Adam Goode

state budget

Episode 50: With two state legislators

Episode 50(!) of the Beacon Podcast features part one of a conversation with Rep. Adam Goode of Bangor and Rep. Ryan Tipping-Spitz of Orono. They discuss how they got involved

Maine Center for Economic Policy

House votes down Gov. LePage’s tax cut for the super wealthy

On a 77-65 party-line vote on Tuesday, the Democratically-controlled Maine House voted down Gov. Paul LePage’s bill to eliminate the estate tax. LD 1622 would have provided a tax break

Richard Rosen

Gov. LePage demands $22 million in new corporate tax breaks, refuses to pay for them

Memebers of the Maine Legislature’s Taxation Committee tabled Gov. Paul LePage‚Äôs $38 million tax conformity package yesterday after administration officials refused to say how the plan, which includes a new

Paul LePage

Gov. Lepage’s tax initiative is a huge giveaway to the wealthy

An analysis by the Maine Center for Economic Policy (MECEP) shows that the proposal to cut the state income tax to four percent, which makes up part of a ballot