Article IV, Part Third, Section 14 of the maine State Constitution

Article IV, Part Third, Section 14 of the Maine State Constitution says:

Corporations shall be formed under general laws, and shall not be created by special Acts of the Legislature, except for municipal purposes, and in cases where the objects of the corporation cannot otherwise be attained, and, however formed , they shall forever be subject of the general laws of the state ( emphasis mine)

Quote from the legislative Charter for Brunswick Landing Maine's Center for Innovation : The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority is established as a body corporate and politic and a public instrumentality of the State to carry out the purposes of this article. The authority is entrusted with acquiring and managing the properties within the geographic boundaries of Brunswick Naval Air Station. [2009, c. 641,
§1 (AMD).]
1. Powers. The authority is a public municipal corporation and may:D. Exercise the power of eminent domain; [2005, c. 599, §1 (NEW).]


Friday, August 29, 2014

Preserving The American Political Philosophy: Both Political Parties in Maine Choose Global Capitalism Economics Over Environment !

I am not endorsing anyone but it makes me very upset when I see the environment being used in the cause of partisan politics, so in response to the partisan Maine League of Conservationists, I have posted this excerpt from the 2013 Maine legislative session from my statutory timeline showing that both political parties and independents place business interests above environmental interests and the public's interests: