William C. McKeen
Address: P.O. Box 148 , Whitefield, ME 04353
Web site: www.lincolncountygop.org/billmckeen
Family: Wife Sue, three children, four stepchildren, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren
Education: Camden High School Occupation: Graphic designer
Experience: Owner of Minuteman Sign Centers in Augusta, member of the Lincoln County Republican Committee and the Whitefield Republican Town Committee Top three priorities if elected:
? I will support every bill designed to grow Maine’s economy. This would provide better jobs for our citizens and keep more of our young people home in Maine.
? I would support all efforts to lower our tax burden. A better economy would provide better-paying jobs to more people, which would spread the tax burden among us more fairly.
? I would support improvements to Dirigo Health or any other plan that would insure more citizens and lead to an increase in preventive care.
Elizabeth S. Miller
Address: 6 Hemlock Lane, Somerville, ME 04348
Web site: http://janus.state.me.us/house/hsebios/milles.htm
Family: Husband of 33 years: Roy Miller, M.D.; sons: Nathan, 24, married, engineer in Seattle; Brian, 21, senior in forestry at University of Maine; Terry, 18, freshman in Audio Production at New England Institute of Art.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in human biology, Stanford University, 1973; master’s degree in public health, University of Michigan, 1977
Occupation: Senior program officer, Bingham Program (a Maine-based philanthropy giving grants to improve health and health care in Maine)
Experience: Five years on the Somerville School Committee; 20 years as town health officer; 20 years as volunteer on Somerville Fire Department Women’s Auxiliary; three years as a regional recycling volunteer Top three priorities if elected:
? Economic development for small towns and rural areas.
? Comprehensive tax reform.
? Control of health care costs.