SAM Bill to Bring Fairness to the Referendum Signature Gathering Effort
LD 1228, An Act To Amend the Ballot Initiative Process To Ensure Support in Maine's Congressional Districts
Public Hearing Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:00 AM, State House, Room 437
To get involved in the Moose Festival including becoming a vendor, advertising in the official program, volunteering, or creating a special activity in conjunction with the event, contact the Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce at firstname.lastname@example.org,
(207) 824-2282, or visit www.bethelmainemoosefest.com and www.facebook.com/BethelMaineMooseFest.
For Kids 4-12
Buxton Hollis Gun Show
Circulator files supplied by the secretary of state for the bear referendum.
How the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) Exploited Maine's Citizen Initiative Petition Process
by David Trahan
Sportsman's Alliance of Maine
Civil servants play vital role in Maine political campaigns
First Amendment right of free speech should not be denied to state's knowledgeable professionals.
By David Trahan
"Fair editorial by the Kennebec Journal, I appreciate them reporting this issue. Let the debate begin." -David Trahan
Loophole opens citizen initiatives to outside sway.
No raffles at this time.
Coyote Hunting and Trapping Primer
A booklet produced by The Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine’s Deer Management Network. On sale through The SAM Store.
NOTES FROM THE SHOOTING SHACK:
Articles by Gerry Lavigne and more:
Wolves pay for death of Idaho sheep
Coyote kills fawn in Jonesport.
Surplus Killing by Mammalian Predators
The Saga of Henry The Eighth
Find Your Representative
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The Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine
is Maine’s largest sportsman’s organization with 10,000 members and a headquarters in Augusta, ME. SAM is considered the leader of Maine’s 300,000 sportsmen. SAM’s staff works at the legislature, state agencies and other forums on critical issues. SAM was organized in 1975 and is a 501 (c ) 3 non-profit membership organization to promote conservation of Maine’s wildlife resources and to be an advocate for hunters, anglers, trappers and gun owners throughout the state. SAM’s members have a real voice and impact on outdoor issues.
SAM Recruiter Program
We have launched this exciting new membership program along with a "Round Up" program to help people join and support SAM with our firearms programs. Below are the Recruiters around the state; we encourage you to patronize these businesses as well as sign up for SAM Membership while you are there.
Ask your local dealer to sign up as a SAM Recruiter and help build our network to defend our Maine Heritage and Traditions.
Call the SAM office at 623-4589.
Smith’s Gun Shop, New Sharon
Top Gun of Maine, Poland Springs
Jim’s Gun Shop, Winslow
Ben’s Trading Post, Presque Isle
Cool Hand Luke Firearms, Bucksport
Ballstown Firearms, Whitefield
Pine Tree Trading Post, Lewiston
Fine Line Gun Shop, Poland
J&K Sporting Goods, West Paris
Riverside Firearms, Auburn
Fox Firearms, Vassalboro
Johnsons Sporting Goods, Brunswick
Woodman’s Sporting Goods, Norway
Bosebuck Mountain Camps, Errol, NH
Black Brook Cove Campground, Oquossoc
Rivers Edge Sports, Oquossoc
Pine Grove Lodge & Cabins, Bingham
Four Aces Arms, Lincolnville
Smitty’s Trading Post, Machias
J.T. Reids Gun Shop, Auburn
Tri State Police Supply, Winthrop
G3 Firearms, Turner
Kennebec Guns, Augusta
Paradis Outfitters, Sidney
Kennebec Outfitters, Winslow
Winslow Gun Shop, Winslow
Van Raymond Outfitters, Brewer
A&G Shooting Supply, Fairfield Center
Maine Military Supply, Holden
Trading Post in Palmyra