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April 2014
20-25

Maine Prosperity Event: Snowbirds Take Flight Thanks to Tax Cap on Charitable Giving (Portland)

April 17 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
DiMillo's On the Water,
25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME United States
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Portland ● 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ● Thursday, April 17, 2014 DiMillo’s On the Water 25 Long Wharf Snowbirds Take Flight Thanks to Tax Cap on Charitable Giving   The Honorable Philip Harriman Principal Lebel & Harriman The Honorable Philip Harriman, principal, Lebel & Harriman, will provide a first-hand account about how the new tax cap on charitable contribution deductions may be the proverbial “straw that breaks the camel’s back.”  This new law has many Mainers considering warmer, “greener” pastures and is a tax hike that…

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March 2014
20-25

Maine Prosperity Event: Illuminating Maine’s Energy Crisis (Portland)

March 20 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
DiMillo's On the Water,
25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME United States
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Portland ● 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ● Thursday, March 20, 2014 DiMillo’s On the Water 25 Long Wharf Illuminating Maine’s Energy Crisis: Shedding Light on Maine’s Failed Cap-and-Trade Scheme Mr. Paul Bachman Director of Research Beacon Hill Institute at Suffolk University    The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI, pronounced “Reggie”) is a carbon dioxide cap and trade agreement between nine states in the Northeastern United States – Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.…

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20-25

Maine Prosperity Event: Illuminating Maine’s Energy Crisis (Auburn)

March 19 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Hilton Garden Inn,
14 Great Falls Plaza, Auburn, ME United States
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Auburn ● 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ● Wednesday, March 19, 2014 Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch 14 Great Falls Plaza Illuminating Maine’s Energy Crisis: Shedding Light on Maine’s Failed Cap-and-Trade Scheme Mr. Paul Bachman Director of Research Beacon Hill Institute at Suffolk University    The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI, pronounced “Reggie”) is a carbon dioxide cap and trade agreement between nine states in the Northeastern United States – Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island…

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February 2014
$35

Global Illusions: Bowdoin’s Post-Citizens and the Future of American Higher Education (Brunswick)

February 6 @ 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Inn at Brunswick Station,
4 Noble Street, Brunswick, ME 04011 United States
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Brunswick Luncheon ● 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ● Panel Discussion ● 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ● Thursday, February 6, 2014 Inn at Brunswick Station 4 Noble Street Global Illusions Bowdoin’s Post-Citizens and the Future of American Higher Education Dr. Herbert London President Emeritus Hudson Institute Panel Discussion Dr. KC Johnson Professor City University of New York  Dr. Michael Poliakoff Vice President of Policy American Council of Trustees and Alumni Dr. Peter Wood President National Association of Scholars  Please join us…

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January 2014
20-25

Maine Prosperity Event: Rich States, Poor States (Portland)

January 23 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
DiMillo's On the Water,
25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME United States
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Portland ● 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ● Thursday, January 23, 2014 DiMillo’s On the Water 25 Long Wharf Rich States, Poor States Mr. Jonathan Williams Director Center of State Fiscal Policy Task Force American Legislative Exchange Council  All across the nation, states are looking for ways to boost their economies and become more economically competitive. Each state confronts this task with a set of policy decisions unique to their own situation. However, not all state policies lead to economic…

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December 20132013
20-25

Maine Prosperity Event (Portland)

December 12, 2013 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
DiMillo's On the Water,
25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME United States
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Portland ● 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ● Thursday, December 12, 2013 DiMillo’s On the Water 25 Long Wharf Stoking the Flames of Freedom: Leveraging Technology to Advance Conservative Solutions and Advocacy Mr. Scott Moody Chief Executive Officer The Maine Heritage Policy Center Mr. Steve Robinson Editor The Maine Wire Mr. Jonathan Haines Director of Communications The Maine Heritage Policy Center  MHPC Member: $20 per person, inclusive of tax and gratuity. Non-Member: $25 Click here to register For additional information, please…

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November 2013
20-25

Maine Prosperity Event (Portland)

November 21, 2013 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
DiMillo's On the Water,
25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME United States
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Register here Portland ● 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ● Thursday, November 21, 2013 DiMillo’s On the Water 25 Long Wharf Reforms, Improvements and Concerns about Maine’s Medicaid Program The Honorable Mary Mayhew Commissioner Department of Health and Human Services, Maine Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner, Mary Mayhew, will join The Maine Heritage Policy Center to discuss the challenges of preserving Medicaid for the truly needy, in spite of the state’s growing spending on social services. She will highlight the…

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20-25

Maine Prosperity Event (Auburn)

November 20, 2013 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Register here Auburn ● 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ● Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Hilton Garden Inn 14 Great Falls Plaza Reforms, Improvements and Concerns about Maine’s Medicaid Program The Honorable Mary Mayhew Commissioner Department of Health and Human Services, Maine Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner, Mary Mayhew, will join The Maine Heritage Policy Center to discuss the challenges of preserving Medicaid for the truly needy, in spite of the state’s growing spending on social services. She will highlight the…

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October 2013
$175-250

2013 Freedom & Opportunity Luncheon

October 25, 2013 @ 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks,
200 Sable Oaks Drive, South Portland, ME United States
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Purchase your tickets here. 2013 Freedom & Opportunity Luncheon Featuring The Honorable William O’Brien Former Speaker of the House of Representatives State of New Hampshire Friday, October 25, 2013 Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks 200 Sable Oaks Drive South Portland, MaineSponsor Reception With Mr. O’Brien Luncheon and Remarks Featuring Mr. O’Brien

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September 2013
20-25

Maine Prosperity Event: Government Intrusion vs. Free Market Innovation (Portland)

September 17, 2013 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
DiMillo's On the Water,
25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME United States
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Health care spending in the United States far exceeds that of other countries, currently representing about 18 percent of the gross domestic product. If health care continues to grow at historic rates, it is expected to reach 34 percent by 2040. This is quickly eating up family budgets. From 2000-2009 health insurance premiums rose 8 percent compared to household incomes at about 2 percent. If this trend continues, health care will surpass household income by 2033. Why is health care…

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