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Insight to Action: Rich States Poor States-Webinar

September 10, 2014

Have you ever wondered why your state’s economy has been failing? Or on the other hand, why your region has been a hub for economic growth and prosperity? On Thursday, September 11, you will have these questions answered by ALEC’s Director of the Center for State Fiscal Reform and the Tax and Fiscal Policy Task [...]

Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. [...]

Issues: Taxes

Stop Medicaid Expansion Today

June 05, 2014

Maine’s state experience with expanding Medicaid, called Dirigo Health, proved to be a budget buster for Maine and did not come close to insuring the numbers promised. Adding more costly promises only ensures that more broken promises will come. The federal government cannot open Acadia National Park on schedule due to lack of funds. Are [...]

Same time, different place

March 04, 2014

Don’t forget to meet us tomorrow at the State House at 9AM. We will join with the Governor and several state legislators in a new location – the Hall of Flags. We need your voice to help deliver the message that Obamacare Medicaid expansion will NOT save the state money. Let’s tell everyone that Maine [...]

Issues: Healthcare & entitlements Health Care & Entitlements