Comments for: Municipal group’s intervention is needed to resolve LePage spat over aid for immigrants

Posted July 10, 2014, at 10:41 a.m.
Last modified July 10, 2014, at 4:23 p.m.

It goes without saying that Gov. Paul LePage’s attempt to bar the state’s towns and cities from giving out General Assistance to immigrants without legal status puts some of Maine’s newest residents in a bind. The other significant constituency facing a major predicament because of LePage’s efforts? Maine’s towns and …

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