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Radio Address | Jackson: Put Maine jobs, American manufacturing first

Radio Address | Jackson: Put Maine jobs, American manufacturing first

Posted: March 10, 2017

Hi, this is Senator Troy Jackson from Allagash. Thanks for listening. I have always believed that if there’s work that needs to be done in...

Sen. Diamond introduces Real ID fix to guarantee Mainers’ travel rights

Sen. Diamond introduces Real ID fix to guarantee Mainers’ travel rights

Posted: March 07, 2017

Compliance will avoid bureaucratic nightmare that’s keeping veterans from their doctors AUGUSTA — Legislation by Sen. Bill Diamond, D-Windham,...

Maine Senate votes for Task Force to boost workforce and the economy

Maine Senate votes for Task Force to boost workforce and the economy

Posted: March 07, 2017

Sen. Libby’s order creates panel of lawmakers, educators and business experts AUGUSTA — The Maine Senate on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve...

Sen. Diamond introduces Real ID fix to guarantee Mainers’ travel rights

Posted: March 06, 2017

AUGUSTA — Legislation by Sen. Bill Diamond, D-Windham, would bring Maine into compliance with federal ID standards, ending burdensome new...

Libby introduces bill to improve, expand Maine's railroads

Posted: March 03, 2017

AUGUSTA — Sen. Nate Libby, D-Lewiston, introduced a bill Thursday that would push the Maine Department of Transportation to more aggressively...

Dion introduces bill to lower energy costs, expand natural gas infrastructure

Posted: March 02, 2017

AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Mark Dion, D-Portland, would extend the Public Utilities Commission’s authority to expand natural gas capacity in Maine,...

Jackson bill would stiffen penalties for domestic violence slayings

Posted: March 01, 2017

Bill would impose automatic life sentence to defendants who kill in act of domestic violence AUGUSTA — Sen. Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, presented a...

Libby presents bill to guarantee fairness for Maine Veterans

Posted: March 01, 2017

LD 465 prevents Bureau of Veterans Services from dismissing veterans who need help AUGUSTA — Sen. Nate Libby was joined by veterans and advocates...

Committee OKs bill to ban auto insurers from discriminating against seniors

Posted: February 28, 2017

AUGUSTA —A bill to protect Maine’s seniors from increased car insurance rates based solely on their age, received the unanimous support of the...

Legislation would improve attendance at public elementary schools

Posted: February 27, 2017

Sen. Libby’s bill extends truancy law to students as young as 5, protects parent’s rights AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Nate Libby, D-Lewiston,...