Stories about Adrienne Bennett

 
Gov. Paul LePage speaks at the 2014 Maine Republican Convention at Cross Insurance Center in April.

LePage says he’ll consider signing bonds for nonprofits

By Lindsay Tice on June 23, 2014, at 2:08 p.m.

Maine State Employees Association uses finance chief’s statements to push for raises

By Christopher Cousins on March 05, 2013, at 7:20 p.m.
Senate Democratic Leader Barry Hobbins (center), D-York,  joined by Assistant Senate Democratic Leader Justin Alfond (left), D-Cumberland, and House Minority Leader Emily Cain, D-Orono, speak following Gov. Paul LePage unveiled his two-year state budget Thursday to a joint session of the Legislature in Augusta. All three won new terms in the 2012 elections, with Cain moving to the Senate and Hobbins moving to the House.

Expert: Dem Legislature wins not simply anti-LePage

By Scott Thistle on Nov. 08, 2012, at 8:35 a.m.
Gov. Paul LePage speaks in Bangor in June 2012.

LePage’s special session not without precedent in Maine history

By Christopher Cousins on Aug. 27, 2012, at 3:07 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage and state Rep. Paul T. Davis Sr. inspect the washed-out road on Pleasant River Road in Brownville on Tuesday, June 26, 2012. LePage was in town to see the devastation firsthand.

LePage seeks federal aid for road flood damage in June

By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 02, 2012, at 6:56 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage speaks at a news conference, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at the State House in Augusta.

LePage budget funds Dolby landfill, but doesn’t end Millinocket feud, officials say

By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 16, 2012, at 2:55 p.m.

Millinocket council delays decision on whether to sue state over funds dispute

By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 26, 2012, at 6:33 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage

LePage reiterates message to Millinocket: Go ahead and sue state

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 13, 2012, at 1:52 p.m.
Maine Gov. Paul LePage

LePage says Millinocket leaders broke word on landfill deal, withholds $216K

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 07, 2012, at 2:52 p.m.

MaineHousing under increasing scrutiny

By Matt Wickenheiser on Jan. 27, 2012, at 4:44 p.m.

Progressive groups offer alternatives to LePage’s DHHS cuts

By Jackie Farwell on Jan. 25, 2012, at 3:27 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage speaks at a news conference in December 2011 at the State House in Augusta.

Maine Democrats blast LePage before State of the State address

By Eric Russell on Jan. 23, 2012, at 2:14 p.m.
Paul LePage

LePage to attend Martin Luther King Jr. event in Waterville

The Associated Press on Jan. 12, 2012, at 12:41 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage

New study disputes LePage administration on MaineCare’s childless adults

By Jackie Farwell on Jan. 09, 2012, at 4:06 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage speaks at a news conference Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at the State House in Augusta.

Republicans say they won’t support some of LePage’s cuts to MaineCare

By Jackie Farwell on Jan. 03, 2012, at 12:52 p.m.
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Rep. John Martin, D-Eagle Lake, speaks during a forum at Northern Maine Community College on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011.

Crack down on MaineCare abusers, audience at Presque Isle forum says

By Jen Lynds on Dec. 28, 2011, at 7:45 p.m.

LePage deflects criticism after Fort Kent event

By Jen Lynds on Dec. 28, 2011, at 7:07 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage

Jobless Mainers rally outside Blaine House, LePage hears concerns

The Associated Press on Dec. 03, 2011, at 1:13 p.m.

State budget task force agrees on $25 million in cuts

By Eric Russell on Nov. 28, 2011, at 7:21 p.m.
Darryl Brown

State Planning Office director Darryl Brown resigns

By Mal Leary on Nov. 23, 2011, at 12:58 p.m.