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Yesterday | The Washington Post

Meet the only senator who has made a big donation to a super PAC. Surprise: Hea s a Rockefeller.

Democratic Sen. Jay Rockefeller is retiring this year after 30 years of serving West Virginia.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Jay Rockefeller, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sports

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Miami Herald

Democratic chair: Maine's fall races a bellwether

The chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee says defeating Maine's governor is critical to the party's efforts to raise the minimum wage and expand residents' access to health care.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Maine, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, US Governors, Paul LePage, Social Security, Personal Finance

WMTW-TV Auburn

8 Things You Need To Know on Monday, July 28

Police are investigating what appears to be a case of deadly domestic violence in Saco, a top Democrat is in Portland for a rally and you'll soon be able to choose your hotel room using your smartphone.

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Related Topix: Saco, ME, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Portland, ME

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bangor Daily News

We need as many debates as possible ASAP so voters can fulfill their duty

"A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it is but a prologue to Farce or Tragedy or perhaps both," James Madison, the Father of the Constitution and the fourth president of the United States, wrote.

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Related Topix: Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maine, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Cutler stands by claim that Democrats wooed him

A York County Coast Star story stirred the political pot in Maine Friday, with independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler standing by his claim that he was wooed by Democrats to be their candidate.

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Related Topix: US News, Michael Michaud, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, York County, ME, Kennebunkport, ME, US Governors, Paul LePage

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Veteran from Maine has change of heart on medal for courage under fire

On Oct. 15, 1970, in the steamy hot jungles of Vietnam, Pvt. Rob Jackson did something most soldiers probably would avoid.

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Bangor Daily News

Stephen Colbert takes LePage's side (for laughs): 'Maine...

As you can see above, political humorist and faux conservative talk show host Stephen Colbert rushed to the defense of Republican Maine Gov. Paul LePage - in his typical tongue-in-cheek, deadpan sarcastic way - during last night's episode of "The Colbert Report" on the cable channel Comedy Central.

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Related Topix: The Colbert Report, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Paul LePage

Wed Jul 23, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Sen. Angus King proposes study of York River

Legislation to provide federal funds for a comprehensive study of the York River has moved forward in the U.S. Senate, with a key committee vote on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Angus King, US House of Representatives, Democrat, York, ME

Bangor Daily News

MOFGA receives $1 million gift to help train more new farmers

A farming organization with a strong grassroots history announced Wednesday that it received a gift of $1 million to help support and train new farmers, the largest financial donation in its history.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME, Rockland, ME

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Bangor Daily News

GOP ticket in Maine features conflicting views between moderate...

She's been endorsed by labor unions, a leading environmental organization, a national gay rights group and Maine's popular independent U.S. senator, Angus King.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Susan Collins, US Senate, Republican, Olympia Snowe, Senator Angus King, Maine

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

Restoring Funding for Tidal Power in Federal Spending Bill

Congressman Michael Michaud and Congresswoman Chellie Pingree helped restore $9 million in funding for a program that has already invested over $18 million in Maine tidal projects since 2008.

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Related Topix: Michael Michaud, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Alternative Energy, Tidal Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Department of Energy, Representative Suzanne Bonamici

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Pingree backs Democrats' push to overturn Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling

Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree announced Wednesday that she is backing a bill in Congress that would reverse last month's Hobby Lobby decision by the U.S. Supreme Court and bar employers from denying female employees reproductive health coverage.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Supreme Court, Women's Health, Health, Health Insurance

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

Our waters are changing a " and not for the better

As is true for many Mainers, the ocean has played an important part of my life. Since moving to the state over 40 years ago from Minnesota - ya sure, you betcha! - I've lived on the island of North Haven in Penobscot Bay.

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Related Topix: Maine, Minnesota Government, Minnesota, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maine Government, Life, Food, Seafood, Opinion

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