Comments for: Maine’s avoidable budget crisis

Posted Jan. 29, 2013, at 11:42 a.m.

Despite what Gov. Paul LePage had to say about protecting the needy in his budget message earlier this month, the reality is far different. Property-tax increases and deep cuts to basic services will further erode the economic security of low- and middle-income Mainers if lawmakers don’t adopt a different plan …

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