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Abortion Raised as Issue in Maine Governor’s Race

| June 16, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Abortion rights supporters are raising the issue in the race for the Blaine House this November. The Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund PAC, which threw support behind Democrat Mike Michaud on Monday, says Maine “cannot afford another four years” of Republican Governor Paul LePage as governor. LePage opposes abortion on a […]

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Michaud Says Maine Needs Health Department Oversight

| June 5, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud says Maine needs an oversight agency to combat waste and fraud in its welfare programs and mismanagement in the health department. The Democrat trying to unseat Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday that he will create an Office of the Inspector General for the Department of Health and […]

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Michaud To Lead Portland Pride Parade

| May 14, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Rep. Mike Michaud will be a grand marshal in this year’s Pride Parade in Portland. The Portland Press Herald reported Wednesday that Michaud will lead the parade through downtown Portland on June 21. Other grand marshals will be University of Southern Maine Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity coordinator Sarah Holmes […]

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Michaud Calling for State to Cut Heating Oil Usage in Half

| April 22, 2014

YARMOUTH, Maine (AP) – Maine Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud is calling for the state to cut heating oil usage in half with a plan that involves mandatory energy ratings for new homes and initiatives to promote wind power and solar panels. The Democratic congressman detailed his energy policy on Tuesday at a news conference […]

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Maine Delegation Meet with Great Northern Representatives

| February 12, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King and Representative Mike Michaud issued the following statement Wednesday after a meeting in the U.S. Capitol with representatives from Cate Street and Great Northern Paper: “We had a productive meeting with the leadership of Cate Street and Great Northern Paper in which they stated that […]

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