David Boyer of Yes on 1, minimum wage attacks and the presidential debate

David Boyer of Yes on 1, minimum wage attacks and the presidential debate

This week on the Beacon Podcast, Ben and Mike interview David Boyer of Yes on 1: Regulate and Tax Marijuana on the campaign, the policy issues behind it and his experiences as a 27-year-old campaign manager.

They also discuss the new Press Herald poll showing Question 4, the minimum wage initiatiative, leading with 60% of the vote and new attacks from the right on the referendum, including a very strange one from the Maine Heritage Policy Center.

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