Building Maine’s Economy, One Child Laborer at a Time

January 10, 2014

Gov. Paul LePage (R-Maine), whose pants burst into flames over an outrageously false claim about lazy Mainers in October, is back in the headlines over a bizarre scheme to put the state’s economy back on its feet by putting 12-year-olds to work.

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