VIDEOS

ABOUT MAINE'S ECONOMY

What Are Mainers’ Top 3 Concerns?

The Alliance for Maine discusses results of a public opinion poll showing Mainers’ top concerns and how these can be addressed by growing “foundational jobs.”

Strategic Maine — Setting the Tone

Alliance for Maine members and special guests discuss how policy choices impact Maine’s competitiveness and how lawmakers can help set the tone that encourages investment and job growth.

Strategic Maine — The Workforce

Members of the Alliance for Maine and special guests discuss challenges to and solutions for growing the workforce to strengthen Maine’s economy in the future.

Strategic Maine — Foundational Jobs

Members of the Alliance for Maine and special guests discuss challenges and solutions to growing a strong job base for Maine’s economy.

Piecing Together an Economic Plan

Maine needs a plan for attracting investment, creating jobs and delivering public services. We can’t do that by taking issues one at a time without knowing how they work together.

Building a Better Economy for Maine

Building a successful economy is like building a house. We have to start with a solid foundation. Jobs that bring new money into Maine and help pay for jobs in service sectors and government are “foundational jobs.”

Bridge to 21st Century Economy

Maine needs to build a bridge to 21st Century “foundational jobs” to replace the legacy industries that used to employ thousands and drive economic activity here.

Rodney Repair Talks Foundational Jobs

Maine needs new, 21st Century jobs to replace the foundational jobs in our legacy industries that once employed thousands.

Strategic Maine: Episode 3

Members of the Alliance for Maine and special guests discuss workforce and investment challenges facing Maine’s economic future.

Alliance for Maine – Rep. Drinkwater Learns About “Foundational Jobs”

Rep. Drinkwater is on the campaign trail, asking Mainers, “what can I do for you?” He learns that what Maine really needs is more foundational jobs to help pay for all of the other “asks” Mainers have. Is he up to the challenge?

Strategic Maine: Episode 2

Members of the Alliance for Maine and special guests discuss workforce and investment challenges facing Maine’s economic future.

Strategic Maine: Episode 1

Members of the Alliance for Maine and special guests discuss workforce and investment challenges facing Maine’s economic future.

Alliance for Maine – Video 3

Alliance for Maine – Video 2

Alliance for Maine – Video 1