Counting Your Chickens Before They Hatch

Karen Bailey of Americans for Tax Reform looks at Question 3 on Maine’s ballot and calls fowl. The supposed “savings” projected by the Department of Transportation and the Legislature will only be replaced by interest payments on loans.

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Who Won’t Raise Your Taxes

Thirteen candidates for state senate have pledged they will oppose and vote against any and all efforts to increase taxes. Fifty-three candidates for house seats have signed the same pledge. Here they are.

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Why Pull the Plug on the Milliken Nomination?

While Congress and Wall Street are searching for higher standards of business practices to help clean up shoddy deals and restore investor confidence, isnít it time that Maine citizens insist that ethical standards apply to government? If your answer is yes, then take a close look at the growing controversy over the re-nomination of Roger Milliken, Jr. to another term on the Land for Maineís Future Board. The hearing is set for Tuesday in Augusta.

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Latest Buzz: RESTORE Prowls for More Park Land

Usually you don t know when or where land will fall into the hands of environmental radicals, but last week we got a heads up that Roxanne Quimby and RESTORE are looking at another piece of the Maine woods. There s not much time, but maybe you can help beat them to the punch. Here’s the story…

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What’s Wrong with the Capital Gains Tax?

A closer look at Governor King’s ‘Great Compromise…

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NH Children’s Crusade

In the present N H legislative turmoil to get an education budget passed, Andru Volinsky has sunk to a new low and manipulating children to further his goals.

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Back Stage at the Funeral

These may be good signs that the Governor & Company worried that a mock funeral might spell trouble for their bad bills. With all the nastiness surrounding the Governors bill which kicks petitioners out of all Maine polling places, it is important for citizens to enter the scene and call their representatives and senators, insisting that they vote against all anti-referendum bill.

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When the Devil Shows Up

Jonathan Carter had a press conference yesterday with someone named John Demos, Northeast Organizer of American Lands Alliance. The story by Associated Press is in todays newspapers, but they missed the real story.

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