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Arthur Delaney

This Week In Making Poor People Pee | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) announced this week that certain poor people in the state will have to relieve themselves if they want to get...

Amanda Terkel

Plagiarism Scandal Causing Headache For Maine Governor Paul LePage | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican Maine Gov. Paul LePage has suspended payments to a state consultant that was caught plagiarizing from a progressive think tan...

GOP Governor's Welfare Reform Adviser Plagiarized Report From Progressive Group

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics

At least two full pages of a welfare reform report commissioned by Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) are lifted directly from work done by a progressive thin...

Luke Johnson

GOP Governor Recorded Making 47 Percent Comments | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) said that 47 percent of "able-bodied" Maine residents do not work, according to a recording of his remarks ob...

Amanda Terkel

Maine Governor Tells Unemployed To 'Get Off The Couch' And Get A Job | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- At the Maine GOP convention on Sunday, Gov. Paul LePage (R) received an enthusiastic standing ovation from his fellow Republicans for sa...