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King in Lebanon When Bombs Explode

King in Lebanon When Bombs Explode

| February 20, 2014

  PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine Sen. Angus King says it was unnerving to be in a country when a pair of suicide bombs killed eight people. But he said it didn’t stop people in Lebanon from going about their business. And he said it didn’t stop a meeting between he and Sen. Tim Kaine […]

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King Appointed to Budget Committee

King Appointed to Budget Committee

| October 17, 2013

WASHINGTON (AP) – Sen. Angus King of Maine has been appointed to a House and Senate budget conference committee that aims to create a long-term budget plan by Dec. 13 to avert another government shutdown. The conference committee, which consists of 29 members from the House and Senate, came about as a result of the […]

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Maine Senators Split on Budget Measure

Maine Senators Split on Budget Measure

| September 27, 2013

(AP) – Maine’s U.S. senators were split on a measure to keep government operating past Tuesday. Republican Susan Collins opposed the measure which, if approved in the House, will avoid a threatened government shutdown. Independent Angus King supported the measure. It passed the Senate 54-44 Friday afternoon but faces an uncertain future in the House […]

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Election 2012 Recap

Election 2012 Recap

| November 8, 2012

It was a long and exciting night for the country Tuesday night.┬áBig decisions were made on both national and local levels. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli reports.

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Angus King and Friends Hitting the Road

Angus King and Friends Hitting the Road

| July 23, 2012

U.S. Senate Candidate Angus King had a busy weekend… And now a busy week ahead. On Monday, King along with some friends, hit the road for a four day motorcycle tour that’ll take them on a 600 mile journey. News Source 8 reporter┬áJenna Callari caught up with the group in Houlton and has more.

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