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MPBN: New Law to Increase Access to Chemotherapy Pills

Posted: August 05, 2014

MPBN story on democratic Senator Emily Cain's bill to improve insurance coverage for cancer treatment. "This disparity causes unfair hardship on...

LAW TO IMPROVE INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR CANCER TREATMENT TAKES EFFECT

Posted: July 29, 2014

Senator Cain-sponsored bill requires equal coverage for oral and IV cancer treatment   AUGUSTA— A new law to improve insurance coverage for...

CAIN STEPS DOWN FROM LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEES

Posted: June 23, 2014

Three lawmakers reassigned to Appropriations and Government Oversight   AUGUSTA--Earlier today, State Senator Emily Cain stepped down from her...

SENATOR CAIN RECEIVES PERFECT SCORE ON LABOR RECORD

Posted: June 23, 2014

State employees union praises lawmaker for commitment to working families   AUGUSTA – Democratic Senator Emily Cain of Orono has received a...

Mainebiz: $3M bond would help Down East lab

Posted: April 30, 2014

Read more here A $3 million bond proposal signed by Gov. Paul LePage would benefit Mount Desert Island Biological Lab, a nonprofit biomedical...

BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH BOND OFF FOR VOTER APPROVAL

Posted: April 28, 2014

MDI Lab to get $3 million for biomedical research   AUGUSTA—A bond measure sponsored by Senator Emily Cain of Orono to provide $3 million...

LEGISLATURE’S BIPARTISAN BUDGET APPROVED

Posted: April 15, 2014

LePage has threatened to veto budget   AUGUSTA--The Maine Senate in a unanimous vote of 35-0 endorsed a $32 million budget proposal for fiscal...

SENATE APPROVES WOMEN’S HEALTH BILL

Posted: March 27, 2014

Measure provides critical health care to low-income women, saves state millions AUGUSTA—In a 24-10 vote, the Senate gave initial approval to a...

Portland Press Herald: LePage defends Mayhew, silence on Maine CDC controversy

Posted: March 25, 2014

By Steve Mistler Read more here Gov. Paul LePage on Monday reiterated his support for health commissioner Mary Mayhew, calling her a "superstar" in...

BILL STRENGTHENING PROTECTIONS FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE BECOMES LAW

Posted: March 18, 2014

Law sponsored by Senator Cain takes effect immediately AUGUSTA— A bill sponsored by Democratic Senator Emily Cain of Orono to increase safety for...