Comments for: LePage stands by DHHS commissioner in wake of ‘incompetence’ claims

Posted Dec. 21, 2013, at 11:06 a.m.
Last modified Dec. 22, 2013, at 4:31 p.m.

AUGUSTA | After months of performance problems and scandals racked the state’s Department of Health and Human Services, Gov. Paul LePage on Thursday lodged a full-throated defense of embattled Commissioner Mary Mayhew. Democrats in recent months have accused Mayhew and LePage of mismanaging several DHHS programs and facilities, including …

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