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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2014 U.S. Court Of Appeals Rules Public Pension Reforms Enacted Under LePage Constitutional BOSTON – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit ruled on Friday, June 27, that public pension reform enacted under […]
Maine Prosperity Event – From Longley to LePage: An Insider’s Take on Maine’s Budget Process (Portland)
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Every year, Maine state government spends more than $3 billion, and the biannual negotiation over the state's budget is one of the most important -- and
Please be sure to stop The Maine Heritage Policy Center's informational booth at the Maine GOP Convention. Maine GOP Convention Cross Insurance Center 515 Main Street Bangor, ME April 25-26,
Earlier this year, The Maine Heritage Policy Center released a several-month long investigation into the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) cash welfare program. Our investigation
Free ME is a bold initiative that will free Maine. It is a realistic strategy for spurring economic development statewide.
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The Maine Heritage Policy Center, Maine’s foremost free-market think tank, invites you to join us for an exciting presentation as we introduce a bold initiative to fundamentally revolutionize
Read the full Report | As a result of huge spending increases at the local level and a failure to pass along increased state aid, property taxpayers
Read the full report | As time draws closer for Mainers to pass the Taxpayer Bill of Rights (Question 4) on November 3, the rhetoric from the
Taxpayer Bill of Rights (Question 4) Needed Now More than Ever: Between FY 2008 and FY 2009, 58 percent of Maine’s towns lost a combined 3,056 people while those towns increased property taxes by $45 million
Read the full report | A startling picture of dropping population in Maine’s towns combined with an increasing property tax burden is creating a vicious economic cycle