Does your business need a mobile app?

While we still talk about how the Internet has fundamentally changed the world we live in and how businesses reach and interact with customers, there’s a new revolution going on that is already ushering in new challenges for businesses. The mobile revolution is happening, and businesses should pay heed. As mobile becomes more ubiquitous — […]

Medicare & Medicaid celebrate an anniversary

On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law as amendments to the Social Security Act of 1935. The two programs provide health insurance for the elderly and certain low-income individuals, respectively. Here is a quick snapshot of Maine’s involvement with the two programs on the occasion of their 48th birthday. 276,467 […]

Maine’s handling of Statoil called a ‘cautionary tale’ for states interested in offshore wind development

Maine continues to make headlines for how the Legislature handled its relationship with Statoil, the Norwegian company that had plans to deploy a $120 million pilot offshore wind project in the Gulf of Maine. The headlines do not cast Maine or the Legislature’s actions in the most favorable light. In a column published on The Huffington […]