We’re the statewide organization representing the interests and concerns of Maine’s grocery and food producer industry.
We are monitoring 105 pieces of legislation that would impact our members. To date, over 1,159 bills have been printed with still others to come including proposals from the LePage Administration. Work continues on the budget proposal, mostly behind closed doors. We’re keeping a watchful eye and may be calling on our members to oppose LD 1101 An Act to Adopt a Retail Workers’ Bill of Rights. This is be labeling as the most anti-business bill of the session.
Join us at the April 22 Food For Thought Forum for a round table discussion on Bills of Interest and a meeting with Governor LePage. Learn about how your business is faring this session and see why your involvement is so important.
THANK YOU to our members who have renewed your membership. We’re grateful to carry on the tradition of excellence in government relations, hosting informative educational forums, and providing networking opportunities to further our members business opportunities!Read More
April 22 Food For Thought Forum
Governor LePage will join us at the April 22 Food For Thought Forum. He will discuss his tax reform and relief proposal and answer your questions. This proposal continues to dominate discussions at the Maine State House and this is your chance to join the conversation. How will this proposal impact you and your business?Read More