Medicaid Expansion Report Released

Today, The Maine Heritage Policy Center released a new report, “Reject Medicaid Expansion,” at an 11 a.m. press conference at the Holiday Inn By The Bay in Portland. You can read and download the report below.The conclusions of the report are simple. Despite the rosy picture proponents paint, Me ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 6, 2017CONTACT: Matthew GagnonChief Executive Officermgagnon@mainepolicy.org207.321.2550Augusta--Last week, a new movement in healthcare scored a major victory. Governor LePage signed LD 1385 into law, a bipartisan bill that provides legal protection for Direct Primary Care ...
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Open Position: MHPC Director of Communications

Reporting to the chief executive officer, the director of communications will set and guide the strategy for all communications, websites, public relations, and collateral to consistently articulate The Maine Heritage Policy Center’s mission. This highly skilled individual will oversee internal an ...
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After years of rapid growth in premiums and deductibles, unstable insurance markets, and skyrocketing costs caused by the Affordable Care Act’s burdensome mandates, lawmakers should be advocating for true free-market reforms to federal healthcare policy--reforms that encourage competition, give pa ...
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Economic competitiveness ranking would fall from 38th to  46th under Questions 2 & 4YARMOUTH - Recently, MHPC requested that the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) run three different scenarios through the formula used to calculate state rankings in the Rich States, Poor States: ALEC ...
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If you’re from the town of Sebago, Lincolnville, Greenwood, Bremen, Newry, Machiasport, or Jonesport, Question 2 should worry you immensely. You see, while many people are talking about the 130 Maine communities that won’t receive an additional cent under this tax increase for education, seven o ...
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MHPC Releases Question 2 Report

AUGUSTA- This week, The Maine Heritage Policy Center (MHPC) released a new report, The Wrong Choice for ME: How Question 2 would exacerbate inequality in K-12 education and cost thousands of jobs at a press conference in Augusta.Question 2 on this November’s ballot proposes a 42 percent t ...
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MHPC Releases Question 4 Report on Minimum Wage

AUGUSTA- Today, The Maine Heritage Policy Center (MHPC) released a new report, Unintended Consequences: How the minimum wage hike in Question 4 would kill jobs, raise prices and hurt Maine's most vulnerable at a press conference in Augusta.Speakers at the event included Liam Sigaud, policy analyst f ...
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(PORTLAND) — Today, The Maine Heritage Policy Center (MHPC) joined more than 100 organizations across the United States and around the world by holding an event honoring the life and work of Dr. Milton Friedman, a Nobel Laureate who was widely recognized as one of the most influential economists o ...
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FALMOUTH- Yesterday, a nationally-acclaimed government transparency activist, Tom Fitton, joined The Maine Heritage Policy Center for an educational luncheon in Falmouth.Since 1998, Mr. Fitton has led Judicial Watch, which has been named one of Washington, D.C.’s top ten most effective government ...
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