states diverge on transgender health care coverage

On the other hand, Maine announced last month that it would begin covering transition services under Medicaid, and judges Wisconsin, Minnesota and California ruled that health care providers in those states ca not discriminate based on identity. ... This prohibition against coverage was..

june 28, 2019

All that remained was to truck the boat to the harbor, step the mast, and sail her to her mooring Kittery, Maine, on the Piscataqua River. ... My friends had plans to buddy-boat Down East, or north, up the coast of Maine. ..

maine could push to change way president gets elected

Maine could push to change way president gets elected. AUGUSTA, MaineMaine's House is breathing new life into proposal to join states pledging to award Electoral College tallies to the popular vote in presidential elections.. ... Now, Maine's proposal faces in..

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Several states including Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada,   Pennsylvania,  and Tennessee have religious exemptions from prophylactic eye drops for newborns. ... Twelve states have religious defenses to misdemeanors Alabama, Alaska, California,..

6 legislative efforts to protect your right to vote

The bill has received the endorsement from Portland Press Herald, Ellsworth American, and leaders across Maine and across the spectrum. Maine Senate Majority Leader Troy Jackson has put forth legislation, LD 1083, to change the current presidential caucus system to primary system, and..

as goes voting in maine, so goes connecticut?

Follow North Star that is the state of Maine... I guess the gambit that we're playing with is it creates kind of sea change American culture for this issue, .. ... Maine's success can become Massachusetts and Connecticut's success if believers in the power of RCV are ready, ... ..

bush family mourns beloved patriarch

The man who taught me to fish Maine, to throw horseshoe and to swing baseball bat lefty pic twitter com 5QpiwbHN5I — George P. ... The man who taught me to fish Maine, to throw horseshoe and to swing baseball bat lefty... ..

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Anna Lipinski Of Maine, formerly of Revere Anna I Lipinski of Naples, Maine, formerly of Revere, Malden and Chelsea, died on August 1. ..

most and least religious u.s. states

Mississippi, Alabama and other Southern states are among the most highly religious states in the nation, while New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Vermont and Maine New England are among the devout, according to some of the key measures used to determine levels of in Pew Research Center's most..

oken appeals death sentence again in '87 case

1987, he murdered his sister-in-law, Patricia Hirt, and then drove to Kittery, Maine, where he killed Lori Ward.. ... Even if he wins his appeal, is resentenced and does not receive the penalty, Oken will return to Maine where he was sentenced to life without parole for Ward's murder,..

senate panel delays vote on sotomayor

Susan Collins of Maine became Republican to commit to voting for President Barack Obama's first high court pick... ... Richard Lugar of Indiana, Mel Martinez of Florida and Olympia Snowe of Maine have all announced they would vote for the 55-year-old federal appeals court judge, while..

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CORINTH, Maine -- man who shot two sex offenders to death Maine got their names from the offender registry, Monday, renewing fears that such lists expose ex-convicts to vigilante violence.. But the men were among 34 names Marshall had looked up on Web site, said Stephen McCausland, of..

states strive toward esea compliance

At least handful of states, including Maine, Pennsylvania, and Nebraska, and local tests in various grades.. ... For example, Maine, Maryland, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, and Texas require as few as five students in subgroup for test scores to be reported to the public others..

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Maine, Massachusetts and Vermont, among other states, political campaigns. ... Public financing is working Maine, and there is no reason why it ca not work Connecticut. ..

court rejects voucher appeal

WASHINGTON — Sidestepping the national debate over school vouchers, Supreme Court refused on Tuesday to take up challenge to Maine law that subsidizes students. ... In the largely rural state of Maine, parents who in school district without school are reimbursed if they send their..

the conservative revolution

By law and another that shielded state institutions, In its last session, for example, sovereign immunity and handed down two rulings one that barred state probation officers Maine from suing the state to collect overtime wages required, including universities, from being sued for violating patents..

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