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Dirigo – More Costly and Less Effective than Ever

Dirigo – More Costly and Less Effective than Ever

Read the full report | In the late evening on April 15th – Tax Day – a slim majority of the Maine Legislature passed a $57 to $72 million tax increaseto fund the ballooning costs of the Dirigo Health program. While a great deal of attention has been focused on the tax increase and its impact on ...
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$100 a day and what do you get…

$100 a day and what do you get…

With the legislature's most recent tax-increasing outrage dominating the news from Augusta, it may have escaped the attention of the public that as of yesterday, the 17th, our intrepid legislators are getting paid $100 per day in Special Session pay. The legislature has been in session since early J ...
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