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5-24 Senator Justin Alfond
5-24 Senator Justin Alfond

The Senate President explains what happened during Thursday’s meeting with the Governor and the latest in the effort to override the Governor’s veto of the hospital debt/Medicaid expansion bill.

Local Headlines

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Susan Hunter will remain UMaine President through 2018

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The University of Maine System says Susan Hunter will remain president of the flagship campus in Orono through at least the summer 2018.

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Poliquin votes for LGBT rights for Federal Contractors

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Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine has reversed an earlier vote in supporting an executive order that bars federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT employees.

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Maine Sex Offender Charged with Assaulting Woman in her Home

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A convicted sex offender has been arrested on charges he allegedly sexually assaulted a Maine woman after pretending to be interested in a car she was selling.

National Headlines

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‘Flags in’ for Memorial Day weekend

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The tradition marks the beginning of Memorial Day weekend activities around the nation.

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Trump wins the Republican nomination for president

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Billionaire businessman Donald Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president.

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TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines

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The head of the Transportation Security Administration said the beleaguered agency will add 768 new screeners by mid-June to deal with increasingly long airport security lines that have caused passengers to miss flights even before the busy summer travel season.

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Hundreds protest for $15 minimum wage at McDonald’s headquarters

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Hundreds of protesters marched through pouring rain to call for higher wages and union rights at McDonald's Corp on Wednesday, leading the hamburger chain to shut down its headquarters a day before its annual meeting.