Comments for: Emails: LePage wanted to hire Miss Maine for education position; Bowen called plan ‘nuts’

Posted July 20, 2013, at 1:53 a.m.
Last modified July 21, 2013, at 2:25 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Gov. Paul LePage wanted to hire the winner of the 2011 Miss Maine USA pageant to promote career and technical education, an idea the state’s education commissioner firmly rejected, according to emails requested by a central Maine newspaper. “All of a sudden, we are supposed to hire …

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