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  1. Maine Lobster Roll: The State Where Even McDonald's Serves LobsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Willamette Week

    Summer is road-trip season, so we're taking a culinary tour of America. But because Portland is a city of immigrants from other states, we don't have to leave town to do it.

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  2. Judicial Committee Confirms Governor LePage Judicial NomineesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | State of Maine

    AUGUSTA – The Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary unanimously confirmed today nominees of Governor Paul R. LePage to the Maine courts.

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  3. Friday, July 25, 2014: Remembering Charlie Howard, responding to sexual assault, Michaud supportRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Bangor Daily News

    If you're a senior voter living in Maine, compare and contrast the actions of the Republican and Democratic candidates for governor.

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  4. Susan Collins: Her reign in Maine is easy to explainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Economist

    POTATOES are serious business in Aroostook County. For miles along the roads of this sparsely populated part of Maine all you can see are potato fields.

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  5. LePage avoids partisan politics when it comes to judicial appointmentsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Sun Journal

    Bangor lawyer Aaron Frey and other Democrats in the legal community were worried when Gov. Paul LePage took office 3 years ago about whether he would place politics above putting a deliberate, thoughtful person on the bench when nominating lawyers to be judges.

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  6. Letters, July 24Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Harbor Times Soup

    There's a mystery in Searsport and its not what you might think. It's down on the shore across from Sears Island.

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  7. What can Mainer's do to add more summertime to their lives?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Examiner.com

    Anyone living in the northern United States can still feel the shivering, remembering our long frozen winter.

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  8. Illegals Dumped in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Breitbart.com

    Maine Gov. Paul LePage blasted the Obama administration on Tuesday after discovering on a conference call with other governors and White House officials that eight illegal immigrant juveniles had been dumped in his state.

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  9. Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap Announces Opening of New Bureau...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | State of Maine

    Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap Announces Opening of New Bureau of Motor Vehicle Office in Rumford to Replace Location in Mexico AUGUSTA, Maine – The anticipated relocation of western Maine's most important Bureau of Motor Vehicles office will finally become reality on August 4th, 2014.

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  10. Culture change needed to transition Mainers from welfare to workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Bangor Daily News

    Those words were spoken in a different era, but they still ring true here in Maine today, and they are central to the new approach Republicans in Augusta are taking to move more Mainers from welfare to the workforce.

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  11. Battle Over South Portland Tar Sands Ordinance Not Over YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    When South Portland Mayor Jerry Jalbert announced the 6-1 vote to approve a measure that will block the loading of raw crude, including Canadian tar sands oil, onto tanker ships in the southern Maine city, residents and supporters, who had filled the community center, rose to their feet and gave the City Council a standing ovation.

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  12. Retired CEO of Central Maine Power Co. to head USMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Bangor Daily News

    David Flanagan, the retired CEO of Central Maine Power Co. and a former University of Maine System trustee, will be the interim president at the University of Southern Maine, system administrators announced Wednesday.

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  13. Michaud Statement on Appeals Courts' Healthcare RulingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Magic City Morning Star

    Two different appeals courts have issued conflicting rulings related to a provision of the Affordable Care Act which allows consumers to receive subsidies for healthcare plans purchased on exchanges established by the federal government.

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  14. ACA proponent: Ruling 'nothing to panic about'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sun Journal

    Joyce McPhetres, chief human resources officer at Maine Community Health Options, answers phones as the deadline approached to purchase health plans on the federally run Affordable Care Act marketplace.

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  15. Governor Learned Today Federal Government Placed Unaccompanied Alien Children in MaineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | State of Maine

    AUGUSTA – On a conference call today with White House officials and other governors, Governor Paul R. LePage asked if any Unaccompanied Alien Children have been placed in Maine.

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  16. Maine gubernatorial candidates react to split ACA verdictsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bangor Daily News

    Dueling court verdicts issued Tuesday over the legality of financial subsidies provided to Americans under the Affordable Care Act elicited quick response from Maine's gubernatorial candidates.

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  17. Seven questions and answers about today's Obamacare decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bangor Daily News

    Today's decision from a three-judge panel of the DC Circuit Court about Obamacare is getting a lot of attention.

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  18. ACA proponents say ruling shouldn't be reason to panicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Sun Journal

    Joyce McPhetres, chief human resources officer at Maine Community Health Options, answers phones as the deadline approached to purchase health plans on the federally-run Affordable Care Act marketplace.

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  19. Poll of older Mainers shows concerns over ability to stay at homeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bangor Daily News

    A poll released today by the American Association of Retired Persons asked 2,000 Maine voters over the age of 50 about a number of issues affecting their lives and their choices of candidates for Maine State and Congressional elections.

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  20. 8 Other Groups LePage Could Have Met With that would do More for MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bangor Daily News

    As most people now know, Governor LePage spent a reported 16 hours meeting eight times with members of the Constitutional Coalition.

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