Comments for: House, Senate overwhelmingly support $153M budget-balancing package

Posted Feb. 21, 2013, at 1:05 p.m.
Last modified Feb. 21, 2013, at 1:56 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The Maine House and Senate voted overwhelmingly Thursday in support of a $153 million plan designed to balance the state budget until June 30. The plan cuts $12.6 million from local school aid and fills a nearly $90 million budget hole in the state’s Medicaid program. The …

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