Category Archives: Media

11 Jun

TV AD: Keep the Economy Moving – No Tax Increases

Maine People Before Politics is committed to growing Maine’s economy through lower taxes and job-friendly policies. See one of our TV ads below which encouraged the Legislature to oppose tax increases:           2013    

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15 May

Statewide Poll: Maine People Oppose Tax Increases & Want Hospitals Paid with No Strings Attached

Data indicates people want spending restraint in Augusta AND in their cities and towns AUGUSTA – Maine people strongly want Maine’s hospitals paid back with no strings attached.  A total of 70% of respondents indicated that was their choice compared ...

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18 Apr

MPBP releases comments from petition

For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 18, 2013 Maine People Before Politics releases document detailing comments from citizens signing petition AUGUSTA – Maine People Before Politics is releasing a document detailing some comments Maine citizens have made as they signed ...

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04 Apr

RELEASE: Maine People Before Politics airs statewide TV ad to support hospital payment plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Thursday, April 4, 2013 Maine People Before Politics airs statewide TV ad to support hospital payment plan Also launches new website This morning, Maine People Before Politics began airing a statewide TV ad urging the State ...

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11 Sep

Statement In Response To Attack By BDN Columnist

Statement of MPBP executive director Jason Savage in response to attack by BDN columnist “The only contributor we have ever had who made mention of some sort of political favor for their contribution was an executive from a renewable energy ...

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10 Sep

Press Release: Serious Conflict At Maine Today Media Damages Reporting Credibility

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SERIOUS CONFLICT AT MAINE TODAY MEDIA DAMAGES REPORTING CREDIBILITY West Enfield – Maine People Before Politics today is revealing a shocking conflict of interest at the Portland Press Herald and Maine Today Media, owner of ...

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22 Aug


Quick check reveals so-called “report” riddled with inaccuracies, cites bizarre sources, shot through with bias. Report does not hold up under even light scrutiny. West Enfield – Maine People Before Politics today released the following statement regarding the so-called 61% ...

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25 Aug

Group “Maine’s Majority” Are 19% Sour Grapes Mitchell Supporters

Time to Put Politics Aside:  Meet the Real 61%ers …Libby Mitchell’s 19% Supporters The so-called grassroots group shows up again – this time, tonight, in Aroostook County PRESQUE ISLE, ME – A group calling itself “Maine’s Majority” aka 61%ers has ...

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27 Jul

MPBP responds to columnist attack in BDN

Bangor Daily News columnist David Farmer recently penned a column attacking Gov. LePage and the budget work of Maine’s legislature. MPBP executive director Jason Savage responded in a column in the BDN. From the BDN: “After reading David Farmer’s July ...

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05 Jul

Video: Knox County Capitol For A Day: Governor LePage On Energy Efficiency

At the Knox County Capitol For A Day, Governor LePage talks about energy efficiency, energy rates and the impact of high energy rates on the average Maine family. Governor LePage also speaks about Maine’s renewable energy portfolio and a new ...

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