Maine People Before Politics Archive

Maine health insurance rates to drop in 2021 under LePage model supported by Trump

AUGUSTA – A common refrain from liberals and partisan Democrats in Maine and across the country

Janet Mills’ program to buy cars for welfare recipients forced into public hearing

AUGUSTA – After more than 480 Mainers signed a petition calling on Maine DHHS to hold

Gov. Mills looks to ram through $6M welfare program to buy cars, lax rules criticized

AUGUSTA – Governor Janet Mills is moving forward with controversial plan to buy cars for Maine

Gov. Janet Mills says closed restaurants could sell food to prisons, but there’s a catch

AUGUSTA – In an apparent effort to mitigate the fallout from her late decision to deny

“Inescapable shortfall” Maine’s budget projected among worst due to COVID-19, stay home order

AUGUSTA, ME – Maine’s two-year budget shortfalls are growing worse by the day and a Moody’s

Bill would log all Mainers’ prescriptions into state database, “violation of privacy” says physician’s group

AUGUSTA – A proposal that would require all dispensers of prescription drugs to enter the private

Gov. Janet Mills’ $15M Netflix, YouTube, Hulu tax approved by committee over GOP opposition

AUGUSTA – Governor Janet Mills is planning on collecting more than $15 million in new revenue

Janet Mills still at table for regional gas tax hike as current phase ends, VA & NH out

AUGUSTA – A twelve state coalition looking to implement a regional gas tax estimated at about

“Fiscal accountability” rules could leave Janet Mills facing $525M budget shortfall after surplus spent

WASHINGTON D.C. & AUGUSTA – After Governor Janet Mills increased state spending by nearly $1 billion

Janet Mills continues to take heat over new TCI gas tax as other states withdraw

AUGUSTA – The multi-state coalition that is proposing a gas tax of about 17 cents per

Group hits Janet Mills, Pingree for false claims and playing on health care fears

AUGUSTA – Maine has a law that guarantees anyone with a pre-existing condition cannot be denied

Janet Mills takes heavy criticism over Blaine House solar panels cost and project, as some sit buried in snow

AUGUSTA – Given the photo-op and full court press Governor Janet Mills and her team put

With nursing home funds on hold, Gov. Mills adds unauthorized “Diversity” manager at DHHS

AUGUSTA – There is no “Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Manager” provided for in Maine’s newly passed

Defending Janet Mills, Maine Dems argue tax cuts are “spending” but actual spending is not

AUGUSTA – Income tax cuts are now “spending” and new spending is now “tax relief” even

On Janet Mills’ gas tax, records show many more Mainers spoke out against agreement than for it

AUGUSTA – The final tally of the official public comments from Maine people to a new

Janet Mills faces backlash for labeling gas tax opponents “trolls”

AUGUSTA – Last week Governor Janet Mills told Maine Public that people posting on social media

Gov. Janet Mills labels opponents of gas tax increase “trolls”

AUGUSTA – In an interview with Maine Public, Governor Janet Mills called opponents of an increased

Opposition to Janet Mills’ gas tax scheme pours in to state coalition she’s negotiating deal with

AUGUSTA – Maine People Before Politics, a non-profit focused on protecting Maine taxpayers is urging “every

Gov. Mills working on deal that will raise gas prices, Mainers need to speak out, says group

AUGUSTA – Governor Janet Mills is negotiating a multi-state agreement that could sharply increase the cost

Bill would allow govt to abruptly close Maine small businesses for payroll mistakes, wage disputes

AUGUSTA – Language in a bill just introduced on April 9, 2019 in the Maine Legislature

Why Maine state spending might already be out of control

AUGUSTA – Most Mainers who follow politics are probably aware that Governor Janet Mills immediately took

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