Paul LePage Says 7,600 Confederates Were From Maine?

Gov. Paul LePage created "alternative history" yesterday when he declared that 7,600 men of Maine had joined the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. LePage, who fancies himself a "history buff," made the incredible statement during a radio interview about confederate monuments. In a whimsical populist note, LePage argued that the confederates from Maine…


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