October 20, 2017
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Does privatizing save money?

Bangor’s Levinson Center was transferred from the state Department of Health and Human Services to private management. The state hoped the move would save money, but that has not been the case. Does privatization of government services ever save money? When and why? What government services would you contract out? Which services should remain government run?

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