Governor Receives Recommendation to cut Spending by $35 Million

AUGUSTA - Administrative and Financial Services Commissioner Sawin Millett is recommending state agencies cut spending by more than $ 35 million due to a drop in anticipated revenue for the current fiscal year.

In a letter to Governor LePage and legislative leaders, Millet says spending cuts should be implemented as soon as possible in order to keep the budget balanced.

A spokeswoman for Governor LePage says cuts are likely, but he is reviewing the recommendation, which came this afternoon.

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Lindsey joined the WVII ABC7 and WFVX FOX Bangor news team in January of 2012. Raised in Arlington, Mass., Lindsey graduated from Endicott College located in Beverly, Mass. where she majored in Communication. While attending college on the North Shore Lindsey ran the campus newspaper, the Endicott Observer, lead the Endicott Gulls field hockey team as Captain in the 2009 & 2010 seasons, and played for the women’s club hockey team.

For two years Lindsey worked at WCVB Channel 5 News Boston as an ENG producer and writer, while also filling in for various positions in
Chronicle, the station’s nightly news magazine. Additionally, Lindsey contributed to the production of two MDA Labor Day telethons.

When she’s not in the field she can be found on the ice. Lindsey helps out with Brewer’s Youth Hockey Learn to Skate & Learn to Play program and plays on a men’s league team. She also helped to establish Brewer’s first youth under-12 girl’s hockey team.

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