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Bill to increase time school counselors and social workers spend with students receives hearing

Bill to increase time school counselors and social workers spend with students receives hearing

Posted: March 06, 2019

AUGUSTA — Legislation from Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, LD 247 “An Act To Increase the Amount of Time School Counselors and Social...

Sen. Carpenter announces $12.1 million added to Unclaimed Property, needs to be claimed by owners

Posted: March 05, 2019

AUGUSTA – Senator Michael Carpenter, D-Aroostook, announced today the addition of more than $12 million to Maine’s Unclaimed Property Fund....

Sen. Deschambault announces $12.1 million added to Unclaimed Property, needs to be claimed by owners

Posted: March 05, 2019

AUGUSTA – Sen. Susan Deschambault, D-Biddeford, today announced the addition of more than $12 million to Maine’s Unclaimed Property Fund, and...

Sen. Lawrence recognizes celebrated state trooper Lt. Rob Nichols on his retirement

Sen. Lawrence recognizes celebrated state trooper Lt. Rob Nichols on his retirement

Posted: March 05, 2019

AUGUSTA — Sen. Mark W. Lawrence, D-Eliot, honored Lt. Rob Nichols with a legislative sentiment at the State House today, recognizing him for...

Sen. Deschambault county sheriffs bill receives unanimous support

Sen. Deschambault county sheriffs bill receives unanimous support

Posted: March 05, 2019

AUGUSTA —Legislation sponsored by Sen. Susan Deschambault, D-Biddeford, to clarify the qualifications required to become a county sheriff...

$12.1 million added to unclaimed property, Sen. Lawrence working to find owners

Posted: March 04, 2019

$12.1 million added to unclaimed property, Sen. Lawrence working to find owners Senator Lawrence urges residents to check if they are owed money...

Work plan for state bridge and road projects unveiled

Work plan for state bridge and road projects unveiled

Posted: March 04, 2019

Work plan for state bridge and road projects unveiled   AUGUSTA – Sen. Deschambault, D-Biddeford, and Sen. Chenette, D-Saco, are pleased...

Chipman bill to keep big money out of local politics receives committee approval

Chipman bill to keep big money out of local politics receives committee approval

Posted: March 01, 2019

AUGUSTA — Legislation sponsored by Senator Ben Chipman, D-Portland, that would limit campaign contributions in local elections received committee...

Vitelli introduces bill to help more Maine workers save for retirement

Vitelli introduces bill to help more Maine workers save for retirement

Posted: February 28, 2019

AUGUSTA — Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, has introduced legislation that would help more Mainers save for retirement. LD 594, “An Act To...

Sen. Chipman welcomes local “Doctor of the Day” to the Maine Senate

Sen. Chipman welcomes local “Doctor of the Day” to the Maine Senate

Posted: February 28, 2019

Sen. Chipman welcomes local “Doctor of the Day” to the Maine Senate AUGUSTA — Sen. Ben Chipman, D-Portland, welcomed Dr. Hani Jarawan, MD,...