Comments for: Appropriations Committee sends $150 million infrastructure bond package to full Legislature

Posted Aug. 22, 2013, at 5:12 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 23, 2013, at 9:26 a.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Legislature’s budget-writing committee has approved nearly $150 million of state borrowing to pay for transportation infrastructure and projects at higher education facilities and National Guard armories. The unanimous vote by the Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee, a legislative formality, sends the bond package to a special …

CORRECTION:

An earlier version of this story erroneously refered to House Speaker Mark Eves of North Berwick as a Republican. He is a Democrat.

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