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Taking the Food Stamp Challenge

My breakfast on Day One of "The Food Stamp Challenge" cost 81 cents.
By BRIAN C. JONES  |  November 04, 2011

LePage's secret bankers

Paul LePage was making national headlines last week for all the wrong reasons: telling the NAACP to "kiss my butt" on the eve of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, dismissing the civil-rights organization as a "special interest" he won't be "held hosta
How much the governor really owes, and to which special-interest groups
By COLIN WOODARD  |  January 21, 2011

At home with the local militia

I hate this pinko welfare country!
By DAVID KISH  |  April 16, 2010

A church remakes itself in the face of hunger

On a bitterly cold morning not long ago, Jerry Viou pulled into the parking lot at Open Table of Christ and a woman popped out from behind a dumpster and shouted, "Do you have food?''
By ELIZABETH RAU  |  February 12, 2010