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WLBZ Bangor
Gov. LePage trying to name himself Commissioner of EducationAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Governor LePage made a surprising announcement
Gov. LePage trying to name himself Commissioner of Education
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Governor LePage made a surprising announcement at the Lewiston Auburn Chamber of Commerce monthly breakfast -- saying he will hold the title of Education Commissioner himself, and let his choice do the work as Deputy... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) � Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) � Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) � Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) � Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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18h
WAVE 3 Louisville
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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ABC Montana
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
ABC Montana / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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KTVN Reno
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) � Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) � Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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WALB Albany
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
WALB Albany / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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18h
Salon.com
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
Salon.com / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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ABC News
As Nominee Faces Heat, Maine Governor Picks Himself InsteadThe famously pugnacious Republican governor made the announcement Thursday at a
As Nominee Faces Heat, Maine Governor Picks Himself Instead
ABC News / Posted 18 hours ago
The famously pugnacious Republican governor made the announcement Thursday at a Chamber of Commerce breakfast that he planned to circumvent confirmation hearings amid an ongoing feud with the Legislature, most recently a recent spat over... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
The Record Searchlight / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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Naples Daily News
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself insteadAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down
As nominee faces heat, Maine governor picks himself instead
Naples Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead. The famously pugnacious... Read more
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USA Today
Maine Gov.: I'll represent Education DepartmentMaine Gov. Paul LePage, who last month nearly became the first governor in the
Maine Gov.: I'll represent Education Department
USA Today / Posted 19 hours ago
Maine Gov. Paul LePage, who last month nearly became the first governor in the state’s history to be impeached, said Thursday that he would skip the normal selection process for a new state education commissioner. Instead, he said, he would represent... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Governor's office: LePage not proposing to be education commissionerA spokesman for Gov. Paul LePage said the governor was not proposing to become
Governor's office: LePage not proposing to be education commissioner
WMTW Portland / Posted 21 hours ago
A spokesman for Gov. Paul LePage said the governor was not proposing to become the state’s education commissioner when he made a comment during a breakfast event this morning. Steele said Dr. Bill Beardsley, a former president of Husson College,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine school leaders confront projected cuts to state aid next yearBANGOR, Maine — Many Maine school leaders got unwelcome news last week when the
Maine school leaders confront projected cuts to state aid next year
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
BANGOR, Maine — Many Maine school leaders got unwelcome news last week when the state released funding projections for the upcoming school year. On Friday, the Maine Department of Education issued preliminary state subsidy printouts meant to give... Read more

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