Posts From Taryn Hallweaver

Taryn Hallweaver
Taryn Hallweaver 2 posts

Taryn serves as legislative director for the Maine People's Alliance.

fair taxes

After getting tax breaks for the wealthy, Republicans still shut down the government

On Friday night, 60 House Republicans voted to shut down Maine’s government. Here’s the full list. After refusing to participate in budget negotiations all session, at the literal eleventh hour

state budget

You can help choose what issues MPA rates legislators on this year

From the outside looking in, the rapid-fire happenings in Augusta and the twists and turns of the legislative process can seem downright dizzying. (To be honest, it’s not all that