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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

| 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

| November 8, 2012

It was a long and exciting night for the country Tuesday night. Big 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

| 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 Jenna Callari caught up with the group in Houlton and has more.

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Former Governor Campaigns for Senate in the County

| May 30, 2012

Aroostook County is certainly a hot spot for political hopefuls lately, including Former Governor Angus King. He held a meet and greet Wednesday afternoon in Presque Isle. Our Gina DiPietro was at the event and has more on King and the senate race.

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