PORTLAND, ME – JANUARY 19: Chuck Lawton, PhD, (cq) chief economist at Planning Decisions Inc, speaks during a press conference at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute announcing the creation of a nonpartisan Think Tank called “FocusMaine” designed to address challenges in Maine’s economic climate in a press conference at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute Tuesday, January 19, 2016. (Photo by Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer)