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Paul LePage's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Paul R. LePage
Office: Governor (ME), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
Primary June 10, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ann; 5 Children: Lindsay, Lisa, Lauren, Paul, Devon
Birth Date: 10/09/1948
Birth Place: Lewiston, ME
Home City: Waterville, ME
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy Independence and Efficiency
Aug. 27, 2014 Radio Address: Lowering Energy Costs is a Win for All Mainers
Aug. 4, 2014 Governor Congratulates ReEnergy on Restart of Biomass Plant in Ashland
July 31, 2014 Governor Calls for Bold Action on Energy Policy to Lower Electric Rates
April 4, 2014 Liberals Kill Bill to Provide Mainers with Affordable Heating Options
March 11, 2014 Governor: Solar and Wind Energy Will Not Help Mainers Heat Their Homes
Feb. 4, 2014 2014 State of the State Address
Jan. 17, 2014 Governor LePage Issues Emergency Declaration to Assist Mainers to Keep Warm
Dec. 5, 2013 New England Governors Sign Historic Energy Statement Committing to Regional Cooperation on Infrastructure
Oct. 15, 2013 Statement of Governor LePage on Statoil Announcement
Aug. 16, 2013 Weekly Message from Governor Paul R. LePage
July 20, 2013 Radio Address: Mainers Should Not be Forced to Pay More on Their Electricity Bill
July 12, 2013 Radio Address: Playing Politics is Easy, Governing Effectively is Hard
June 28, 2013 Governor Signs Offshore Wind Power Bill
April 6, 2013 Radio Address: Refocusing Efficiency Maine Funds to Reduce Heating Costs for Mainers
March 30, 2013 Radio Address: Mainers Need Affordable Electricity Now
Feb. 5, 2013 2013 Maine State of the State Address
Jan. 24, 2013 Governor Declares Limited Emergency To Ensure Fuel Deliveries
Jan. 24, 2013 Governor LePage Responds to Maine Public Utilities Decision to Raise Electricity Rates on Mainers
Jan. 23, 2013 Energy Director Raises Questions about Costs to Consumers and Economic Benefit to the State
Dec. 17, 2012 Governor LePage Reminds Mainers of Energy Office Home Heating Cost Calculator
Oct. 6, 2012 Radio Address: Energy for Mainers
Sept. 28, 2012 New Study Finds RPS Standards Hurting Maine's Economy
Sept. 13, 2012 Governors Urge Congress to Fully Fund Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Sept. 7, 2012 Mainers Paying More for Electricity As Compared to National Average
Aug. 27, 2012 Energy Independence Could Revitalize the American Economy
Aug. 4, 2012 Radio Address: New England Governors Agree: Energy Reform Needed
April 4, 2012 Governor LePage Signs Bill to Bring Transparency to Mainer's Electricity Bills
Jan. 24, 2012 Governor LePage 2012 State of the State Address
Jan. 7, 2012 Radio Address: Lowering Energy Prices Creates a Path to Economic Growth and More Jobs for Mainers
Dec. 22, 2011 Governor Seeks Help from Maine State Housing Authority and Efficiency Maine Trust to Address LIHEAP Funding Shortage
Dec. 14, 2011 Governor Applauds MPUC for Efforts to Reduce Electricity Rates
Nov. 3, 2011 Governor LePage Encourages President and Congress to Increase LIHEAP Funding
Oct. 15, 2011 Radio Address: Let's Get Maine Working
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Congressional Leadership
Aug. 3, 2011 Governor LePage Announces State Acquisition of Indian Pond Easement on Kennebec River
May 21, 2011 Radio Address: Creating Choice to Reduce Energy Bills
April 23, 2011 Radio Address: Governor's Weekly Address: Lowering Our Energy Costs
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