Aroostook County lawmakers want hearing on foreign labor logging issue

Posted: February 08, 2011 | Senator Jackson, Uncategorized
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“It will be rescheduled,” Dorrer said. “It has to be scheduled because that is the law.”

But Rep. John Martin of Eagle Lake and Sen. Troy Jackson of Allagash insist that a law is a law, regardless of who heads the department. Instead, the two Democrats questioned whether politics were behind the postponements, which could delay a decision until after the current logging season is over.

“It’s a law in statute that has a process to go through,” said Jackson. “They don’t need a commissioner.”

Read more at the Bangor Daily News.