Comments for: LePage’s drug enforcement bill watered down after impassioned debate over funding

Posted March 26, 2014, at 7:37 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Hours of debate and procedural maneuvers around Gov. Paul LePage’s proposal to beef up drug enforcement in Maine culminated Wednesday evening with a heavily divided recommendation from the Legislature’s Criminal Justice Committee. The recommendation scales back LePage’s plan, adds money for drug addiction treatment programs and essentially …

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