• Defend the right of all Mainers to live the way they want to live
  • Take responsibility for identifying and achieving the goals of our own communities
  • Use a “kitchen sink” approach to economic development that focuses a variety of ways to build small, local businesses
  • Trust people to make decisions about their own health care
  • Provide access to preventative health care for all
  • Treasure and protect Maine’s natural resources
  • Advocate for equal pay for equal work
  • Build inclusive communities for all Mainers old and new
  • Encourage Maine’s young people to stay in state
  • Ensure that all Maine children come to school ready to learn
  • Cultivate research and development of new technologies, materials, and products
  • Support emerging and current businesses in Maine
  • Invest in infrastructure (e.g. high speed internet) that strengthens and connects our rural communities
  • Assist Maine’s homeowners, businesses and communities in generating their own electric energy using sustainable methods such as wind, solar and geothermal