Informed by breadth and depth of relevant personal and professional experiences, Melanie Sachs is clearly our most substantive Democratic candidate in House District 106. A lifetime dedicated to hands-on work in the field of health and human services, with and among the people of Maine, has fostered her instinctive understanding of socioeconomic dynamics in local, state, and federal contexts. She has facilitated collaborative networks within all sectors and initiated systemic change. Melanie’s collective skills particularly in the realms of policy and management, and authentic insight cultivated by longstanding commitment to volunteering and public service, are essential attributes for our state representatives. She consistently articulates logical, comprehensive approaches to the full range of complex issues central to Maine’s vitality and competitiveness. Undistracted by career or political interests, she is poised as a proactive, confident leader and effective, respected legislator. Send Melanie Sachs’ productive influence to Augusta.