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Rebecca Millett


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Senators Millett, Breen praise decision to decrease speed limit on I-295

Augusta - Senators in southern Maine lauded a decision by the Maine Department of Transportation, announced Wednesday, to decrease the speed limit by 5 mph on Interstate 295 from Falmouth to Topsham. Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, had submitted a bill in December to decrease the speed...

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

Students, teachers testify in favor of legislation at Education Committee on Monday AUGUSTA — Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, has introduced bills aimed at reducing the out-of-pocket cost for college and increasing post-secondary degree attainment rates for Maine students. The two...

Sen. Rebecca Millett is serving her third term in the Maine Senate, representing South Portland, Cape Elizabeth and part of Scarbrough. She serves on the state’s Education and Cultural Affairs committee.

Sen. Millett grew up in Maine and attended Portland public schools. After graduating college, serving in the Peace Corps, and working in finance in New York, Sen. Millett moved home to Maine in 2000. Upon returning to Maine, she served on the Cape Elizabeth School Board from 2004 to 2010, and co-founded a citizens’ advocacy group to support advancements in local education.

She lives in Cape Elizabeth with her husband and children. She loves hiking and backpacking with her family and studies piano.


Education

  • American University: Bachelor’s degrees in international relations and business administration.
  • University of Chicago: MBA.

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