Maine governor makes vulgar remark about lawmaker

Posted: June 21, 2013 - 4:14am


Maine Gov. Paul LePage used a sexually vulgar phrase Thursday, June 20, 2013, to describe how Democrat state Sen. Troy Jackson is taking advantage of the people. LePage's comment came as he has said he intends to veto a two-year budget because it includes tax increases. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The often-brash governor of Maine used crude language Thursday to express his frustration over the state budget, targeting a...