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Category: Senator Libby

Weekly Radio Address: Sen. Libby calls for common purpose to improve Maine after divisive election

Posted: November 10, 2016

Elections are by their very nature divisive. We engage in spirited, sometimes unpleasant debate about the best candidates and policies to improve...

Sen. Libby leads Lewiston delegation in call to assist workers displaced by Xerox closure

Posted: September 07, 2016

AUGUSTA — Following announcement of the impending closure of the Xerox/ACS call center in Lewiston, Sen. Nate Libby, D-Lewiston, sent letters...

Sen. Libby earns perfect record for conservation votes in 2016

Posted: August 31, 2016

Sen. Libby, D-Lewiston, received a perfect score for his votes to protect Maine’s environment, support clean energy and defend state conservation...

New law to restore credibility to welfare system takes effect Friday

Posted: July 25, 2016

AUGUSTA — A new state law barring the use of cash welfare benefits to purchase alcohol, tobacco, lottery tickets and other items will take effect...

Radio Address: Sen. Libby says seniors deserve dignity of stable retirement

Posted: June 10, 2016

We saved the Drugs for the Elderly program from efforts to weaken or eliminate it. This state program helps seniors pay for their prescription...

Sen. Libby welcomes Geiger Elementary School students to the State House

Posted: May 27, 2016

Fourth graders from Geiger Elementary School in Lewiston visited the State House last week. Sen. Nate Libby greeted the students, teachers, and...

Lewiston legislative delegation to host public office hours

Posted: April 20, 2016

Members of Lewiston’s delegation to the Legislature will hold constituent office hours from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, April 23, in the...

Gov. LePage signs Sen. Libby's welfare reform bill into law

Posted: April 19, 2016

AUGUSTA — Maine will no longer allow the use of cash welfare benefits to purchase alcohol, tobacco lottery tickets or other products, after Gov....

Senate passes Libby's bill for welfare reform, accountability at cash register

Posted: April 15, 2016

AUGUSTA — The Senate on Friday passed a bill to ban the use of welfare cash to buy alcohol, tobacco, lottery tickets and other products that...

Senate passes bill to boost pay for home and community care workers

Posted: April 13, 2016

AUGUSTA — The Maine Senate on Wednesday gave unanimous approval to a bill that increases state reimbursement for home care workers and...