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  • Susan M. Abercrombie
    (Rep)

  • Benjamin T. Collings
    (Dem)

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    Carolyn Anne Silvius
    (Grn)

Biographical Information

What are the greatest challenges facing Maine right now?

If elected, what are your top three priorities?

How will you encourage greater civic engagement among your constituents?

How will you support economic recovery in your district?

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Campaign Phone (207) 774-7509
Campaign Email 12CarASil@gmail.com
Finance Type traditional
State House District
Homelessness,Food insecurity, Health care access, tribal sovereignty, clean water
Making certain our people are adequately and safely housed, fed and healthy so we can all work together to solve the larger and more complicated issues we face.
Through mailings, surveys, and phone campaigns at the moment. Later when the health threats are less, through community coffees, and door to door solicitation.
One way is to encourage businesses that pay more than our current minimum wage to locate branches here in Maine and at the same time, by encouraging universities to provide low or no cost courses to Maine Residents in subjects such as engineering and technology to attract the types of business that we want to locate here. We are now basically a service and tourism based economy and these businesses are low paying and tend to make Maine noncompetitive with other states.