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Republicans Push To Deregulate Environment At State Level

04/16/2011 09:15 am ET | Updated Jun 16, 2011

Weeks after he was sworn in as governor of Maine, Paul LePage, a Tea Party favorite, announced a 63-point plan to cut environmental regulations, including opening three million acres of the North Woods for development and suspending a law meant to monitor toxic chemicals that could be found in children's products.

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