Title

"Politics and Other Mistakes" piece on Maine Friends of Animals, a group organiz

Authors

Al Diamon

Source

Casco Bay Weekly

Date

7-8-1999

Pages

5

Abstract

"Politics and Other Mistakes" piece on Maine Friends of Animals, a group organized by former Republican state representative Robert Fisk of Falmouth, which hopes to force a referendum designed to outlaw leghold traps; and former U.S. representative Jim Longley's criticism of his own Republican party for not strongly opposing a bill, passed in the Maine Legislature but vetoed by Gov. Angus King, that would have taxed Social Security benefits in order to fund a tax cut for retirees on public pension plans.

Subjects

Politics, Trapping

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