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JUL 30, 2014 - Huffington Post

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For At Least A Few Hours, California Has Its First Gay Governor

California has never elected a woman or LGBT individual as governor. But on Wednesday, one state politician will make history on both counts -- albeit for only a few hours. Due to Gov. Jerry Brown's (D) travel schedule this week, openly lesbian state Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins (D), along with Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) and Senate President Pro Tem ...

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JUL 29, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Immigration overload: The debate in governor races

The issue has dominated gubernatorial races in some Mexican border states, like Arizona, but it has also spilled into political races in states like Maine, where Republican Gov. Paul LePage faces a tough re-election fight in a three-person battle. [...] Democratic state Sen. Jack Hatch, who's challenging Branstad, urged him to reconsider and proposed creating a group called the "Iowa ...

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JUL 29, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Immigration debate roils politics in ... Maine?

[...] Republican Gov. Paul LePage roiled the cultural waters when he criticized the federal government's placement of eight immigrant children in Maine without advising him. LePage's re-election campaign has attacked his Democratic opponent, U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud (mih-SHAWD'), for not taking a clear stand on whether he would agree to shelter children in Maine.

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JUL 25, 2014 - Washington Times

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Immigration stirs debate in Maine governor's race

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The debate over immigration is raging in the three-person race for governor in Maine, far from where an influx of central American youth is crossing the nation's southern border. Republican Gov. Paul LePage sharply criticized the federal government for placing eight immigrant children in ...

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JUL 24, 2014 - Washington Post

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GovBeat: Need food? Maine’s governor wants you to work for it

The state of Maine plans to reinstate work requirements for food stamp recipients, part of a broad effort by Republican Gov. Paul LePage (R) to reform what he has characterized as the state’s unhealthy reliance on welfare. Read full article >>

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