Comments for: Shutdown over, but Maine’s ‘civil emergency’ still in effect, for now

Posted Oct. 17, 2013, at 10:39 a.m.
Last modified Oct. 17, 2013, at 7:44 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Congress may have come to a deal to end the 16-day partial federal government shutdown and avoid a scenario that could have led to a national default, but the “civil emergency” declared last week by Gov. Paul LePage is still in effect. The governor’s emergency authority is …

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