned sick leave when they need it.