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PLEASE SHARE: Since 2008, the City Council has voted to increase the Police budget by 40%, or about $5 million.

In the same period, they voted to slash the Public Health budget by 47%, or about $2.4 million.

Remember back in 2016 when Jon Jennings and the Council said we "couldn't afford" the India Street Clinic?

Since Jon Jennings was hired as City Manager in 2015, the Police Department has requested budget increases that are, on average, more than double what they were before Jennings ($300k vs. $660k).

The City Council has never voted to reduce City Manager Jon Jennings's recommended Police budget.
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Maine Information and Analysis Center, whose activities fall under the control of Maine Public Safety Commissioner and former Portland Police Department chief Michael Sauschuck does, by Sauschuck's own admission, collect information about citizens not involved in criminal activity.

www.pressherald.com/2020/07/12/stolen-documents-show-maine-police-unit-shifted-focus-from-terrori...
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Never trust Susan Collins again.

PS this ad was made by Republicans who supported Susan Collins through her entire career. Even they see that she’s changed.
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