Comments for: LePage uses line-item veto on general assistance budget item, Legislature may be forced to reconvene

Posted April 14, 2012, at 1:04 p.m.
Last modified April 15, 2012, at 4:47 p.m.

AUGUSTA | It appears Gov. Paul LePage is not giving up on a battle with the Legislature over his supplemental budget package. LePage on Saturday issued what are known as line-item vetoes on two parts of the budget that passed overwhelmingly through the House and Senate on Friday. It’s …

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