Comments for: ‘Historic’ energy bill clears Maine legislative committee, 12-1

Posted May 24, 2013, at 8:34 p.m.

AUGUSTA | A bill aimed at lowering the costs of energy while dramatically changing the way Mainers consume it vaulted out of a key legislative committee on a near unanimous, 12-1 vote Friday. The vote comes after months of hearings, negotiations, compromise and downright wrangling between Democrats, Republicans and …

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