Committee votes unanimously in favor of Herbig bill to invest in Maine career and technical education
AUGUSTA — A bill from Sen. Erin Herbig, D-Belfast, to invest in career and technical education centers in Maine received bipartisan committee support on Wednesday. The Legislature’s Education and Cultural Affairs Committee voted unanimously in favor of LD 2022, “An Act To Provide...
AUGUSTA — Sen. Erin Herbig, D-Belfast, joined colleagues in the Legislature to send one of the four bond proposals to Maine voters for their approval this November. This proposal includes critical investment in Maine’s roads and bridges. The bond passed unanimously in the Senate and 127-8...
Senator Erin Herbig currently is serving her first term in the Maine Senate. She represents the good people of Waldo County in Senate District 11.
A proud fifth generation resident of Waldo County, Senator Herbig wants to make working and living in Maine easier for students and families. She was elected to the Maine House of Representatives in 2010, where she served four terms, including two as the chairwoman of the Legislature’s Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development Committee and one term as House Majority Leader. Throughout her legislative service, Senator Herbig has fought consistently for long-lasting investments in Maine’s rural community and for workers statewide.
Senator Herbig graduated from Belfast Area High School in 1999 and earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Boston College in 2003. She previously worked as the Outreach Director for Maine Farmland Trust, and preserving our heritage industries remains a high priority for her.
Senator Herbig lives in Belfast with her husband, Joe, and their two children, Anna and Charles. She is also a proud member of the Belfast Curling Club.