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J. Scott Moody

Release: Moody to Step Down from MHPC for National Role

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2014 PORTLAND, Maine – J. Scott Moody, CEO of The Maine Heritage Policy Center, announced his resignation on Thursday at the center’s monthly policy luncheon in Portland. Moody, who has been with MHPC in various […]

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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.

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Modern education and online learning

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, Maine – The Maine Heritage Policy Center and Americans for

Bowdoin College

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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Release: MHPC Makes Cash Welfare Spending Available Online

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2014

The Maine Heritage Policy Center publishes the most comprehensive view of Maine's cash welfare program ever presented to

J. Scott Moody

Release: MHPC on Maine’s Falling Unemployment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 22, 2013 The Maine Heritage Policy Center's CEO and Chief Economist released the following statement on Friday in regard to the latest unemployment report from the

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Advisory: Reforms, Improvements and Concerns About Maine’s Medicaid Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 19, 2013

PORTLAND, Maine – Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner, Mary Mayhew, will join The Maine Heritage Policy Center to discuss the

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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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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

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Release: Study Shows Maine’s “Rich” are Working Couples, Small Business Owners

Families and Entrepreneurs make up top earners, income tax hits them hardest A report released today by the Maine Heritage Policy Center shows that Maine’s high-earning individuals are working