Maine lawmakers pledge to help fund child care during State House event

A recent report by the Legal Services Corporation shows 92% of low-income Americans can’t afford an attorney and usually have inadequate or no representation in their legal challenges.

The Maine ACLU, Southern Maine Workers’ Center, Maine Employment Lawyers Association, Southern Maine Labor Council, and Maine Center for Economic Policy and Disability Rights Maine all submitted testimony to support the proposed legislation.

Click here to read the full article, first published April 9, 2023 in NewsCenter Maine.