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Radio Address: Alfond says, ‘On Thanksgiving, let’s commit to helping hungry Mainers’

Posted: November 26, 2015

Hi there. This is Justin Alfond, the Democratic Leader in the Maine Senate. Today, like you, I’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving with my family....

Radio Address: Haskell says LePage and lawmakers must take holistic approach to end drug crisis

Radio Address: Haskell says LePage and lawmakers must take holistic approach to end drug crisis

Posted: November 13, 2015

It’s no secret that Maine has a drug addiction problem. Here in Portland this summer, our city experienced a hellish 24-hour period that saw 14...

Radio Address: Johnson says state must address ocean acidification's threat to our fisheries, way of life

Posted: October 30, 2015

Last year, Maine became the first state on the East Coast to tackle the growing threat to our way of life posed by an increasingly acidic ocean....

Radio Address: Miramant says lawmakers must act to preserve public trust

Posted: October 16, 2015

Every elected official is sent to Augusta with your trust that we’ll do the people’s work. When that trust is jeopardized, we must act swiftly...

Radio Address: Dill says aid forlaid-off workers, economic development crucial in wake of mill closures

Radio Address: Dill says aid forlaid-off workers, economic development crucial in wake of mill closures

Posted: October 02, 2015

I live in one of the communities where a mill is closing its doors, possibly for good. I also represent many of the towns called home by the...

Democratic Weekly Address: Breen says voters deserve good government, not scorched-earth politics

Democratic Weekly Address: Breen says voters deserve good government, not scorched-earth politics

Posted: September 21, 2015

For nearly three decades, Land for Maine’s Future has fulfilled its mission of protecting Maine’s natural heritage for future generations....

Democratic Weekly Address: Millett says, 'To continue supporting education, we must do more'

Democratic Weekly Address: Millett says, 'To continue supporting education, we must do more'

Posted: September 04, 2015

Good morning. This is State Senator Rebecca Millett. As a parent of two high school students, a member of the Legislature’s Education Committee...

Democratic Weekly Address: Gerzofsky says, “If we are truly committed to defeating this scourge, it will take more than throwing dealers  in jail. ”

Democratic Weekly Address: Gerzofsky says, “If we are truly committed to defeating this scourge, it will take more than throwing dealers in jail. ”

Posted: August 21, 2015

  Next Wednesday, the Governor is convening a drug summit.   This is the right thing to do.   But, noticeably absent from the summit is...

Dem Weekly Message: Hill says, “Gov. LePage has become the monkey wrench in government that he purports to despise.”

Dem Weekly Message: Hill says, “Gov. LePage has become the monkey wrench in government that he purports to despise.”

Posted: July 13, 2015

  Good Morning. This is Assistant Senate Democratic Leader Dawn Hill of York.   During his five years in office, Governor LePage has become...

Democratic Weekly Radio Address: Gratwick says, Maine has a tradition of respect and the Legislature continues that tradition by rejecting the governor's threats, name-calling and abuse of power.

Democratic Weekly Radio Address: Gratwick says, Maine has a tradition of respect and the Legislature continues that tradition by rejecting the governor's threats, name-calling and abuse of power.

Posted: June 25, 2015

  Good Morning. This is Democratic State Senator Geoffrey Gratwick of Bangor.   In Maine, we’ve all seen the headlines.  But what’s...