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MaineOpenGov.Org Updates Detail Maine’s $15.4 Billion Current Retiree Pension Burden The Maine Heritage Policy Center (MHPC) held a press conference in Brewer today to unveil new updates to its transparency Web site MaineOpenGov.org. Now featuring retirement pension data for the […]
Read the full report | The Maine Heritage Policy Center wrote this bill that would strengthen Maine's freedom of access laws, to hold government more accountable. This
Read the full report | Tarren Bragdon, the CEO of The Maine Heritage Policy Center, delivered testimony last week in Augusta to oppose three bills that
Read the full report | Tarren Bragdon's testimony against LD 1353, An Act Regarding Salary Information for Public Employees, a bill that would restrict public information available to
Transparency—Shedding Light on Government Activities I: How Will Maine Afford Retiree Health Care Benefits for State Employees and Public School Teachers?
Read the full report | Maine is abuzz with the recent news that the state government’s budget deficit has doubled from $95 million to $190 million. While