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LePage’s struggle with Maine judicial nominations goes viral

LePage’s struggle with Maine judicial nominations goes viral

Last Monday, Governor Paul LePage reinstated his previously withdrawn judicial nominations hours before confirmation voting in the Senate. Seemingly bizarre, this move appears to have been the latest strike in his ongoing battle with Maine Attorney General Janet Mills. In fact, letters exchanged in 2016 between the governor’s administration and the judiciary might explain the fiery conflict between these two […]

by Ali Naseer· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Local, Local

LePage on the offense

Governor Paul LePage has been a controversial figure in Maine politics since he entered office in 2011, and the recent weeks have been no exception. In a series of letters and other communications, LePage has repeatedly called for the recusal of state senator Roger Katz, an Augusta Republican, from the bipartisan Government Oversight Committee (GOC), which is currently running an […]

by Ellie Donohue· · 0 comments · Local