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LePage Postpones Press Conference on Budget Proposal

LePage Postpones Press Conference on Budget Proposal

| March 24, 2015

Republican Gov. Paul LePage has postponed a meeting with reporters to discuss additional law enforcement positions to address the state’s drug problem. The decision to postpone Tuesday’s press conference came moments before the governor announced that he had fired Brig. General James Campbell of the Maine National Guard. LePage was supposed to speak about his […]

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Gov. LePage Fires Leader of Maine National Guard

Gov. LePage Fires Leader of Maine National Guard

| March 24, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Gov. Paul LePage has fired the leader of the Maine National Guard. The governor announced Tuesday that he has relieved Brig. Gen. James Campbell of his command as adjutant general of the Maine National Guard and commissioner of the Department of Veterans and Emergency Management. LePage said in a statement that […]

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King Pans Governor Over Inaccurate Residency Claim

King Pans Governor Over Inaccurate Residency Claim

| March 19, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Stephen King isn’t pleased with Gov. Paul LePage’s inaccurate claim that the horror writer has moved from Maine. LePage used his radio address this week to make his case for eliminating Maine’s income tax. He said states without an income tax, such as Florida, have lured away Maine residents, including former […]

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LePage Budget

LePage Budget

| March 11, 2015

Republican Governor Paul LePage is continuing his tour of Maine with a stop in Auburn to garner support for his proposed budget. LePage is holdingĀ a town hall on Wednesday at Edward Little High School in Auburn. The governor will take questions from the public about his plan to lower the income tax while raising and […]

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State of the State

State of the State

| February 3, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine lawmakers are ready to hear Republican Governor Paul LePage deliver his fourth State of the State address. The governor’s speech will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday in the state House chamber before a joint session of the Legislature. The governor is expected to focus on his proposed $6.3 billion […]

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