Gov. LePage doubles down on inequality and racism as Mainers stand up for one another

Gov. LePage doubles down on inequality and racism as Mainers stand up for one another

This week on the Beacon Podcast, Mike and Ben discuss Governor LePage’s new budget proposal and racist remarks, as well as amazing rallies for health care in Portland and immigrants in Lewiston.

Also: the discussion continues on Ben’s election analysis.

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Photo via Jeff Kirlin.

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