Jeff Timberlake

Maine Legislature

Maine Republicans threaten government shutdown to repeal fair tax referendum

Are you paying attention?  Things in the State House are heating up. Republicans have threatened to shut down state government unless Democrats agree to overturn the will of the voters

corporate influence

Maine Democratic leaders stand strong against minimum wage hostage-taking

“That is a non-starter for Democrats,” said Democratic Senate Minority Leader Justin Alfond on Friday when asked by Maine Public Radio about the latest attempt by Republicans in Augusta to

fair taxes

A dramatic reading of Rep. Timberlake’s poetry, feeling bad for the marijuana campaign and primary predictions

Today on the Beacon Podcast, Ben and Mike talk referendums, corporate influence at the state and national level, the New Hampshire primaries and the unintentional poetry of Rep. Jeff Timberlake.