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Flags are flying at half-staff in Maine and around the country to honor Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday evening at age 87 due to complications from pancreatic cancer.

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Voting rights groups are pushing the state to take further steps to ease Mainers' ability to get their votes counted.

Maine's first election in the pandemic era went pretty smoothly, thanks in large part to voters' willingness to vote by mail or absentee.

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A coalition of diverse groups is launching a major lobbying effort this weekend to get Congress to provide more funds to bolster election security and make it easier to vote.

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The Maine Voting and Elections Coalition is submitting a petition to Gov. Janet Mills this week asking her to assure that the July primary is as accessible as possible.

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Supporters of the "National Popular Vote Compact" are touring Maine for the next three days. States that agree to join the compact pledge to give all of their electoral college votes to the winner of the popular vote nationally. 

The League of Women Voters of Maine, which backs the proposal, invited former California state Sen. Ray Haynes, a Republican, to make the case for the compact Monday in Bangor.