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Portland Event with Maine State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin – “Fiscal Prudence”

The Maine Heritage Policy Center invites you to attend   “Fiscal Prudence: The Foundation of a Healthy Private Sector Economy and Job Creation”   The Honorable Bruce Poliquin Treasurer of Maine   Friday, May 20, 2011 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. […]

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Bangor Event with Maine State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin – “Fiscal Prudence”

 

The Maine Heritage Policy Center invites you to attend

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The Great Tax Divide: Maine’s Retail Desert vs. New Hampshire’s Retail Oasis

It is well-known that Maine and New Hampshire are polar opposites when it comes to tax policy.  Maine has one of the highest tax burdens in the country

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Rally To Support the Governor’s Budget

Big Labor bosses and liberal leaders are pulling out all the stops to defeat the pro-taxpayers reforms included in the Governor's budget.  With their union dues-funded

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Portland Event – “Rich States, Poor States: Moving Maine from Rags to Riches”

Thursday, March 24 , 2011 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Bangor Event – “Rich States, Poor States: Moving Maine from Rags to Riches”

Wednesday, March 23 , 2011 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Right-sizing Maine’s State Government Workforce

The basis of comparison in this study is the examination of the number of Maine’s state government jobs relative to the number of jobs in the private sector

Bangor Event – “The Cost of Doing Nothing”

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Portland Event – “The Cost of Doing Nothing”

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Maine's Public Pensions are Bankrupting the State

The Cost of Doing Nothing: Maine’s Pension Payments are Crowding Out Other Spending

Download the Report (PDF) | Maine’s annual public pension payment is on the threshold of explosive growth. Unlike other states, Maine has a Constitutional requirement