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Category: Veterans and Legal Affairs

Senate rejects bill requiring photo ID to vote

Posted: June 14, 2011

Read more at the BDN. By Eric Russell, BDN Staff AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine senators on Monday, in a reversal of a House vote last week, rejected a...

SENATE DEMOCRATS DEFEAT VOTER ID RESTRICTION

Posted: June 13, 2011

AUGUSTA— Senate Democrats led the opposition against a measure that, if passed, would have required a photo identification as a condition of voting...

MPBN: Senator Gerzofsky outraged by bill to restrict voting rights

Posted: June 13, 2011

Move to Eliminate Maine's Same Day Voter Registration Law Draws Protests 06/13/2011 Reported By: Tom Porter A bill to do away with same-day...

SENATE REPUBLICANS GUT VOTERS' RIGHTS

Posted: June 08, 2011

Eliminating same-day voter registration will eliminate tens of thousands of voters   AUGUSTA—Senate Republicans gutted voters' rights today...

Committee will review Maine campaign finance bills

Posted: May 17, 2011

Read more at the Portland Press Herald By Rebekah Metzler rmetzler@mainetoday.com MaineToday Media State House Writer AUGUSTA — Changes aimed at...

Seacoast Online: Sen. Hill works to toughen push poll law

Posted: May 10, 2011

YORK, Maine — After several of her constituents said they felt they had been victims of a "push poll" last fall that unfairly characterized her...

LEGISLATION AIMED TO END DECEPTIVE “PUSH-POLLS” IN MAINE IS UP FOR DEBATE

Posted: May 05, 2011

The Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee is set to weigh in  AUGUSTA – Senator Dawn Hill (D-York) presented a bill last week that would outlaw...