Comments for: USM students call for Legislature to enact one-year moratorium on budget cuts

Posted March 26, 2014, at 3:41 p.m.
Last modified March 26, 2014, at 7:08 p.m.

AUGUSTA | A group of University of Southern Maine students switched from protest to persuasion Wednesday, when they took their objections to cuts proposed at their campus and others in Maine to the State House. The students and Rep. Ben Chipman, I-Portland, hope to introduce an emergency bill that …


A previous version of this story incorrectly stated that President Paul Ferguson will announce UMaine plans to cut $10 million from its budget. The university's Vice President for Administration and Finance Janet Waldron will make the announcements.

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