Jared Golden

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Rep. Golden stands up to corporate lobby to fight wage theft

A new bill introduced by House Assistant Majority Leader Jared Golden would crack down on wage theft by unethical employers in Maine. The bill is designed to address a widespread

Jared Golden

Press Herald editorial board: ‘Hands off the minimum wage increase’

Calling it the “easiest job for the new Legislature,” the Portland Press Herald published an editorial on Sunday recommending Maine lawmakers ignore attempts by Governor Paul LePage and corporate lobbyists

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Gov. LePage will attempt minimum wage rollback, but Democrats stand firm

In a letter sent to incoming lawmakers and released publicly yesterday, Maine Governor Paul LePage railed against the recently-passed minimum wage increase referendum and said he would back legislation to