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Carpenter bill would increase Maine’s domestic exports

Posted: May 12, 2017

AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, would increase Maine’s domestic exports by creating a Maine Domestic Trade Center, modeled on...

Sen. Carpenter introduces 2 bills to lower drug prices

Posted: May 12, 2017

AUGUSTA — Two bills introduced by Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, would lower the cost of prescription drugs in Maine. The bills — LD 652 and...

Carpenter bill would require a veterinarian at agricultural fairs

Posted: May 12, 2017

AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, would require a veterinarian to be present or on call at all agricultural fairs in Maine....

Carpenter bill would make sexual acts without consent a crime

Posted: May 12, 2017

AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, would make a it a crime to commit a sexual act with another person without their consent....

Carpenter to serve on two National Conference on State Legislature committees

Posted: May 12, 2017

AUGUSTA — Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, has been appointed to the National Conference on State Legislatures’ (NCSL) Natural Resources and...

Sen.Carpenter to hold town hall meeting in Presque Isle

Posted: May 12, 2017

AUGUSTA — Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton,  will be holding a town hall meeting  on Wednesday, April 12 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Northern Maine...

$11 million in unclaimed cash for Mainers available from Treasurer

Posted: March 06, 2017

AUGUSTA — The Office of the State Treasurer has received more than $11 million in the form of unclaimed property in the past year, and Mainers are...

Sen. Carpenter lauds new life for biomass plant in Stacyville

Posted: March 06, 2017

AUGUSTA — Sen. Mike Carpenter, a Democrat from Houlton who represents central and northern Aroostook County and parts of northern Penobscot County,...

Senate enacts bill to address errors in marijuana legalization law

Posted: January 26, 2017

LD 88 ensures minors are barred from use of pot, extends rulemaking period for three months AUGUSTA —Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, hailed...

Work plan for state bridge and road projects unveiled

Posted: January 13, 2017

AUGUSTA – Democratic Sen. Mike Carpenter of Houlton is pleased to share the details of Maine’s three-year transportation infrastructure work...