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Bangor Daily News
Newport-area school district voters OK $23.9M budgeta $295,000 revenue shortfall, which forced the district to reduce overtime and
Newport-area school district voters OK $23.9M budget
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
a $295,000 revenue shortfall, which forced the district to reduce overtime and fall behind on some bills. In February, the Maine Education Association Benefits Trust stepped in after budget struggles forced the district to leave its health... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Groups behind 3 of 5 Maine ballot questions face campaign finance finesfines lower than the maximums the law allows. The Citizens Who Support Maine’s
Groups behind 3 of 5 Maine ballot questions face campaign finance fines
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
fines lower than the maximums the law allows. The Citizens Who Support Maine’s Public Schools PAC, an offshoot of the Maine Education Association, supports Question 2, which would create a 3 percent tax on income over $200,000 to benefit... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Newport-area school district voters to take another try at passing budgeta $295,000 revenue shortfall, which forced the district to reduce overtime and
Newport-area school district voters to take another try at passing budget
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
a $295,000 revenue shortfall, which forced the district to reduce overtime and fall behind on some bills. In February, the Maine Education Association Benefits Trust stepped in after budget struggles forced the district to leave its health... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Why a Maine school funding guru opposes referendum to hike spendingpre-recession levels. John Kosinski is the initiative’s campaign manager and th
Why a Maine school funding guru opposes referendum to hike spending
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
pre-recession levels. John Kosinski is the initiative’s campaign manager and the director of government relations for the Maine Education Association, the state’s teachers union and one of the organizations that spearheaded the initiative. He is a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine Chamber of Commerce forms PAC to oppose new tax to fund educationNo on Question 2, marks the official launch of the organization’s campaign agai
Maine Chamber of Commerce forms PAC to oppose new tax to fund education
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
No on Question 2, marks the official launch of the organization’s campaign against an initiative funded primarily by the Maine Education Association, the state teachers union, and its parent organization, the National Education Association. Dana... Read more
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WMTW Portland
LePage talks about energy, education, taxes in South Paris meetingreally answer our question," said Fred Garbo, of Solar for Maine. LePage said
LePage talks about energy, education, taxes in South Paris meeting
WMTW Portland / Posted 29 days ago
really answer our question," said Fred Garbo, of Solar for Maine. LePage said his last big challenge will be taking on education by helping teachers and students instead of superintendents and union bosses within the Maine Education Asso... Read more

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