February 24, 2019
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Watch Janet Mills make the case for her $8 billion budget

Gov. Janet Mills addresses a joint session of the Legislature to lay out details of her proposed two-year budget plan. The $8 billion proposal would increase funding significantly for public education and the Department of Health and Human Services.

Republicans have questioned whether it is sustainable. Progressives say it does not go far enough to meet the critical needs of vulnerable Mainers.

Watch the speech here.



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