Listen: Property Taxes and Utility Takeovers on WGAN


Director of Policy, Nick Murray, joined the WGAN Morning News to discuss LD 1748, a bill that would turn the local school budget validation process on its head and eliminate the voice of property taxpayers in municipal spending, in addition, he highlighted the pitfalls of a proposed ballot initiative to seize the assets of Maine’s investor-owned utility companies via eminent domain in favor of creating a public utility with an elected board. Listen to the full segment below.