For Immediate Release: April 21, 2017
Contact: Jason Savage, firstname.lastname@example.org
Maine GOP Statement on Maine’s Lowest Unemployment Rate Since 1976
AUGUSTA: Maine GOP Chair Demi Kouzounas released the following statement on Maine’s historic unemployment rate, "Governor LePage and Republican leaders have led Maine to a time of unprecedented economic growth.
"Maine's unemployment levels are at a sustained low with the current unemployment rate at an ALL-TIME LOW of 3.0%! The pro-growth policies of the LePage administration and pro-growth Republican legislators are doing exactly what they promised,” said Chair Kouzounas.
"Not only has unemployment decreased, but private sector employment has skyrocketed to an all time high for our great state. Additionally, employment in government jobs is at it's lowest percentage in history. Governor LePage and pro-growth Republicans are leading the way to fostering a more prosperous state.”