Political Headlines - April 8, 2014

The Boston Globe






Here are the top political headlines from today:

  • Combative Maine governor faces fight: Maine Governor Paul LePage’s tough-guy act may be wearing thin after more than three years in office. Political reporter Noah Bierman explains.

  • The case for moderates: The moment moderation expires is the moment conflicts spin out of control, writes columnist Farah Stockman, about conflicts ranging from Syria to the Ukraine.