Measure Placed in Congress to Help with Maine Home Heating 

There’s a measure in congress that, if passed, would ensure Maine gets as much federal home heating help as it got last year.US Senator Olympia Snowe says a resolution to fund the federal government for six months includes language that would give states low income home enrgy assistance, or li-heap, funding at last year’s levels.Last year, Maine received 38.6 million dollars in li-heap money.The resolution is expected to be voted on by the house and senate over the next several days.