Governor’s Supplemental Budget Expected to be Voted on This Week

Updated 2 years ago

Leading Democratic lawmakers expect the governor’s supplemental budget plan to be voted on in the House and Senate this week.It’s to patch a $35 million revenue hole.It also seeks to make up for nearly $90 million in cost overruns in Maine’s Medicaid program, or Mainecare. The supplemental budget would help the state pay its bills through June.The govenor has also pitched a $6.3 billion budget for the next two years.