Comments for: Maine lawmakers closer to agreement on budget

Posted June 06, 2011, at 3:48 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Lawmakers are inching toward agreement on a $6.1 billion state budget for the two years starting July 1. With the deadline for finishing legislative business looming, the Appropriations Committee met during the weekend. There were no final votes, but the committee did reach agreement on several items. …

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