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LePage says he has ordered investigation of Land for Maine’s Future

Gov. Paul LePage made news on several fronts during a nearly hour-long press conference Friday at the Blaine House, which by now you’ve probably read something about. One of the tidbits we know the least about was LePage’s statement that he has called for an investigation into the Land for Maine’s Future Program. “The LMF bonds are under […]

LePage team calling tonight’s campaign announcement largest in state history

The campaign to re-elect Paul LePage for governor is billing tonight’s official campaign announcement by LePage as “one of the largest state candidate events in Maine history.” Today is Election Day, but don’t worry if you’re still undecided about who you want to be the next governor. That election isn’t for another year. The LePage […]

In video, LePage urges support for transportation, armory bonds on Election Day

Mike Michaud coming out of the closet might have been the news that generated the most buzz on Monday, but Tuesday is still Election Day, when voters statewide will be asked whether to approve five infrastructure bonds worth $182 million, including expected interest. Gov. Paul LePage released a video Monday afternoon, urging voters to support […]

Lawmakers return to Augusta for one day of work

Lawmakers return to Augusta today for what could be an anticlimactic finish to months of controversy around state borrowing. On the docket are a total of six bills, including five bond proposals and a measure designed to fix a troubling situation at the Riverview Psychiatric Center in Augusta. Senate President Justin Alfond and other Democratic […]