Governor’s Budget Proposal Under Review 

Governor LePage’s supplemental budget, which pays down hospital debts and accounts for increased enrollments in Mainecare, now moves into the legislative arena.On Monday the appropriations committee will take up the revised spending document for the fiscal year ending June 30. The Governor wants quick passage to maximize federal matching funds.The committee will take up funding for Fisheries and Wildlife on Monday, as well as Marine Resources, Environmental Protection, Agriculture, and Education. Human Services spending changes come under review on Tuesday.The hearings will continue through Wednesday.