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Sen. LaFountain shares 2024 MDOT work plan for state bridge and road projects

Sen. LaFountain shares 2024 MDOT work plan for state bridge and road projects

Posted: February 02, 2024

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

Judiciary Committee supports Sen. Vitelli’s proposed Reproductive Rights Amendment

Judiciary Committee supports Sen. Vitelli’s proposed Reproductive Rights Amendment

Posted: February 01, 2024

AUGUSTA — On Thursday, the Legislature’s Judiciary Committee voted in favor of LD 780, “RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution...

Sen. Rotundo introduces bill to expand funding to affordable housing development

Sen. Rotundo introduces bill to expand funding to affordable housing development

Posted: January 25, 2024

LD 2106 would increase the per-project cap on the popular Maine Historic Property Rehabilitation Tax Credit Sen. Peggy Rodundo introduces LD...

Sen. Brenner introduces bill to support behavioral health patients

Posted: January 24, 2024

AUGUSTA – On January 24, Sen. Stacy Brenner, D-Scarborough, introduced a bill to address how Maine delivers medication management, otherwise known...

Sen. Carney introduces bill to replace vital funding from Victims of Crime Act

Sen. Carney introduces bill to replace vital funding from Victims of Crime Act

Posted: January 24, 2024

LD 2084 would continue to fund programs that support victims of violent crimes, including those impacted by the Lewiston shooting Sen. Anne...

Sen. Bailey introduces bill to improve health care coverage for first responders

Sen. Bailey introduces bill to improve health care coverage for first responders

Posted: January 24, 2024

AUGUSTA – On Tuesday, Sen. Donna Bailey, D-Saco, introduced a bill to improve access to preventive health screenings for EMS providers,...

Sen. Ingwersen introduces bill to help Maine resident's access local produce

Sen. Ingwersen introduces bill to help Maine resident's access local produce

Posted: January 22, 2024

AUGUSTA – On Monday, Sen. Henry Ingwersen, D-Arundel, introduced a bill to address food insecurity in Maine and remove barriers for access to...

Sen. Vitelli introduces Reproductive Rights Amendment on 51st anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Sen. Vitelli introduces Reproductive Rights Amendment on 51st anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Posted: January 22, 2024

Sen. Eloise Vitelli speaks at a press conference introducing LD 780, the Reproductive Rights Amendment. AUGUSTA — On Monday, Sen. Eloise...

Sen. Brenner introduces legislation to protect Maine's farmland

Posted: January 17, 2024

AUGUSTA — On Wednesday, the Legislature’s Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry Committee held a public hearing of a bill from Sen. Stacy...

Education Committee supports Sen. Daughtry bill to invest in Maine’s comprehensive sexual education curriculum

Education Committee supports Sen. Daughtry bill to invest in Maine’s comprehensive sexual education curriculum

Posted: January 16, 2024

AUGUSTA – On Tuesday, the Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs voted 7-3 in favor of a bill from Sen. Mattie...