THE MAINE HERITAGE POLICY CENTER
Lewiston

Now What? A Blueprint for Maine’s Path Forward.

The election is over, and we finally know that Governor Paul LePage will be in the Blaine House for the next four years, his priorities, and how he intends to lead the state. We also know who will be there to help, or block, Governor LePage’s agenda in the legislature.Matthew Gagnon, CEO of The Ma ...
Read more
PR

Advisory: The Maine Heritage Policy Center to Announce New CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 18, 2014The Maine Heritage Policy Center will hold a press conference to announce the selection of its new Chief Executive Officer on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at the law offices of PretiFlaherty at One City Center in Portland, Maine.PRESS CONFERENCE DETAILSDate: ...
Read more
MHPC Informational Presentation (Belfast)

MHPC Informational Presentation (Belfast)

General presentation.Topics of discussion:Free MEMedicaid ExpansionWelfare Abuse and EBT Data Please email jhaines@mainepolicy.org for more information. ...
Read more
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 ...
Read more
Four Reasons Maine Needs to Reform Unfunded Government Employee Pensions
There is no doubt – unfunded government employee pensions are bankrupting our future.  Without reform, Maine families face crumbling roads, failing schools, a broken health care safety net, and even higher taxes.Next fiscal year, without the reasonable reforms in the budget, the increase in the u ...
Read more
The Empire Strikes Back: Brenda Harvey’s assault on MHPC’s Welfare Report
Even in a small state like this, it is amazing what happens to you when you dare to question state agencies and departments about the work they do. For an example, one need only look at how Brenda Harvey, the commissioner of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has responded to ...
Read more

joinus

CLOSE