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    House Republican leader Kenneth Fredette of Newport speaks during the debate encouraging members to vote to sustain Gov. Paul LePage's veto of L.D. 1649, a solar energy bill, on Friday at the State House in Augusta. The House voted twice on the bill and upheld LePage's veto each time.

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    The halls were crowded with people lobbying legislators to override vetoes by Gov. Paul LePage on Friday at the State House in Augusta.

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    Rep. Deb Sanderson, R-Chelsea, looks up and count votes on the corner tally board during action over a solar energy bill on Friday at the State House in Augusta. Lawmakers voted twice to uphold Gov. Paul LePage's veto of the solar bill.

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    Sen. Cathy Breen, D-Falmouth, talks to reporters about L.D. 1547, "An Act to Facilitate Access to Naloxone Hydrochloride" before the veto session on Friday the State House in Augusta. Naloxone, which is also commonly known by the brand name Narcan, counteracts the affects of opioid overdoses.

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    The halls were crowded with people lobbying legislators to override vetoes by Gov. Paul LePage on Friday at the State House in Augusta. Rep. Patrick Corey, R-Windham, center, talks to Dylan Voorhees, of the Natural Resource Council of Maine, in the hallway outside the House chamber.

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    Rep. Karen Vachon, R-Scarborough, left, and Rep. Deb Sanderson, R-Chelsea, look up and count votes on the corner tally board during action over a solar energy bill on Friday at the State House in Augusta. Lawmakers voted twice to uphold Gov. Paul LePage's veto of the solar bill.

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    GALLERY: Solar energy bill veto override vote - Staff photo by Joe Phelan | of | Share this photo

    The halls were crowded with people lobbying legislators to override vetoes by Gov. Paul LePage on Friday at the State House in Augusta.

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    A standing room only crowd watches in the House gallery during the vote on overriding the vetoed solar energy bill on Friday at the State House in Augusta. Lawmakers voted twice to uphold Gov. Paul LePage's veto of the solar bill.

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