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State Champion Lewiston High School Mock Trial team visits State House

State Champion Lewiston High School Mock Trial team visits State House

Posted: January 16, 2019

Sen. Libby (fifth from left in back row) and Michelle Crowley (far right) with the students of the Lewiston High School Mock Trial team in the...

President Jackson lauds release of senior housing bonds

President Jackson lauds release of senior housing bonds

Posted: January 16, 2019

AUGUSTA—On Tuesday, Senate President Troy Jackson of Allagash joined Gov. Janet T. Mills for the release of $15 million in senior housing...

Sen. Breen speaks at event to advocate for the end of sex trafficking

Sen. Breen speaks at event to advocate for the end of sex trafficking

Posted: January 14, 2019

AUGUSTA — Sen. Cathy Breen, D-Falmouth, spoke at an event hosted by Survivor Speak USA in the State House’s Hall of Flags on Thursday to raise...

Chenette pushes to ban offshore oil drilling in state waters

Chenette pushes to ban offshore oil drilling in state waters

Posted: January 10, 2019

AUGUSTA – Sen. Justin Chenette has introduced a measure to protect Maine’s coastal environment from offshore oil and gas production...

Sen. Chipman to chair Taxation Committee for the 129th Maine Legislature

Sen. Chipman to chair Taxation Committee for the 129th Maine Legislature

Posted: January 09, 2019

AUGUSTA — Sen. Ben Chipman, D-Portland, has been appointed by Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, to chair the Joint Standing Committee on...

Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee welcomes constituent input for the 129th Maine Legislature

Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee welcomes constituent input for the 129th Maine Legislature

Posted: January 07, 2019

AUGUSTA — Sen. Cathy Breen, D-Falmouth, and Rep. Drew Gattine, D-Westbrook, have been appointed by Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, and...

Miramant to chair the Marine Resources Committee for the 129th Maine Legislature

Miramant to chair the Marine Resources Committee for the 129th Maine Legislature

Posted: January 07, 2019

AUGUSTA — Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, has been appointed by Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, to chair the Joint Standing Committee on...

President Jackson statement on Medicaid expansion executive order

President Jackson statement on Medicaid expansion executive order

Posted: January 04, 2019

AUGUSTA—On Thursday, Gov. Janet T. Mills signed an executive order directing the Maine Department of Health and Human Services to begin the...

Mills, Jackson & Gideon announce first bill will protect health care coverage

Mills, Jackson & Gideon announce first bill will protect health care coverage

Posted: January 02, 2019

Augusta-- On Monday, Governor-elect Janet Mills, Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, and House Speaker Sara Gideon, D-Freeport announced the...

Sen. Louie Luchini to chair Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee for the 129th Maine Legislature

Sen. Louie Luchini to chair Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee for the 129th Maine Legislature

Posted: December 31, 2018

AUGUSTA — Sen. Louie Luchini, D-Ellsworth, has been appointed by Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, to chair the Joint Standing Committee...