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Republicans block bill to continue benefits for millions with no job | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

Republicans block bill to continue benefits for millions with no job | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram.

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Unveiling of climate bill will include offshore drilling clauses | SustainableBusiness.com News

The long-awaited climate change bill is due to be unveiled in the U.S. Senate today. But a summary of the bill circulated in the media yesterday.

The Associated Press reported that under the new bill, coastal states could veto offshore drilling plans of nearby states, if they can prove negative impacts from an accident. 

This clause is undoubtedly part of last-minute changes made in response to the ongoing oil spill in the Gulf. 

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Bill paves way for reuse of Navy base in Maine | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

Bill paves way for reuse of Navy base | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram.

Bills to address Canadians working in Maine woods – Bangor Daily News

Bills to address Canadians working in Maine woods – Bangor Daily News.