Comments for: Is raising taxes a real alternative to LePage’s budget?

Posted April 12, 2013, at 1:58 p.m.
Last modified April 12, 2013, at 4:25 p.m.

A consistent theme emerged over the past month as legislators held public hearings on Gov. Paul LePage’s two-year budget proposal: opposition to a budget that scales back or cuts out key state programs that offset local property taxes. Now that those hearings are done, it falls to lawmakers to deal …

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