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LePage Announces More Cabinet Nominees 

Governor Paul LePage has announced his choices to head the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Agriculture.LePage named Mary Mayhew, former vice president of the Maine Hospital Association, as his nominee for the commissioner of the DHHS.Dairy farmer Walter Whitcomb, a former Republican leader in the Maine House of Representatives, is LePage’s choice to head the Department of Agriculture. The Governor has also nominated Paul Sighinolfi to serve as Executive Director of the Maine Workers’ Compensation Board. Sighinolfi heads Rudman & Winchell’s workers’ compensation practice group. Signinolfi co-authored Maine Employment Guide: Workers: Compensation.