Archive for September, 1993


Independent candidate outlines position

By Bruce Kyle, BDN Staff on Sept. 15, 1993, at 12 a.m.
CAMDEN — The King who would be governor says the 1994 election could decide whether Maine becomes the hub of a global economy or a colonial backwater. Angus King of Brunswick, independent candidate for governor, told Camden Rotarians Tuesday the good news about the future “is that Maine is no …

Timely appointment

on Sept. 09, 1993, at 12 a.m.
With the appointment of Robert A.G. Monks as chairman of the Commission to Study the Maine State Retirement System, the panel should be able to get down to business on a long-term and growing problem in Augusta. The state’s retirement fund is one of the weakest in the nation, and …