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Governor Signs Proclamation for Timely Fuel Deliveries

| December 13, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage has signed a proclamation aimed at ensuring residents get timely heating fuel deliveries as Maine’s temperatures remain bitter cold. The limited emergency proclamation signed by the Republican governor on Friday allows Maine fuel transport and delivery trucks to drive additional hours for the next two weeks by […]

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LePage Criticized by Dems and Unions Reps

| October 10, 2013

  AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Democratic leaders and union representatives are criticizing Maine Gov. Paul LePage for not being open about what actions he intends to take under his civil emergency proclamation. The Republican governor proclaimed a civil emergency Wednesday, allowing him to suspend laws and regulations to better manage the impact the federal government […]

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Gov. LePage Declares Civil Emergency

| October 9, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage has issued a proclamation declaring a civil emergency aimed at helping the administration minimize the effects of the partial federal government shutdown. LePage said the federal shutdown not only affects more than 2,000 federally funded state employees it also impacts federally funded programs and services that Mainers […]

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