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Libby: Trump’s Muslim, refugee ban is moral failure unparalleled in modern era

Libby: Trump’s Muslim, refugee ban is moral failure unparalleled in modern era

Posted: January 29, 2017

AUGUSTA — Sen. Nate Libby, D-Lewiston, joined leaders of his city’s community of New Mainers in denouncing President Donald Trump’s executive...

Sen. Jackson statement on the death of Loren Keim

Posted: January 28, 2017

AUGUSTA — Senate Democratic Leader Troy Jackson released the following statement of condolences upon learning of the death of Sen. Lisa Keim's son,...

Earned-Income Tax Credit a huge boon for Maine workers

Posted: January 27, 2017

Sen. Vitelli draws attention to nation’s best anti-poverty program, underutilized by Mainers AUGUSTA — Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, is...

Weekly Radio Address: Breen says Women's March energy must spur further action

Weekly Radio Address: Breen says Women's March energy must spur further action

Posted: January 27, 2017

Hi, this is Senator Cathy Breen from Falmouth. Thanks for tuning in. At first, I wasn’t sure I would go to the Women’s March on...

Senate enacts bill to address errors in marijuana legalization law

Posted: January 26, 2017

LD 88 ensures minors are barred from use of pot, extends rulemaking period for three months AUGUSTA —Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, hailed...

LePage must cease action on Riverview step-down facility in Bangor

LePage must cease action on Riverview step-down facility in Bangor

Posted: January 25, 2017

Sen. Chipman says attorney general guidances makes need for legislative oversight clear AUGUSTA — Sen. Ben Chipman of Portland, the lead Senate...

LePage must cease action on Riverview step-down facility in Bangor

Posted: January 25, 2017

Sen. Chipman says attorney general guidances makes need for legislative oversight clear AUGUSTA — Sen. Ben Chipman of Portland, the lead Senate...

Miramant bill would create liquor license for overnight cruises

Miramant bill would create liquor license for overnight cruises

Posted: January 24, 2017

Legislation would cut red tape for vessels to offer drinks on pleasure trips AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, would allow...

Miramant bill would create liquor license for overnight cruises

Posted: January 24, 2017

Legislation would cut red tape for vessels to offer drinks on pleasure trips AUGUSTA — A bill by Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, would allow...

Sen. Millett’s bills would lower college costs, increase degree completion

Sen. Millett’s bills would lower college costs, increase degree completion

Posted: January 23, 2017

Students, teachers testify in favor of legislation at Education Committee on Monday AUGUSTA — Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, has...