Maine offered a new spin on an old saw this week. Everyone knows about “pork barrel” politics, where elected officials effectively bribe taxpayers with their own money. It describes a scenario where a legislator works to get a pet project funded for political gain and glory. This week saw the introduction of “pork freezer” politics. […]
If there's anything worse than excessive spending, it's excessive debt
College shouldn’t be an ivory tower apart from the world.
Notes from a Corner of the Country