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Former N.H. House Speaker Bill O'Brien tells Maine it fell behind because of high taxes

SOUTH PORTLAND — Former New Hampshire House Speaker William O’Brien told a South Portland audience Friday afternoon Maine lost its economic edge over his state after World War II, when it added cumbersome taxes and watched as the Granite State passed it by.


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