Ken & Mike

2/28 Rep. Deb Sanderson
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Ken and Mike talk with State Representative Deb Sanderson about Senator Roger Katz’s compromise plan to expand Medicaid.

Local Headlines

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LePage Says He Will Appoint Himself Education Commissioner

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Maine Gov. Paul LePage says he plans to forego the process of selecting a new commissioner for the state Department of Education and will instead take on the role himself.

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Authorities: Fatal Hunting Trip Shooting was an Accident

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Authorities say a Maine man who shot a Connecticut State Police trooper during a hunting trip in Texas is unlikely to be charged.

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World Cup Biathlon Returns To Northern Maine

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PRESQUE ISLE, Maine (AP) The World Cup Biathlon is returning to northern Maine.

National Headlines

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Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.

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Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

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Congress is a step away from sending to President Barack Obama a bipartisan compromise that would permanently keep state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet.

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U.S. preparing for Zika

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President Obama is asking Congress for over $1.8 billion in emergency funds to fight Zika at home and abroad, and pursue a vaccine.

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In Illinois homecoming, Obama calls for improved tone in U.S. politics

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Obama won the White House in 2008 partially on a promise to overcome partisan divides in Washington. He has called his failure to do that, seven years after taking office, a regret.