The pre-caucus podcast

The pre-caucus podcast

Candidates visit Maine, the straw poll results are announced, the minimum wage referendum comes under attack and Gov. LePage has a new plan to cut taxes for the wealthy. Ben and Mike discuss all this and more on this episode of the Beacon Podcast.

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Photo: Portland restaurant server Heather McIntosh holds up the cover of the Puget Sound Business Journal with a story on Seattle’s minimum wage increase at a State House press conference on Monday.


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