Governor pushes back at feds on protection for rare whales
7/12/2019 11:14 AM EST
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Maine Gov. Janet Mills says a federal directive aimed at protecting endangered right whales represents an "absurd federal overreach."
She says she's telling the state to come up with its own proposal with a lesser impact on lobster fishermen.
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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration wants Maine to present a plan in September for reducing the lobster industry's threat to right whales by 60...
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