Comments for: LePage’s budget proposal sets up tax fight in Augusta

Posted Jan. 16, 2013, at 3:54 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 16, 2013, at 5:26 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s proposal to suspend municipal revenue sharing during the next two years sets up a battle with Democrats in the Legislature over whose approach to taxation best serves Maine’s middle class. Democrats hold majorities in the Maine House and Senate, but their advantage is …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles