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LePage attorney to watchdog agency: You don't have power to investigate ...
In a letter to the Legislature's Office of Program Evaluation and Government Accountability, the governor's legal counsel cites the Maine Co
LePage crashes local budget forum, denies saying Stephen King doesn't pa...
So that must have been interesting. Gov. Paul LePage made an unexpected appearance Wednesday at a state budget forum with state Sen. Cathy B
Maine senator who linked Obama with Islamic State offers to resign commi...
Sen. Michael Willette, R-Presque Isle, has been under pressure over Facebook posts.
Maine NAACP leader calls for sanctions against lawmaker over Obama post ...
Rachel Talbot Ross says state Senate leadership hasn't done enough to address a Facebook post by Sen. Michael Willette of Presque Isle that
King to LePage: 'Man up and apologize' - Portland Press Herald Contributors
AP file photo Governor Paul LePage implied that I don't pay my taxes. I do. Every cent. I think he needs to man up and apologize. — Stephen
Republican House leader says he'd work to restore $38 million to Efficie...
Rep. Kenneth Fredette, R-Newport, was one of the leading advocates of the 2013 law in which a one-word omission could lead to less funding f
Stephen King: LePage 'full of the stuff that makes the grass grow green'...
AP file photo (Update @ 10:42 a.m.: LePage's press office just revised its weekly radio address, deleting the reference to King and Quimby.)
Possibility of conflict raised as Maine lawmakers quickly defeat proposa...
The Saco River -- Portland Press Herald file photo Lawmakers on the Environment and Natural Resources Committee took nearly three hours of t
Morning Briefing 3.18.15: Kasich coming, LePage's timber quest &...
Good morning, It's Franco-American Day at the State House and the speeches and presentations are likely to crowd out some of the legislative
Maine senator makes State House apology for Obama, ISIS Facebook posts -...
The apology from Sen. Michael Willette, R-Presque Isle, came as Democrats called for a public rebuke from Republicans.
Maine Senate Democrats ask Republican president to condemn senator's ISI...
Maine Senate Democrats have asked Senate President Mike Thibodeau, R-Winterport, to condemn a Republican state senator who last week posted
Maine Democrats amp up criticism of senator after discovery that his Oba...
Maine Republican Party Chairman Rick Bennett Maine Democrats are increasing the pressure on a Republican state senator who last week posted
Maine state Senator apologizes for Facebook post saying Obama's family t...
Sen. Michael Willette State Sen. Michael Willette apologized Monday for a March 1 Facebook post criticizing President Obama's handling of th
Morning Briefing 2.24.15: Soft parade of opponents, evolutions & sli...
Former Republican state Rep. Lance Harvell, of Farmington, during one of his many floor speeches. The parade of opponents to Gov. Paul LePag
Morning Briefing 2.19.15: Pivots, reversals & guns - Portland Press ...
Mike Allen, the governor's tax policy adviser, testifies before the Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee alongside budget chief Ri
LePage stresses income tax cut as tax tour hits Westbrook - The Portland...
Touting his complex proposal in a town hall meeting, the governor says the income tax cut would boost economic activity and business investm
Morning Briefing 1.29.15: LePage outtakes, buffalo doughnuts & gay m...
Mic check and having a laugh with Mal & Jennifer on Maine Calling. #mepolitics #mainecalling #MPBN pic.twitter.com/HxWcAMBtMy — Paul R. LePa
Morning Briefing 1.23.15: Dems' dilemma, Gov. Giants Fan & timel...
A lot has been written about Republican lawmakers' silence on the governor's two-year budget proposal and tax overhaul. Overlooked, however,
Morning Briefing: 1.21.15: LePage, Eves fire up message machines - Portl...
.@Governor_LePage has activated his Hall of Flags TV to push tax proposal #mepolitics pic.twitter.com/RRNzayQFXB — Steve Mistler (@stevemist
Maine's three constitutional officers sworn in for two-year terms - The ...
Gov. Paul LePage administered the oaths, but only state Treasurer Terry Hayes took her oath in public.