Media Advisory: Governor LePage to Hold Next Town Hall Live on TV

January 22, 2016

For Immediate Release: Friday, January 22, 2016 Contact: Peter A. Steele, Communications Director

AUGUSTA – Governor Paul R. LePage has announced he will hold a town hall meeting live on TV on Tuesday, Jan. 26, when he will present his vision for moving our state forward and answer questions from Mainers.

The town hall will televised live with an in-studio audience from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. on WVII Channel 7, an ABC affiliate. Mainers who wish to ask questions may submit them to

Those who live outside of the viewing area can watch the town hall streamed live at

Governor LePage has been traveling throughout the state to speak directly to Maine people about further reducing the income tax, reforming welfare by strengthening the state’s safety net for the most vulnerable, cutting energy costs and addressing Maine’s high student-debt burden.

Since September, the Governor has held town halls in Farmington, Bar Harbor, Lewiston, Auburn, Rockland, Portland, Waterville, Bridgton and Windham.

Media will not be credentialed for this town hall. Media outlets that wish to cover the TV town hall are encouraged to watch it live on WVII or see it streamed online at