Stories about Appropriations Committee

Sawin Millett

Revenues improving, but sales tax still a worry in soft economy

By Mal Leary, Capitol News Service on Sept. 25, 2011, at 4:48 p.m.

State revenues drop in July

By Mal Leary, Capitol News Service on Aug. 21, 2011, at 4:04 p.m.

State ends budget year with surplus

By Mal Leary on July 13, 2011, at 8:32 p.m.

Potatoes may regain status in school lunches

By Jen Lynds on June 21, 2011, at 8:17 p.m.

Legislature considering ‘bath salts’ ban; synthetic drug a growing problem in Bangor area

By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 17, 2011, at 8:40 p.m.

Mob action in Augusta derails paycheck-protection reforms

By Larry Lockman on June 13, 2011, at 6:56 p.m.

Time running out on 2011 legislative session

By Kevin Miller on June 12, 2011, at 4:53 p.m.
Maine Reps. David Webster, D-Freeport, and Margaret Rotundo, D-Lewiston, pour over documents during a work session at the legislature's Appropriations Committee at the State House in Augusta, Maine, on Monday, June 6, 2011.  Maine lawmakers continued working their way toward an agreement on a $6.1 billion state budget.

State budget worthy of support

on June 10, 2011, at 9:37 p.m.

Legislature cuts own budget by $8.3M, adds security to the State House

By Mal Leary, Capitol News Service on June 05, 2011, at 2:51 p.m.

Pension debt and taxes

on June 01, 2011, at 10:57 p.m.

Maine Public Broadcasting asks state to not cut funding

The Associated Press on May 16, 2011, at 4:14 p.m.
Rep. Patrick S. Flood

House panel chairman gives resignation after health insurance fracas

By Kevin Miller on May 13, 2011, at 5:57 p.m.

Big tax payment limits state red ink in March

By Mal Leary on April 20, 2011, at 7:58 p.m.

Dorothea Dix study raises concerns

By Mal Leary on Feb. 27, 2011, at 4:03 p.m.

Scenarios numerous for budget

By David Farmer on Feb. 09, 2011, at 5:24 p.m.

Maine lawmakers take up budget update

The Associated Press on Jan. 23, 2011, at 4:41 p.m.