Martha Stein is uniquely positioned to talk about the asylum seekers. From their point of intake in Portland–where she serves as executive director of Hope Acts–an organization supporting asylees. And she also lives on the Midcoast–in Brunswick–where she formerly served as development director at Tedford Housing.
She was our guest on the Tuesday WCME Midcoast Morning Buzz, after attending a Monday session of the Portland City Council–getting ready to grapple with a new surge of African asylum seekers just as winter sets in.
If you missed it, you may hear it here.