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Evan Popp

Evan Popp

Evan Popp is a reporter at the Maine Beacon, a sister publication of The Virginia Mercury within the States Newsroom network. He studied journalism at Ithaca College and interned at the Progressive magazine, ThinkProgress and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press. He then worked for the Santa Fe New Mexican newspaper before joining Beacon. Evan can be reached at [email protected]

Abortion rights supporters protest outside LePage-Youngkin campaign event

By: - September 8, 2022

LEWISTON, MAINE — Around 50 people rallied Wednesday night outside a campaign event in Lewiston held by former Gov. Paul LePage and Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin, protesting both Republican politicians’ opposition to abortion rights. The event with Youngkin, which was closed to the press, comes as LePage is trying to reclaim his old job in a race […]