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Maine Entrepreneur on Dem Bill: 'This Will Kill the Maine Call Center Industry'

March 27, 2014

AUGUSTA - Maine House Republicans spoke out strongly against LD 1710, a Democrat-sponsored bill that would crush a major sector of Maine's economy and an increasingly-prolific provider of good jobs. The measure passed its initial vote in the House, 78-63, with bipartisan opposition.

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Fort Kent Rep. Nadeau Sponsors Welfare Reform Bill

March 27, 2014

AUGUSTA - In the wake of findings that Maine EBT cards have been used in all 50 states as well as a resort in Puerto Rico, State Rep. Mike Nadeau of Fort Kent has sponsored a bill to prohibit the use of Maine EBT cards out of state. Maine welfare benefits have been cashed as far away as Disney Worl...

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OOB Rep. MacDonald Sponsors Welfare Reform Bill

March 27, 2014

AUGUSTA - State Rep. Sharri MacDonald (R-Old Orchard Beach) has sponsored legislation introduced by Governor Paul LePage to curb abuse in Maine's welfare system. The bill, LD 1822, is entitled "An Act To Increase Integrity in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program" and would make it il...

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House GOP Leaders' Statement on Rep. Chipman's USM Bill

March 27, 2014

AUGUSTA - Rep. Ben Chipman (I-Portland) has announced that he will present a bill proposal to the Legislative Council Thursday to delay and study the budget cuts being proposed by the University of Southern Maine's administrators. Bills submitted at this point in the 2014 legislative session, which...

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HHS Dems Vote Against Welfare Reforms

March 27, 2014

AUGUSTA - Democrats on the Maine Legislature's Health and Human Services (HHS) Committee on Wednesday afternoon voted against one welfare reform bill and crippled another, leaving two more welfare reform bills to be taken up by the committee late in the afternoon.

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LCRED Republicans Support LePage's Open for Business Zone Proposal

March 24, 2014

AUGUSTA - The Maine Legislature's Labor, Commerce, Research, and Economic Development (LCRED) Committee on Monday afternoon held a public hearing on LD 1835, Governor Paul Lepage's proposal to create "Open for Business Zones" that offer tax incentives, reduced energy costs, right-to-work, and traini...

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