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Local politicians react to SOTU

Local politicians react to SOTUMaine politicians address President Obama's SOTU address, many focusing on the middle class.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Maine Democrats to outline economic policy proposals

Maine Democrats to outline economic policy proposalsMaine democrats are beginning a statewide tour to discuss ways to create jobs and grow the state's economy.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Social media reactions to #SOTU

Social media reactions to #SOTUJoin the real-time conversation by using the hashtag #SOTU.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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King Returns from visit to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Israel

King Returns from visit to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and IsraelSenator Angus King has returned from a visit to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Israel.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Senator Angus King visit to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Israel

Senator Angus King visit to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and IsraelAngus King visit to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Israel
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Democrats, Republicans highlight priorities for season

Democrats, Republicans highlight priorities for seasonLeaders of both political parties list their top priorities as the Legislature starts work on the budget.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Gov. LePage considering a run for US Senate? Not so fast

Gov. LePage considering a run for US Senate? Not so fastWhen asked if Gov. LePage was going to run against Sen. Angus King in 2018, LePage answered we'll see.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Maine's top legislators on Governor LePage's budget plan

Maine's top legislators on Governor LePage's budget planMaine's top legislators on Governor LePage's budget plan
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Gov. LePage unveils $2B transportation work plan

Gov. LePage unveils $2B transportation work planThe plan includes replacement or repair of 47 bridges.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Governor signs order to keep oil trucks on road and Mainers warm

Governor signs order to keep oil trucks on road and Mainers warmThe Governor would also like to remind drivers who are picking up extra hours to remain safe on the roadways.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Maine lawmakers participating in civil discourse workshop

Maine lawmakers participating in civil discourse workshopMaine lawmakers are coming together to focus on making state government work better.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Maine House Democrat resigns position

Maine House Democrat resigns positionMaine House Democrat resigns position
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Governor's budget would cut income tax, raise sales tax

Governor's budget would cut income tax, raise sales taxThe governor's $6.3 billion budget makes major changes and raises big questions for parties.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Lawmakers look for details to Governors education plans

Lawmakers look for details to Governors education plansSince Gov. LePage's inaugural address there has been no specifics concerning education proposals.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Maine constitutional officers to be sworn in

Maine constitutional officers to be sworn inMaine constitutional officers to be sworn in
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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LePage pledges to slash Maine's income tax

LePage pledges to slash Maine's income taxLePage pledges to slash Maine's income tax
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Gov. LePage celebrates re-election

Gov. LePage celebrates re-electionA 1960s band from Lewiston is playing at the party.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Gov. LePage says he's going after income tax in inaugural speech

Gov. LePage says he's going after income tax in inaugural speechGovernor Paul LePage was sworn into office for his second term as Governor.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Gov. Paul LePage inaugurated for second term

Gov. Paul LePage inaugurated for second termGov. LePage was inaugurated for his second term.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Maine Gov. LePage to be sworn in for a 2nd term

Maine Gov. LePage to be sworn in for a 2nd termMaine Gov. LePage to be sworn in for a 2nd term
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Ann Lepage says husband "fights for underdogs"

Ann Lepage says husband "fights for underdogs"Paul Lepage will be sworn into office Wednesday and as wife spoke about his commitment to Maine.
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Speaker of the House outlines agenda

Speaker of the House outlines agendaSpeaker of the House Mark Eves outlined his agenda for the new Legislature.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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New Senate president outlines ideas

New Senate president outlines ideasSenate President Mike Thibodeau said Maine people expect the two sides to work together.
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  • 1 month ago
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LePage readies for 2nd term inauguration

LePage readies for 2nd term inaugurationLePage readies for 2nd term inauguration
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  • 1 month ago
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Phil & Ethan's best/worst political moves of 2014

Phil & Ethan's best/worst political moves of 2014Phil Harriman and Ethan gave out their Political Awards for Excellence for 2014.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Outgoing Congressman Michaud reflects on career

Outgoing Congressman Michaud reflects on careerOutgoing Congressman Mike Michaud said he has no regrets about his gubernatorial campaign.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Poliquin "excited and ready" to start work in Congress

Poliquin "excited and ready" to start work in CongressBruce Poliquin said he has staff hired and offices ready to begin work as Maine's new Member of Congress.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago