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Judiciary committee recommends Vitelli drug pricing transparency bill

Judiciary committee recommends Vitelli drug pricing transparency bill

Posted: March 21, 2018

AUGUSTA —The Legislature’s Judiciary Committee on Thursday voted in favor of a bill sponsored by Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, that would...

Unanimous committee support for Millett bill to prioritize funding for security upgrades in schools

Unanimous committee support for Millett bill to prioritize funding for security upgrades in schools

Posted: March 21, 2018

A bill by Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, to prioritize funding for essential upgrades to school security systems through Maine's School...

Senate overwhelmingly approves Jackson rural economic task force bill

Senate overwhelmingly approves Jackson rural economic task force bill

Posted: March 20, 2018

AUGUSTA — The Maine Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill by Senate Democratic Leader Troy Jackson, of Allagash, to establish a rural economic task...

Millett bill would prioritize funding for security upgrades in schools

Millett bill would prioritize funding for security upgrades in schools

Posted: March 19, 2018

A bill by Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, to prioritize funding for essential upgrades to school security systems through Maine's School...

Jackson responds to tax conformity public hearing

Jackson responds to tax conformity public hearing

Posted: March 15, 2018

AUGUSTA--The Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Taxation held a public hearing the LD 1655, the LePage Administration tax ‘conformity’...

RADIO ADDRESS: The Legislature must do more to ensure our children make it safely to adulthood

RADIO ADDRESS: The Legislature must do more to ensure our children make it safely to adulthood

Posted: March 09, 2018

What does it take to ensure that all Maine children can grow up to be successful and productive adults? Is it a quality early education, regular...

Senate gives initial approval to Dill assisted living bill

Senate gives initial approval to Dill assisted living bill

Posted: March 07, 2018

AUGUSTA — The Maine Senate overwhelmingly endorsed a bill from Sen. Jim Dill, D-Old Town, to fund assisted living centers for seniors in an initial...

Jackson statement regarding LePage tax conformity proposal

Jackson statement regarding LePage tax conformity proposal

Posted: March 02, 2018

AUGUSTA - In a joint hearing of the Taxation and Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee, the LePage Administration presented their...

Insurance Committee overwhelmingly approves Vitelli’s bill to curtail predatory student loan practices

Posted: March 02, 2018

AUGUSTA — The Legislature’s Insurance and Financial Affairs Committee voted on Thursday to recommend the passage of LD 1507, a bill that would...

Libby releases statement in support of anti-harassment bill

Libby releases statement in support of anti-harassment bill

Posted: February 28, 2018

AUGUSTA--Assistant Senate Democratic Leader Nate Libby, of Lewiston, released the following statement in response to the public hearing on LD 1842,...