October 16, 2019
Editorials Latest News | Nick Isgro | Bangor Metro | Nor'easter | Today's Paper

Comments for: Clean Election candidates shouldn’t run political action committees

When voters in 1996 approved Maine’s Clean Election public funding system for state candidates, they were told it would lessen the influence of money in politics. But lawmakers in Augusta, especially legislative leaders, carved out a big loophole for themselves — they collect private money through leadership political… Read More

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