Comments for: Maine’s budget blow-out would be worse if not for LePage pension reform

Posted Feb. 12, 2014, at 1:22 p.m.

Once again, like a recurring nightmare, another gaping hole has been ripped in the state budget. And once again, it’s the same hungry beast ripping the biggest budgetary holes in the state’s checkbook: Medicaid, the profoundly broken and dysfunctional medical welfare program we call MaineCare. The estimated Medicaid fiscal gap …

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