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Tax Cut Referendum Bill Gets Pushback

| March 19, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s proposal to ask voters if they want to reduce government spending and taxes is getting a cool response from Democrats. The proposal Maine’s Taxation Committee examined on Wednesday would have the state hold a referendum in June asking voters if they want to lower income tax rates, […]

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Lepage Asking Voters Whether State Should Lower Taxes

| March 11, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage wants to ask voters whether the state should lower taxes and reduce government spending. The Republican governor introduced a bill on Tuesday for the state to hold a referendum in June asking voters if they favor lowering income tax rates, implementing alternative taxes and reducing overall tax […]

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