THE MAINE HERITAGE POLICY CENTER
More Open and Accountable Government: Everyone Wants it, Except Government
It stands to reason that in light of the current state of government, with all of its scandal, corruption, and  illegal wasting of taxpayer dollars that we would consider strengthening laws that protect the right of the people to know what their government is up to.That's why MHPC has worked tirele ...
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MHPC Sues Maine Municipal Association Over Improper Electioneering Expenditures – Documents Available
Today the Center for Constitutional Government filed suit on behalf of four plaintiffs against the Maine Municipal Association over its improper interference with five citizens' initiatives during the period 2003-2009. The MMA contributed nearly $2 million in cash and in-kind contributions to four p ...
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Complaint Against The Maine Municipal Association

Complaint Against The Maine Municipal Association

Read the full text | The complaint filed in the Kennebec County Superior Court against the Maine Municipal Association in regard to their use of public money for electioneering. As an instrumentality of government, their contribution to and participation in political activities are illegal governmen ...
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A Brief Guide to Question 2

A Brief Guide to Question 2

A Brief Guide to Question 2 (Excise Tax Cut) on the November 2009 Ballot What is the wording of Question 2 to go before voters? “Do you want to cut the rate of the municipal excise tax by an average of 55% on motor vehicles less than six years old and exempt hybrid and other alternat ...
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