Tag Archives: Maine People’s Alliance

Maine People’s Alliance announces minimum wage referendum campaign

From Mike Tipping, representative for the Maine People’s Alliance and Mainers for Fair Wages: For Immediate Release Referendum Launched to Raise Maine’s Minimum Wage Six Mainers of diverse backgrounds from all over the state each took their turn signing an application in Augusta today to begin gathering signatures for a citizen-initiated referendum to raise the […]

St. Patrick’s Day ‘Pot of Gold’ Protest planned for the State House

The Maine People’s Alliance has announced a protest to be held on St. Patrick’s Day at the Maine State House. The intent of the protest is to call attention to the negative impacts of Governor LePage’s budget proposal. Here’s the statement in full: “Mainers Will Protest Gov. LePage’s “Pot of Gold” for the Wealthy On […]

What I learned working for the Maine People’s Alliance

In the past couple of weeks, various characters from Maine’s right-wing crazy brigade have made it their mission to destroy the reputation of the Maine People’s Alliance and have even gone as far as calling for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud to “denounce” the grassroots, liberal organization. On May 7, the Maine Republican Party put […]