Mainers have a stake in their own energy future, and a right to know who is paying to influence state policies -- and why. In the last few years, we've seen an onslaught of attempts to weaken or diminsh smart environmental and energy policies. While Governor LePage has made this one of his leading policy fights, it's important to highlight the wealthy corporate interests backing his effort.
The Maine People's Alliance has teamed up with Maine Conservation Alliance and Maine's Majority Education Fund on a report, Why Two Rich Men from Kansas Want to Dismantle Maine's Renewable Energy Policy...And Why You Should Care, which connects the dots between wealthy industrialists like the Koch brothers and the attacks on Maine's environmental and renewable energy policies.
You can view the full report here.