This is a recording of a radio interview in which Speaker Mark Eves explains why he believes Mainecare expansion, which will reduce Maine's uninsured population by 70,000 people, is so important. I certainly could not make a better argument in favor of this important measure, which is among my chief legislative priorities. Sadly, the Legislature has passed expansion five times in various bipartisan compromises, only to experience five vetoes in the hands of Governor LePage.
Erik C. Jorgensen represents Maine House District 41 - Part of Portland. This blog represents his own opinions and not those of the Maine Legislature, Maine Democrats, or anyone else. To read more about me, click here