Circuit Breaker changes- how to proceed?

  ROCKLAND — By now, many of you who participate in the Circuit Breaker property and rent rebate tax program have gotten notices from Maine Revenue Services stating that effective immediately, there will be no more program. I knew that we were going to lose Circuit Breaker, and a new program called Tax Fairness was going [...]

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Today is NOT a “real sad day”.

I respectfully disagree, Governor LePage. This is not a sad day for the elderly. When we voted to over-ride your budget veto, we restored your cuts to the Drugs for the Elderly program. An important Medicaid eligibility for married elderly couples that you wanted to cut was restored. And, though we could not restore all [...]

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Tax lien foreclosures should fall under the same rules as bank foreclosures. We came so close. So close. And we’re not done yet.

Augusta, Maine — I hate posting this press release. Please know that I am not done yet. I just looked at the list of senators that voted to sustain the veto on this bipartisan bill that was worked very hard by the Judiciary Committee, Maine Municipal Association, the City of Bangor, and myself. Both MMA [...]

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Free Summer Lunch Programs Times and Locations

Free Summer Lunch Meals will be offered to Children & their Adult Family members at these sites Monday thru Friday, June 17 – August 9: PENOBSCOT BAY YMCA: 116 UNION STREET, ROCKPORT 11:30 TO 12:00 TEEN CENTER: 10 KNOWLTON STREET, CAMDEN 12:00 TO 12:30 YOUTH LINKS: 420 BROADWAY, ROCKLAND 12:00 TO 12:30 ROCKLAND REC CENTER: [...]

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