YES on 2 for more affordable healthcare. Question 2 expands Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. On Nov. 7, please vote YES on 2 to provide healthcare to 70,000 Mainers, bring $500 million more a year into Maine, supporting more than 3,000 jobs and saving the state budget $27 million, and to help fight the opioid epidemic.
YES on 3 for jobs, roads, bridges, and more. Question 3 is a $105 million jobs bond that will be matched by $137 million in federal or other funds. On Nov. 7, please vote YES on 3 to support the work that MSEA-SEIU members do relating to highway, bridge and other infrastructure improvements. Many of our members will be instrumental in this work.
YES on 4 for retirement security. Question 4 is a constitutional amendment, supported by the Maine Public Employees Retirement System and our union, reducing volatility in state pension funding requirements. On Nov. 7, please vote YES on 4 to protect the retirement security of state employees and public school teachers, and to ease the pension system’s impact on the state budget.