Gov. Mills’ proposed budget analyzed

Gov. Janet Mills presented a two-year $8.3 billion budget to the Legislature Friday, but analysts say there is room for growth.


“We are now in a recession that is very unlike things in 2019,” Tax and Budget Policy Analyst for the Maine Center for Economic Policy Sarah Austin said. “There is a massive pandemic on our hands and huge hardship for Maine families.”

Click here to read the full story, first published January 11, 2021, in Fox Bangor.