Archive for January, 2012

I do, do you?

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26 Jan 2012

It’s official. You get another chance to say “I do” to marriage equality. This afternoon, the Maine Women’s Lobby, along with our coalition partners, gathered at the state house to announce the 105,000 signatures we’ve gathered in support of a freedom to marry referendum. Then we marched them over to the Secretary of State’s office. […]

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Last session, we fought proposed roll-backs from Governor LePage and his administration. They wanted to dismantle laws relating to reproductive choice, child labor, and voting rights along with keeping BPA in baby bottles and sippy cups. Well, here we go again. Over the past decade, Maine has been a national leader in passing successful laws […]

I’ve worked on a lot of budgets in my lifetime. It is tough work – and often a moving target. Numbers change as you move through the process of building the budget. There are unexpected expenses – and revenues. Modification is often necessary. Numbers change. But, where we begin doesn’t. In order to make good […]

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