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2023 Legislative Survey — Share your thoughts with us!

2023 Legislative Survey — Share your thoughts with us!

Posted: October 11, 2023

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Maine Senate gives initial approval to Sen. Daughtry bill to ensure personal financial literacy for Maine high school graduates

Maine Senate gives initial approval to Sen. Daughtry bill to ensure personal financial literacy for Maine high school graduates

Posted: February 22, 2024

AUGUSTA – On Wednesday, Feb. 21, the Maine Senate gave initial approval to a bill from Sen. Mattie Daughtry, D-Brunswick. LD 1284, “An Act to...

Maine Senate gives initial approval to Sen. Nangle bill to study Workers’ Compensation Benefits

Maine Senate gives initial approval to Sen. Nangle bill to study Workers’ Compensation Benefits

Posted: February 21, 2024

Augusta — Today, the Maine Senate voted to advance LD 1896, "An Act to Index Workers' Compensation Benefits to the Rate of Inflation,” a bill...

Sens. Daughtry, Pierce host Yarmouth Reverend at the State House

Sens. Daughtry, Pierce host Yarmouth Reverend at the State House

Posted: February 16, 2024

AUGUSTA ­­— Today, Sen. Mattie Daughtry, D-Brunswick, and Sen. Teresa S. Pierce, D-Falmouth, hosted the Rev. Amanda Gerken-Nelson of St....

Sen. Daughtry, Rep. Cloutier celebrate PFML board confirmation hearings in Labor and Housing Committee

Sen. Daughtry, Rep. Cloutier celebrate PFML board confirmation hearings in Labor and Housing Committee

Posted: February 14, 2024

AUGUSTA — On Tuesday, the Legislature’s Labor and Housing Committee held confirmation hearings for the Paid Family and Medical Leave Benefits...

Sen. Vitelli introduces bill to provide expedited financial support to schools needing emergency construction or repairs

Sen. Vitelli introduces bill to provide expedited financial support to schools needing emergency construction or repairs

Posted: February 14, 2024

AUGUSTA — On Tuesday, Sen. Eloise Vitell, D-Arrowsic, introduced a bill that would expedite state funding for schools in need of construction...

Sen. Vitelli, Rep. Terry attend groundbreaking ceremony for energy storage project in Gorham

Sen. Vitelli, Rep. Terry attend groundbreaking ceremony for energy storage project in Gorham

Posted: February 12, 2024

From left: Mark Tourangeau, Plus Power Chief Revenue Officer; Dan Burgess of the Governor’s Energy Office; Sen. Vitelli; Gorham City Councilor Lee...

Judiciary Committee unanimously endorses bill to support survivors of violent crime

Judiciary Committee unanimously endorses bill to support survivors of violent crime

Posted: February 07, 2024

Sen. Anne Carney speaks at a press conference for LD 2084, "An Act to Provide Funding for Essential Services for Victims of Crimes." AUGUSTA —...

Maine Senate gives initial approval to Sen. Ingwersen bill to increase accessibility to locally produced food

Posted: February 06, 2024

AUGUSTA – On Tuesday, the Maine Senate gave initial approval to a bill from Sen. Henry Ingwersen, D-Arundel. LD 2093, “An Act to Address Food...

Sen. Daughtry introduces bill to increase affordable housing to support Maine’s workforce

Sen. Daughtry introduces bill to increase affordable housing to support Maine’s workforce

Posted: February 06, 2024

AUGUSTA — On Tuesday, Sen. Mattie Daughtry, D-Brunswick, introduced a bill to expand the availability of affordable housing options in Maine. LD...

Sen. Vitelli shares MDOT work plan for state bridge and road projects

Sen. Vitelli shares MDOT work plan for state bridge and road projects

Posted: February 02, 2024

AUGUSTA – Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, is pleased to announce the details of Maine’s three-year transportation infrastructure work plan, and...