Congratulations to our nominees

The Maine Heritage Policy Center congratulates Democrat Senate President Elizabeth “Libby” Mitchell and Republican Mayor Paul LePage for winning their parties’ nominations for governor. We look forward to Ms. Mitchell, […]

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Maine’s Energy Burden

Unfortunately, there is a dearth of good comparative energy information by state.  I recently found the website of the Institute for Energy Research that not only ranks the 50 states […]

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More State Employees paid more than ever

In 2006, there were 552 state employees in the executive and judicial branches making more than $100,000 in total compensation. Since then, the number has nearly doubled, up to 1,007 […]

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