John Frary’s column on April 6, “Welfare reform is not a debate to avoid this election year,” mixes two topics that ought be kept separate.

His topsy-turvy column conflates programs in which recipients get payments and a proposal to expand the MaineCare program, in which payments would mostly go to Maine health care providers and not to recipients.

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