Article II -- Purpose

The purpose of the MAPE-PAC is to:

  1. Inform and educate MAPE’s membership about legislative and political issues concerning their needs as state employees.
  2. Screen candidates for political offices.
  3. Raise voluntary contributions from MAPE members.
  4. Set up screenings for statewide offices including sending invites, scheduling, preparing questions and determining space. The MAPE PAC will complete all tasks involving the planning and preparing of the screening(s).
  5. Support those candidates who are advocates and supporters of state-employed professionals. This support may be accomplished by making contributions and/or independent contributions to help elect those candidates who support the goals of MAPE and its members.
  6. Help draft, recommend, and lobby for legislation to further the interest of state-employed professionals.