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Spokeswoman: Sebelius not considering US Senate

Reports earlier this week had speculated that departing U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary, a former governor of Kansas, might challenge three-term Republican incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts.

Final-hours push for Maine Medicaid expansion appears headed for another LePage veto

A new proposal would use federal money allocated to expand the program to help low-income Mainers buy private insurance coverage.

Obamacare sign-ups reach 8 million, boosted by young adults

That 35 percent of those enrollees are under age 35 is crucial to the health care law’s success.

LePage: Welfare penalty to cost Maine $7 million

The U.S. wants $7 million for non-compliance that LePage says he tried to fix, but others say a big fine is unlikely and the non-compliance is from 2011.

LePage signs bill to remove some highway signs

Some municipal officials said the signs are vital to direct visitors, but the state stood to lose millions of dollars in federal highway funds.

Poll shows LePage, Michaud in virtual tie in Maine race for governor

The survey gives the governor a slight lead -- his first in public poll -- but margin of error, other surveys indicates dead heat.

Lawmakers send overdose antidote bill to Gov. LePage

The bill is amended slightly in an effort to win the governor’s approval.

U.S. earmarks $600 million to update job training

The grants unveiled by President Obama are aimed at getting schools and businesses collaborating to support skills employers need now or will need in the future.

Ex-senator in Maine: Health care going from illness to wellness system

Former Senate majority leader Tom Daschle told a Colby lecture series audience 'We can do this.'

Chelsea Clinton says she might someday seek office

She acknowledges that she’s always denied any interest in politics. But she says that was 'a visceral no.'

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