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Maine Democrates React Harshly to the Employment of Lepage’s Daughter 

Maine Democrats are reacting harshly to news that the 22-year-old daughter of governor-elect paul LePage is getting a job in her Republican father’s administration.Lauren LePage will work as an assistant to LePage’s Chief of Staff, and will be paid about 41 thousand dollars a year.The Maine Democratic party calls the hiring a “brazen display of political nepotism” and wants to know who else was considered for this position and how was it advertised. LePage officials say Lauren LePage’s position is entry-level and commensurate with her experience, work history and education.