Bangor Daily News:
Maine Gov. Paul LePage is getting some outside help negotiating a new labor contract for nearly 10,000 state workers.
Louis DiLorenzo, a managing partner in the firm Bond Schoeneck & King, which has offices in New York, Florida and Kansas, will be paid $295 an hour to help administration officials in their negotiations with the Maine State EmployeesAssociation.
A Wednesday meeting will discuss ground rules for upcoming negotiations.