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Release: Medicaid Expansion is NOT the Answer for Maine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 20, 2014 The Maine Heritage Policy Center publishes report analyzing the adverse economic impact of expanding Obamacare in Maine. PORTLAND, Maine – The Maine Heritage Policy Center, Maine’s premier free market think tank, on Thursday released […]

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Advisory: MHPC and AFP-Maine to Host Press Conference to Celebrate Digital Learning Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2014

February 5th is Digital Learning Day in Maine

AUGUSTA – The Maine Heritage Policy Center and Americans for Prosperity Maine will

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Advisory: MHPC to Host Conference Analyzing “Global Citizenship” In The Context of American Higher Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 3, 2014

February 6th Event to Revisit What Does Bowdoin Teach and Feature National Association of Scholars’ Dr. Peter W. Wood

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The Free ME Initiative

Free ME is a bold initiative that will free Maine. It is a realistic strategy for spurring economic development statewide.

Maine has the opportunity to

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Obamacare Update: Employers Gain Ground

Employers experienced an important victory this week in the fight against Obamacare. The Obama administration announced that the employer requirement to offer health insurance that meets

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Release: Tim Bryant of Preti Flaherty Joins MHPC Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 23, 2013

PORTLAND, Maine – The Maine Heritage Policy Center is pleased to announce Timothy J. Bryant, Esq., a partner in the

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Crisis to Cure: Maine’s Health Care Reform Law is Helping Business

Opponents of Maine’s new health care reform law (PL90) erroneously describe the law as “a gift to the insurance companies.”[1]  In reality that gift

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Case Study #1: Maine business would pay $30,000 more a year under Obamacare

Paying Obamacare penalties would be less expensive than providing health insurance A case study from a real business in Maine, a commercial concrete business serving the construction industry,

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Release: “Renewable energy” law forces higher electricity rates, job losses

“Renewable energy" mandate will raise electricity prices by $145 million, cost Maine 1,000 jobs RPS law burdens households, harms Maine's economy  Maine’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) legislation, which requires that

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MHPC: Don’t Expand Maine’s Medicaid Under Obamacare

Expanded Medicaid enrollment increases private insurance rates, burdens taxpayers without reducing number of uninsured PORTLAND - The Maine Heritage Policy Center today released a report saying that Maine should