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Maine Measures of Growth Report: Lots of Room for Improvement

MPBN - Mal Leary


March 16th, 2014

The Maine Economic Growth Council's "Measures of Growth" report this year gives the state "gold stars" for its sustainable forests, and air and water quality. But the annual snapshot of Maine's economy also notes several "red flags." Mal Leary talks with Ryan Neale, program manager and author of the report, and Harold Clossey, the Maine Development Foundation's new president, about the good in the report, and the bad, which once again red flags the state's fourth-grade reading scores.

Ryan Neale, program manager for the Maine Development Foundation's Measures of Growth report, and Maine Development Foundation President Harold Clossey talk with Mal Leary about the findings in this year's report.

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