Legislature ought to think about enacting the nice elements of Pine Tree Energy

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Michael Cianchette is a Navy reservist who served in Afghanistan. He’s in-house counsel to quite a lot of companies in southern Maine and was a chief counsel to former Gov. Paul LePage.

“Maine voters don’t know what’s good for them.”

That’s the gist of the response from some former Pine Tree Energy supporters. The quasi-governmental utility proposal was soundly rejected all through the state this week.