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Sen. Breen decries Maine insurer for ditching abortion coverage

Sen. Breen decries Maine insurer for ditching abortion coverage

Posted: October 28, 2016

AUGUSTA — Sen. Cathy Breen, D-Falmouth, is decrying a decision by Community Health Options to stop covering elective abortions, starting next year....

Senate Democrats hail decision to reform legislative reimbursement system

Senate Democrats hail decision to reform legislative reimbursement system

Posted: October 27, 2016

Action urged after documents revealed Sens. Collins and Cushing received taxpayer-funded reimbursements after paying expenses with donor cash...

Sen. Patrick: Senate Ethics Committee must investigate abuse of reimbursements by 2 GOP senators

Sen. Patrick: Senate Ethics Committee must investigate abuse of reimbursements by 2 GOP senators

Posted: October 24, 2016

AUGUSTA — Sen. John Patrick, D-Rumford, called Monday for the Senate President to convene the Senate Conduct and Ethics Committee to investigate...

Weekly Radio Address — Sen. Johnson: Food hubs will connect the dots of our growing food economy

Weekly Radio Address — Sen. Johnson: Food hubs will connect the dots of our growing food economy

Posted: October 21, 2016

Any vision to create A Better State of Maine must include support for our increasingly important food industry. That means investing in creative...

Sen. Patrick submits bills to protect integrity of Rumford water supply

Sen. Patrick submits bills to protect integrity of Rumford water supply

Posted: October 17, 2016

AUGUSTA — In the wake of one of the worst droughts in recent memory, Sen. John Patrick, D-Rumford, has submitted two bills to protect the integrity...

Sen. Millett Announces that the FAFSA is Changing

Posted: October 12, 2016

As Maine students return to school, Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, wants to ensure that they and their families know about a recent change...

Sens. Hill and Breen join call to repeal the Hyde Amendment

Sens. Hill and Breen join call to repeal the Hyde Amendment

Posted: September 30, 2016

Senators say restriction on abortion coverage discriminates against low-income women AUGUSTA — Friday marks the 40th anniversary of the Hyde...

Radio Address: Millett says early childhood education crucial for kids' futures — and our state's

Radio Address: Millett says early childhood education crucial for kids' futures — and our state's

Posted: September 16, 2016

When I think about the future, I think about what we are doing for our children, and whether we are doing the hard work to ensure their future is...

Legislative Democrats to unveil vision for A Better State of Maine

Legislative Democrats to unveil vision for A Better State of Maine

Posted: September 15, 2016

Please join us at Mt. Ararat High School on Tuesday, September 20, where top Democratic leaders in the Legislature will present their vision...

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

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...