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Maine Governor Threatened After Confederate-9/11 Comparison

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage says he received death threats after comparing the removal of Confederate statues to the removal of a 9/11 memorial. 137 more words

Gov: Removing Confederate Statues Like Losing 9/11 Memorial

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Taking down statues of Confederate figures is “just like” removing a monument to victims of the 9/11 attacks, Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday, adding that the white nationalist and far-left protesters in Charlottesville over the weekend were “equally as bad” and “disgusting.” 603 more words

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Maine Governor Says Removing Confederate Statues Is Like Losing 9/11 Memorial

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Taking down statues of Confederate figures is “just like” removing a monument to victims of the 9/11 attacks, Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday, adding that the white nationalist and far-left protesters in Charlottesville over the weekend were “equally as bad” and “disgusting.” 336 more words

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Fireball Bottler Fights Against Maine's Proposed Ban On 'Nips'

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Louisiana-based producer of the zippy Fireball cinnamon whiskey is fighting against the Republican governor’s proposed ban on in-state sales of tiny alcohol bottles. 128 more words

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Maine Governor Suggests He Makes Up Stories To Mislead Media

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine’s governor is lashing out at media reports he planned to leave the state during a budget impasse, and he suggested he makes up stories to mislead reporters. 124 more words

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