Archive for December, 2011

It’s that time of year again when we look back at the work we did together – from right here on our computers (or smart phones, tablets … you get the idea). This is a compilation of the most read action alerts and the issues they communicated. Throughout this past year, we fought against roll-backs […]


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27 Dec 2011

In the last seven days, 7,659 people have read our blog. Lots of readers have commented, shared it on facebook, and tweeted it to their followers. You may have seen it. It’s called, “I don’t believe in Welfare Queens.” It was written by Emily Wagner, a Maine Women’s Lobby member. Like many of us, Emily […]

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Dear Supporter, For thirty-three years, the Maine Women’s Lobby has spearheaded countless legislative victories. We ensure that your voice is part of the debate – strong and clear – focusing on economic security, civil rights, health care and reproductive rights, and freedom from violence. In fact, the Maine Women’s Lobby has been a national leader […]

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Want to stay “in the know”? Subscribe to the Maine Women’s Lobby action network.   —————— Many of us read Christine Rousselle’s blog post about working at Wal-Mart. While my initial reaction was angry and disheartened, I decided to turn this into an opportunity to respond in what I hope will be perceived as a […]

Who’s your lobbyist? Laura is. Laura Harper is the Lobbyist of the Maine Women’s Lobby and she uses her powers for good. Yesterday, Laura and the rest of the Maine Women’s Lobby staff, members, and volunteers joined hundreds of Mainers who gathered at the State House to fight against Governor LePage’s proposed budget cuts. Today, […]

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