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6 min ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

Revolving loan will help businesses expand

Here is some encouraging news for small business owners who are hoping to expand: help is on the way.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King, Small Business, Personal Finance, Maine, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Chellie Pingree, York County, ME

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Maine emergency officials discuss Lac-Megantic response

Tim Hardy was asleep in his camp at 3:30 a.m. on July 6 when he got the call from a customs official at the country's border with Quebec: A major train derailment and explosion had happened in Lac-Megantic, 30 miles over the border.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Canada, Maine, Train Disaster, Boat Disaster, Franklin County, ME

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Daily Caller

A minimum wage means different things in different states

Negotiating a wage can be tough. Negotiating a wage for 1.5 million workers can be even tougher.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Mark Pryor, Mary Landrieu, Republican, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Free Republic

Maine 2nd District GOP Candidates Spar Over Support for Collins

In the past, Republican primary opponents for Maine's 2nd Congressional District haven't been shy about expressing their criticisms of each other or the political system.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Richard Lugar

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Daily Kos

Dynamic Duo Stumps Downeast

Maine Democrats are energized this year. With no primary challenges, we're united behind current CD2 Congressman Mike Michaud for Governor , and can't wait for him to show the current occupant of the Blaine House to the door And our U.S. Senate candidate, Shenna Bellows , is making waves around the state and beyond with an inspiring grassroots ... (more)

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Related Topix: Michael Michaud, US Politics, Maine, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Millinocket, ME, ACLU

Sun Journal

Bennett seeks to unite Maine Republicans at convention

The Maine Republican Party convention is coming up this weekend on the heels of a libertarian takeover two years ago and a platform controversy four years ago.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Pat McCrory, US Governors, Paul LePage

Sun Apr 20, 2014

ThinkProgress

There's A Hidden Timebomb In The Senate Rules That Will Go Off...

As Jonathan Chait notes, only five Republican senators voted to confirm Justice Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court, and three of those senators - Judd Gregg, Richard Lugar and Olympia Snowe - are no longer in the Senate.

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Related Topix: US News, Elena Kagan, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Olympia Snowe, Sonia Sotomayor

Sat Apr 19, 2014

American Reporter

MomentumTO Their Eternal Shame

During the final debate last week, Barack Obama called John McCain on the negative ads, saying that 100 percent of his radio and television ads were negative.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, W.

Fri Apr 18, 2014

JD Supra

Food and Beverage Alert

This regular publication by DLA Piper lawyers focuses on helping clients navigate the ever-changing business, legal and regulatory landscape.

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Related Topix: Dining, Life, Food, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Healthcare Law, Law, United States Department of Agriculture, Nutrition

Washington Times

EDITORIAL: GOP finally fighting back in phony a war on womena

Republicans are finally learning that the most effective defense can be a good offense, even when the battle is imaginary.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Senator Deb Fischer, Lisa Murkowski, US House of Representatives, Shelley Moore Capito, Opinion

SeacoastOnline

York County launching $1M revolving loan program

A new $1 million revolving loan program will soon be offered to small and medium-sized businesses in York County, or for entrepreneurs just starting out.

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Related Topix: York County, ME, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Angus King, Representative Chellie Pingree, Biddeford, ME, Saco, ME

Common Dreams

Could an Unknown Civil Libertarian Unseat Susan Collins?

The woman who could be the future of progressive politics in America is sitting at the back table of an Indian restaurant in Portland, Maine.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Maine, Medicine, Nursing, ACLU, Liberal Political News

Bangor Daily News

39-37-20: LePage takes the lead! Will it last?

Ethan : Oh, you must be referring to the new poll that shows Gov. Paul LePage leading all comers 39 percent to 37 percent for Mike Michaud to 20 percent for Eliot Cutler.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Paul LePage, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Maine, Olympia Snowe, Maine Government

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Alabama Live

Fun or unfair? Senate committee investigating Publishers Clearing House

The Senate Special Committee on Aging has issued a 259-page report on Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes, saying solicitations from the company "push the limits" of federal law.

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Related Topix: Publishers Clearing House, Retail, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Republican

Wed Apr 16, 2014

American Reporter

MomentumTO Their Eternal Shame

During the final debate last week, Barack Obama called John McCain on the negative ads, saying that 100 percent of his radio and television ads were negative.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, W.

Lincoln County News

Lincoln Academy Celebrates 'Historic Milestone'

Lincoln Academy broke ground on the Cable-Burns Applied Technology and Engineering Center with the help of U.S. Sen. Susan Collins at a ceremony April 11. Lincoln Academy officials join U.S. Sen. Susan Collins to break ground for the Cable-Burns Applied Technology and Engineering Center, Friday, April 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

Bangor Daily News

New poll shows LePage with slim lead, but governor's race still a dead heat

Earlier this morning, the Pan Atlantic SMS Group - a Portland-based marketing and research firm - released the results of its regular Omnibus Poll to the general public.

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Related Topix: Marketing, US Governors, Paul LePage, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Daily Kos

Regret, denial, lies: How Republicans deal with the newly insured back home

Republicans are back home now, trying to keep their constituents whipped up against Obamacare to carry them through November.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Mark Meadows, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Representative Doug LaMalfa

Bangor Daily News

Shenna Bellows makes the (EMILY's) list

Though spring weather continues to be a tease, the green shoots of money are springing up for Shenna Bellows.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, ACLU, Saxby Chambliss

Bangor Daily News

Maine not prepared for a Quebec-type crude accident on rail lines

The wreckage of a train is pictured after an explosion in Lac-Megantic, in this file picture taken July 6, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Maine, Train Disaster, Canada, Jackman, ME, Fire

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