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Maine governor ought to be lauded for resisting Medicaid lure

Your March 10 editorial “Governor blocks Medicaid expansion: A wrong turn in Maine” highlights the principled action by Maine’s governor, Paul LePage, in resisting the lure of Medicaid expansion in the state. While your editorial sneered at this position, I applaud it.

Medicaid, also known as MaineCare, is a broken system, expensive and unsustainable.

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