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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...

Dem Radio Address: Breen says, Lawmakers reject governor’s political gamesmanship with overrides

Dem Radio Address: Breen says, Lawmakers reject governor’s political gamesmanship with overrides

Posted: June 13, 2015

  I’m proud of the collaborative, bipartisan work that I’ve seen in the legislature over the past several months. And I’m disappointed that...

Democratic Weekly Radio Address: Hill says, “Never before has there been a crisis of confidence in the PUC like we’re seeing today”

Democratic Weekly Radio Address: Hill says, “Never before has there been a crisis of confidence in the PUC like we’re seeing today”

Posted: May 29, 2015

The PUC is intended to operate as an independent regulatory agency but recent decisions by the PUC Commissioners have caused many lawmakers and...

Dem Radio Address: Haskell says, “We can’t just see poverty as someone else’s problem; we all have a stake in the success or failure of our neighbors.”

Dem Radio Address: Haskell says, “We can’t just see poverty as someone else’s problem; we all have a stake in the success or failure of our neighbors.”

Posted: May 15, 2015

  Good Morning, this is State Senator Anne Haskell of Portland.   Nowadays with this 24-hour news cycle and the neverending campaign season,...

Breen says, LePage’s tired tactic of political hostage-taking is standing in the way of Maine projects

Breen says, LePage’s tired tactic of political hostage-taking is standing in the way of Maine projects

Posted: May 01, 2015

  Politics gets a bad rap these days. Most days, I disagree with that perception; but it’s no wonder that people feel frustrated when...