Maine Things Considered

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Maine Things Considered 07/02/2015

Maine's County Jails Facing Shortfall as Funding System Changes; Methadone Treatment To Continue For MaineCare Patients; Maine Bike Advocates Applaud Passage of Safety Bill

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Legislature's Watchdog Panel to Probe Blackmail Allegations Against LePage; LePage Endorses Christie in GOP Presidential Race; Lewiston Council Votes to Continue GA for Asylum Seekers

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Maine Things Considered 06/30/2015

Lawmakers Override LePage's Veto and Enact $6.7 Billion State Budget; Amid Protestors' Calls, Oversight Panel Agrees to Consider LePage Investigation; What's Healthier, Almond Butter or Peanut Butter? There's an App for That

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Maine Things Considered 06/29/2015

LePage Acknowledges Intervening in House Speakers' Hiring, Defends Actions; Lawmakers Formally Request Probe Into LePage's Actions Against House Speaker; Maine Governor Increasingly Isolated as Calls for Impeachment Grow

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Maine Things Considered 06/26/2015

Same-Sex Marriage Legal in Maine, but Court's Ruling Will Still Have an Impact; Conservationists: Greenland's Salmon Quote Threatens Maine Restoration Efforts; MDI Conference to Highlight Promising Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries

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Maine Things Considered 06/25/2015

Some Maine Lawmakers Call for Investigation After Governor Accused of Blackmail; Sheriffs: Proposed Funding for Maine's County Jails $2 Million Short; Nova Scotia Transportation Head Seeks Maine's Support for Ferry Service

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Maine Things Considered 6/24/2015

Asylum Seekers in Maine Await Fate of General Assistance Bill Gov Expected to Veto; Legislative Leaders Consider Host of State Borrowing Requests; Medway Residents say 'No' to National Park

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Maine Things Considered 06/23/2015

Maine House and Senate at Odds over Casino Proposals; Maine Inn Give-away Contest Under Investigation; Maine Lawmakers Defeat Gov. LePage's Welfare Initiatives; Former Maine Rail Boss Facing Charges in Lac Megantic Disaster

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Maine Things Considered 06/23/2015

Maine House and Senate at Odds over Casino Proposals; Maine Inn Give-away Contest Under Investigation; Maine Lawmakers Defeat Gov. LePage's Welfare Initiatives; Former Maine Rail Boss Facing Charges in Lac Megantic Disaster

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Maine Things Considered 06/22/2015

Charleston Victims Remembered at Events in Maine; Charleston Victims Remembered at Events in Maine; Maine Senate Rejects Tribal Casino, Despite Strong Vote of Support in House; Maine Seafood Dealers Weigh Proposed Jonah Crab Fishery

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