Sen. Breen takes oath of office for 128th Maine Legislature

Posted: December 07, 2016 | Senator Breen
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Breen begins second term representing Senate District 25 in the Maine Senate

AUGUSTA — Sen. Cathy Breen, D-Falmouth, was inaugurated to the Maine Senate during a swearing-in ceremony held Wednesday at the State House in Augusta.

“I am honored to be here, and excited to start the new Legislature, with new colleagues and new ideas,” Sen. Breen said. “The responsibilities of this office are something I take very seriously. We have an opportunity to do great work for the people of Maine in the 128th Legislature, and I look forward to collaborating with Democrats, Republicans and independents alike to seize those opportunities.”

Sen. Breen is beginning her second term in the Maine Senate. She is the ranking member of the Environment and Natural Resources Committee. Previous to her service in the Senate, she served on the Falmouth Town Council from 2005 to 2011.

The 128th Legislature will convene for its first day of regular business on Wednesday, January 4. Members of the Legislature have until Friday, December 30, to submit bills for consideration in 2017. Constituents interested in speaking to Sen. Breen about bill ideas are encouraged to call her State House office at 287-1515.

Sen. Breen would also like her constituents to know that she is always available to assist them with any state government-related issues, questions or concerns. Constituent services can include help navigating government agencies or finding the correct information or services. Sen. Breen’s office can also set up State House tours and connect local students with the Honorary Page program. For more information, visit mainesenate.org.

Sen. Breen represents Senate District 25, which includes Falmouth, Yarmouth, Cumberland, Gray, Long Island, Chebeague Island and part of Westbrook .

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