The Burt's Bees family, the Quimbys, have an amazing gift for our country, and the GOP, led by a Utah Mormon, and Gov. Le Page won't allow it? Yep.
Gun lovers threatened to boycott a Maine restaurant this week after it banned assault rifle owners and people who support owning the military-style weapons for personal use.
Several people walk out after sparring with the governor over welfare benefits for asylum-seekers, an immigrant group he describes as 'the biggest problem in our state.' (Portland Press Herald)
via The Portland Press Herald http://www.pressherald.com/?p=802901
It’s getting really hard to see Maine Governor Paul LePage through all the chicken feathers.
We found them, so now he can do something about them.
Another State May Take Over Maine's Food Stamp Program Because Hunger Is Skyrocketing Under Paul LePage
The federal government has warned that Maine could face sanctions after breaking federal and state laws by mismanaging its food stamp program under Gov. Paul LePage (R).
We had some good news last night, too -- thanks to the Democrats who actually voted.
Robert MacDonald, mayor of Lewiston, said on Sunday that he wanted to publish a registry of welfare recipients because he was annoyed by disabled children coming to the state for help.
(Portland Press Herald) Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont made his populist presidential pitch to an energized crowd of more than 7,500 people in Portland on Monday night, pledging to fight for universal health care, free college tuition and a “living wage,” and against what he sees as the corruptive influence of big money on American politics. -- video by the Boston Herald