Governor wants special session

 

Governor Lepage issued a proclamation today calling for a special session of the legislature.

He wants lawmakers to take action on a proposed bond package that would be used for infrastructure improvments around the state.

The $149.5 million dollars would be used to improve highways and bridges.

Ports, railroads, universities and armories would also be improved.

The Governor says the improvements are needed to boost the economy and create jobs.

He wants the special session to be held next Wednesday.

 

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