Comments for: Lawmakers worry $35.5 million in state budget cuts will just send costs elsewhere

Posted Jan. 04, 2013, at 6:17 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 05, 2013, at 5:45 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — Lawmakers on the Legislature’s newly seated Appropriations Committee had their first public look Friday at Gov. Paul LePage’s recent order for state agencies to make $35.5 million in immediate cuts and pressed the governor’s finance commissioner for more details. The budget-writing panel’s first meeting came about a …

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