Protesters lined the streets around the State House and Blaine House on Monday to rally for the responsible reopening of businesses in Maine.

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Hundreds of conservatives rallied outside the Blaine House on Monday to protest coronavirus restrictions from Gov. Janet Mills that have polled well but led to anxiety in rural areas with fewer confirmed cases of the virus.

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Here are some photos and videos from the protest.

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Watch: Protesters gather at Blaine House

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Watch: Traffic backs up during Augusta protest

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Watch: Janet Mills speaks to people who think they’re not at risk

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