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Statements on Various Veto Votes

May 1, 2014

AUGUSTA - House Republican Leader Ken Fredette of Newport issued the following statements regarding the bills noted.

LD 1578, ObamaCare's Welfare Expansion

- RESULT: Sustained, 94-53

- BACKGROUND: See here

- COMMENT: "ObamaCare's welfare expansion represents the failed status quo o...

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House GOP Leader's Statement on Teacher Evaluation Bill

May 1, 2014

AUGUSTA - The House of Representatives on Tuesday voted, 123-23, to override the Governor's veto of LD 1747, which establishes rules for teacher evaluations. House Republican Leader Ken Fredette of Newport voted to sustain the Governor's veto and issued the following statement.

"While I res...

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House Votes to Make Budget Bill Law

May 1, 2014

AUGUSTA - The Maine House of Representatives on Tuesday voted to override Governor Paul Lepage's veto of LD 1858, the $30 million supplemental budget for Fiscal Year 2015. The budget was originally enacted with a vote of 136-8 and its veto was overridden with a vote of 134-12.

House Republ...

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Governor Signs Newport Rep. Fredette's Bill to Help Corinna Water District

May 1, 2014

AUGUSTA - Governor Paul LePage has signed into law LD 1618, Newport Rep. Ken Fredette's bill to provide more flexibility and long-term security to the Town of Corinna Water District. Rep. Fredette serves as the House Republican Leader in the Maine Legislature, where he represents Newport, Corinna, ...

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House Republican Leader's Statement on Medicaid Expansion Veto

May 1, 2014

AUGUSTA - Governor Paul LePage late Tuesday vetoed LD 1640 and LD 1578, both bills to expand welfare under ObamaCare. House Republican Leader Ken Fredette issued the following statement in support of the Governor's veto of these two bills.

"ObamaCare's welfare expansion would be the biggest...

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House Republicans Preparing for 'Veto Day'

May 1, 2014

AUGUSTA - House Republicans are preparing for "veto day" on Thursday, May 1. As the final day of the 2014 regular session of the Maine Legislature, it is the Legislature's chance to override or sustain vetoes issued by Republican Governor Paul LePage. As of Tuesday morning, there are 30 vetoes to ...

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