Maine Conservation Voters Action Fund
Maine Education Association
National Association of Social Workers (NASW), Maine Chapter
Dear Candidate for ME State Legislature –
The ME Chapter of NASW is pleased to announce that our PACE committee has approved our endorsement of you in your bid for the Maine State Legislature on November 8th. Please feel free to contact the ME Chapter if there are specific ways in which you might find this endorsement useful. We will be sending out an email alert to our members, informing them of your endorsement as well.
We look forward to working with you during this campaign season as well as on the our key issues relevant to social work values and priority areas including:
MECare Expansion, marriage equality, affordable prescription medication for our seniors, adequate funding for mental health services, assuring that changes to the MECare manual for services be reviewed and approved by the legislature (Sect 17), MSW Student Loan forgiveness, affordable housing, food insecurities, addiction treatment and prevention, and providing general assistance for immigrant and refugee populations.
Best of luck during these next few weeks.
LK Gramlich, LMSW
NASW – ME Chapter