Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Friday, June 27, 201406/27/2014

6-27 First Take

The First Take for June 27th, 2014

Thursday, June 26, 201406/26/2014

First Take 6/26/14

Ken and Mike discuss Governor LePage’s opinion of Social Security, Supreme Court ruling on cell phones,a revamp of the Westbrook school code of conduct, Susan Collins supports gay marriage, Maine Campaign laws, and some sports talk

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Wednesday, June 25, 201406/25/2014

6-25 First Take

Ken and Steve’s Thursday First Take

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Tuesday, June 24, 201406/24/2014

6-24 First Take

Ken flies solo on the Tuesday First Take with the latest on Iraq, the IRS commissioner faces the House, the VA, and more!

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Monday, June 23, 201406/23/2014

6-23 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest out of Iraq, people still pouring in through the US border, Mainers divided on welfare, and more!

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Friday, June 20, 201406/20/2014

First Take 6/20/14

Ken is out so Barry Hobbins comes in to help Mike discuss Obama sending advisors to Iraq, the student who passed away at the Dentist, Portland Pride Parade, Our sister city in Russia and more

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Thursday, June 19, 201406/19/2014

6-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the latest out of Iraq, the IRS scandal continues, the Redskins lose ruling on trademarks, and more!

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Wednesday, June 18, 201406/18/2014

6-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the U.S. capturing a Benghazi suspect, and more!

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Tuesday, June 17, 201406/17/2014

6-17 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the Portland council banning polystyrene containers, adding fees on paper and plastic bags, Obama sends troops to Baghdad, and more!

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Monday, June 16, 201406/16/2014

6-16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take cover the return of the Iraq war, the departure of Casey Kasem, and much more!

Local Headlines

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Drug Take-Back Effort Yields 19,060 Pounds

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GENERIC PILLS LARGE

The Maine Department of Public Safety says more than 19,000 pounds of prescription drugs were handed over to law enforcement agencies during the National Drug Take-Back initiative over the weekend.

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Maine Insurance Cooperative to Reach All of NH

GENERIC LAWYERS LARGE

Maine Community Health Options is offering health insurance plans throughout New Hampshire in 2015, expanding ahead of schedule after being approved for a $67 million loan from the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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Portland Seeks State Reimbursement For Aid

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Portland is seeking more than $45,000 in state reimbursement for welfare benefits provided to immigrants who cannot prove they are in the U.S. legally, potentially setting up a showdown with the administration of Gov. Paul LePage.

National Headlines

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Secret Service White House security breach ‘unacceptable’

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Lawmakers scolded the head of the Secret Service over a security breach that allowed a knife-wielding intruder to run deep into the White House.

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Congress vote on campaign against ISIS could lag to 2015

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Congress may not vote until next year on authorizing air strikes against Islamic State militants, despite some lawmakers' insistence that approval is already overdue.

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Obama, Modi vow to boost strategic ties, create model for world

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President Barack Obama and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have vowed to deepen their countries' strategic partnership.

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CDC probing cases of virus-related paralysis in children

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Health officials are investigating at least 10 cases of children who developed paralysis after testing positive for a respiratory virus.