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Bill to Recapitalize the School Revolving Renovation Fund

AUGUSTA — Legislation from Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, which would give Maine schools the funds to make necessary repairs, upgrades and maintenance, received a public hearing before the Legislature’s Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee on Tuesday. The bill — LD 148...

Millett Bill to Improve School Attendance Receives Committee Approval

AUGUSTA — A bill introduced by Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, would change the required school attendance age for children from 7 years of age to 6 years of age. The bill, LD 151 “An Act to Align State Law with Current Practice Regarding Required School Attendance,” was supported in...

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

Senator 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, Senator 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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