Police checkpoints for snow tires?

As previously highlighted in The Maine Wire, there are a number of strange, ridiculous and funny-sounding bills being proposed in the Maine Legislature this session. Forgive us, dear reader, for […]

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Checking the Facts of Minimum Wage Hikes

Maine’s third-largest industry is tourism. At a size of approximately $2.2 billion and more than 85,000 jobs tied to the hotel and restaurant-heavy sector, Maine’s economy would be heavily impacted […]

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Top 10 Things Keeping Mainers Poor

Yesterday, The Maine Heritage Policy Center released a new report, “Top 10 Things Keeping Mainers Poor.” Poverty is an issue that has touched everyone’s life in some way, regardless of […]

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