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Bangor Daily News
Who would go if LePage succeeds in trimming state payrollGetting down to 9,500 would mean 2,308 layoffs at that level. Asked for clarif
Who would go if LePage succeeds in trimming state payroll
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
Getting down to 9,500 would mean 2,308 layoffs at that level. Asked for clarification on Thursday, LePage spokeswoman Adrienne Bennett said that there are roughly 2,400 limited-period positions in state government and the administration will... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Governor's budget memo has party leaders' attentionand about wanting to cut state spending and reduce the number of state employee
Governor's budget memo has party leaders' attention
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
and about wanting to cut state spending and reduce the number of state employees. “And that’s something he ran on,” said Adrienne Bennett, LePage’s press secretary. “It should be no surprise to anybody he wants to right size government.” Bennett... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Governor's budget memo has party leaders' attentionand about wanting to cut state spending and reduce the number of state employee
Governor's budget memo has party leaders' attention
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
and about wanting to cut state spending and reduce the number of state employees. “And that’s something he ran on,” said Adrienne Bennett, LePage’s press secretary. “It should be no surprise to anybody he wants to right size government.” Bennett... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Gov. LePage proposes getting rid of 2,300 state jobsstate jobs in a new proposal for the upcoming budget, leaving only 9,500 jobs o
Gov. LePage proposes getting rid of 2,300 state jobs
WMTW Portland / Posted 3 days ago
state jobs in a new proposal for the upcoming budget, leaving only 9,500 jobs out of the 11,800 jobs currently in place. Adrienne Bennett, a spokeswoman for the governor, said LePage has wanted to cut jobs from the budget for a long time, but it... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Documents shed new light on LePage veto confusionlegal counsel. Day's July 1st message begins, "I've got 2 vetoes due the 3rd."
Documents shed new light on LePage veto confusion
WMTW Portland / Posted 25 days ago
legal counsel. Day's July 1st message begins, "I've got 2 vetoes due the 3rd." On Tuesday afternoon, LePage spokeswoman Adrienne Bennett explained the July 1st email this way: “There was more than one theory discussed as staff examined options... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Truth takes a beating when LePage comes to townhalls can be seen as LePage’s attempt to tighten control of his narrative. Que
Truth takes a beating when LePage comes to town
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
halls can be seen as LePage’s attempt to tighten control of his narrative. Questions are screened by his press secretary, Adrienne Bennett, though she often allows confrontational ones. His appearances can generate newspaper headlines in rural... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Truth takes a beating when LePage comes to townhalls can be seen as LePage’s attempt to tighten control of his narrative. Que
Truth takes a beating when LePage comes to town
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
halls can be seen as LePage’s attempt to tighten control of his narrative. Questions are screened by his press secretary, Adrienne Bennett, though she often allows confrontational ones. His appearances can generate newspaper headlines in rural... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Senate Prez. Alfond thinks LePage is too slow with drug billsto get the detox center up and running. Meanwhile, Mainers continue to die." I
Senate Prez. Alfond thinks LePage is too slow with drug bills
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 30 days ago
to get the detox center up and running. Meanwhile, Mainers continue to die." In response, the governor's Press Secretary Adrienne Bennett commented by calling Alfond's statement "laughable," and said Democrats were "playing to... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Senate Prez. Alfond thinks LePage is too slow with drug billsto get the detox center up and running. Meanwhile, Mainers continue to die." I
Senate Prez. Alfond thinks LePage is too slow with drug bills
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 30 days ago
to get the detox center up and running. Meanwhile, Mainers continue to die." In response, the governor's Press Secretary Adrienne Bennett commented by calling Alfond's statement "laughable," and said Democrats were "playing to... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Democrats accuse Gov. LePage of dragging feet on drug crisisoverdoses in Monmouth in a one-week period. A spokesperson for LePage called t
Democrats accuse Gov. LePage of dragging feet on drug crisis
WMTW Portland / Posted 30 days ago
overdoses in Monmouth in a one-week period. A spokesperson for LePage called the accusations from Alfond "laughable." Adrienne Bennett told WMTW News 8 the Department of Health and Human Services is working with the administration and plans... Read more

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