How a Referendum Vote in Maine Will Affect the Health Care of Thousands
This November has big implications for the state's health care future.
More People Are Organizing to Raise the Minimum Tobacco Age to 21
More than 260 cities and towns have passed Tobacco 21 laws, banning the sale of cigarettes to anyone under current drinking age.
Blocked by Trump on Twitter? You may have a strong case
A federal judge recently decided that blocking constituents violates their right to free speech.
Communities Attempt to Solve Opioid Crisis by Suing Big Pharma
Your daily guide to what's working, what's not and what you can do about it.
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election
How I Trolled Maine's Racist Governor into an Ugly Public Meltdown
After I asked Paul LePage about his history of inflammatory comments at a town hall, a few poor decisions on his part turned a minor controversy into a full-blown political crisis—but the whole thing was supposed to be a joke.
Crime & Drugs
Maine Governor: Heroin Overdose Antidote 'Does Not Save Lives,' Only Causes More ODs
Governor Paul LePage vetoed a bill that would allow Maine pharmacists to dispense naloxone, a drug that reverses opioid overdoses, without a prescription.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Maine Governor Says Drug Dealers Named 'D-Money' Are Coming to His State and Getting 'White Girls' Pregnant
Republican Paul LePage has been called a racist for his remarks, but his communications director claims he was "not making comments about race."
Crime & Drugs
Battle Over Heroin Overdose Antidote Hits Maine
After a governor veto and a year of discussion, a bill to give families access to Naxolone is finally approved by the state's legislators.