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Legislature's Marijuana Committee Approves Regulatory Bill

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:59:01 EST

AUGUSTA | The Legislature moved a step closer to implementing new rules for Maine's recreational marijuana industry Friday after the bipartisan Marijuana Legalization Implementation Committee overwhelmingly approved an amended version of a comprehensive bill they've been crafting for over a year.


"I'm proud of the dedication and efforts of the committee to work with the administration, local officials, members of law enforcement, advocates and others to craft bipartisan, responsible legislation to regulate Maine's recreational marijuana industry," said House chair of the MLI Committee Representative Teresa Pierce, D-Falmouth. "While everyone made some compromises, this bill provides the guidance our cities and towns, law enforcement and families deserve and I'm optimistic lawmakers can work together to pass this legislation and avoid an extended period of uncertainty."


">https://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/summary.asp?ID=280067229"> LD 1719 "An Act To Implement a Regulatory Structure for Adult Use Marijuana" sponsored by Rep. Pierce was voted Ought to Pass as Amended by a vote of 16 to 1.


The amended legislation retains key provisions for local control, eases entry into the industry for small businesses and strengthens protections for children and youth while prohibiting social clubs and reducing individual home grow to 3 plants per person among other provisions.


LD 1719 will now head to the full House and Senate for a vote.


Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Pierce], c. 231-1442



Gideon Statement on 2017 Maine State Drug Death Statistics

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:30:23 EST

AUGUSTA - The Maine Attorney General's Office ">http://www.maine.gov/ag/news/article.shtml?id=788298"> released data today showing that 418 Mainers died from overdoses in 2017, an 11 percent increase over the 376 overdose deaths in 2016.


Speaker of the House Sara Gideon released the following statement:


"This is absolutely devastating news. We can no longer ignore the impact of this epidemic, disregard the underlying causes or the lack of access to needed treatment. This data represents more than numbers - it represents our family, our friends, our neighbors. In every instance, at every age, we should be doing everything in our power to save every life possible. And the sad fact is, we are not."


"To truly start combatting this epidemic and reverse these horrific statistics, we need cooperation and leadership from all branches of government, including the Executive Branch. Every aspect of Maine's economy, community safety and family stability will continue to suffer if we do not make progress on this crisis."


Mary Erin Casale (Gideon) | (207) 415-4965



Electronic Tolling

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:50:13 EST

This session I was proud to sponsor a bill to transition Maine's new tolling booths to all- electronic tolling or AET. All toll collection in Maine would eventually be done by having your car identified and billed automatically, either through an E-ZPass transponder or, if you don't have one, by having a photograph of your plate taken and being billed by mail. The only structure required is a gantry over the highway. This would be good for all who drive the Maine turnpike.
Maine would not be the first state to adopt this technology, and we could benefit from the experience of states that have gone before us. AET has been shown to be safer, have less impact on the environment and be less expensive to build and operate than traditional toll facilities.
Despite my efforts and that of my cosponsors, the Legislature's Transportation Committee declined to further investigate the Maine Turnpike Authority's (MTA) decision to construct a new $40 million York tolling plaza that will still use tollbooths. They also did not ask the MTA to update its 2014 study of AET feasibility in light of the enormous changes since then regarding electronic tolling in the northeastern states.


The combination of the MTA's great sway with the Legislature, its argument that "Maine is different" as a reason not to go with AET, and the MTA's determination to make it look as if this was just a York issue and that we were somehow obstructionists carried the day with the Transportation Committee.
There is currently an appeal in regards to York's new toll plaza permit with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection. That is another opportunity to persuade the MTA to use AET technology when constructing new tolls, and I will continue to be a part of that process.


I want to thank all the people who took the time to testify, gather data and otherwise support this effort. I will continue to work towards making Maine's transportation system safer for all families.


It remains my great honor to serve as your state representative.


Representative Lydia Blume



Bill Protecting Maine LGBT Youth from Dangerous

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:30:24 EST

AUGUSTA | A bill seeking to ban the discredited and harmful practice of "conversion therapy" will begin making its way through the Maine Legislature in a public hearing Wednesday before the Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development Committee.


LD 912 "An Act To Clarify the Scope of Practice of Certain Licensed Professionals Regarding Conversion Therapy" would prohibit licensed medical and mental health professionals in Maine from engaging in practices that seek to change an individual's sexual orientation or gender identity, also known as "conversion therapy" or "reparative therapy."


"LGBT youth do not have a defect or disorder. They do not need to be repaired," said Representative Ryan Fecteau, D-Biddeford, the bill's sponsor. "This practice has no scientific validity and has been shown to cause serious harms to patients - especially minors, who are often forced or coerced to participate."


Every major medical and mental health organization has rejected conversion therapy as unnecessary, ineffective, and dangerous. According to the American Psychological Association, conversion therapy can result in depression, guilt, helplessness, shame, social withdrawal, hostility and blame toward parents, anxiety, drug use, homelessness, and suicide.


Nine other states and the District of Columbia have already passed legislation banning conversion therapy, and similar efforts are gaining momentum nationwide. With the passage of LD 912, Maine would join California, Oregon, Illinois, New Jersey, Vermont, New Mexico, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Nevada, and Washington D.C. in prohibiting the harmful practice.


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Who: Representative Ryan Fecteau, D-Biddeford, and the Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development Committee


What: Public hearing on LD 912, "An Act To Clarify the Scope of Practice of Certain Licensed Professionals Regarding Conversion Therapy"


Where: Room 208 of the Cross Building at the State House in Augusta

When: Wednesday, February 14 at 10 a.m.


Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Fecteau] 231-1442



Maine House passes resolution requesting that President Trump exclude Maine from new offshore drilling

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:22:35 EST

AUGUSTA - The Maine House unanimously passed a resolution sponsored by Rep. Mick Devin, D-Newcastle, asking President Trump to exclude Maine from any future offshore oil and gas drilling and exploration.


Devin submitted the resolution after President Trump announced he was lifting a moratorium on such activities earlier this year.
"Offshore drilling could be an economic disaster for Maine," said Devin, a three-term member of the Legislature's Marine Resources Committee. "Over 45,000 jobs are associated with our coastal economy, which includes over 5,000 commercial fishermen. The risks are too high to place that many jobs in jeopardy. Maine must protect one of the world's premier natural resources - the Gulf of Maine. Nobody comes to our coast to eat a chicken sandwich. We need to close the door on offshore drilling immediately, and I hope the president will agree."


In April 2017 President Trump signed an executive order reversing a ruling by former President Obama that banned drilling and leasing in the Atlantic and Arctic Outer Continental Shelf regions. President Trump's order further directed the U.S. Department of the Interior to open the Atlantic and Pacific OCS regions to new offshore drilling and exploration.


At the federal level, all four members of the state's Congressional delegation have expressed opposition to drilling off Maine's coast.


The resolution's next and final stop will be the Maine Senate, where it is also expected to pass.


Devin, a marine biologist and a member of the Legislature's Marine Resources Committee, is serving his third term in the Maine House and represents Bremen, Bristol, Damariscotta, Newcastle, part of Nobleboro, part of South Bristol, Monhegan Plantation and the unorganized territory of Louds Island.

Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Devin] c. 231-1442



Riley issues statement on Verso Mill's decision to restart No. 3 paper machine

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:16:50 EST

AUGUSTA - In response to Verso's decision to ">https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/02/15/verso-to-restart-no-3-paper-machine-bringing-back-120-jobs/"> reopen its No.3 paper machine at its mill in Jay, Rep. Tina Riley, D-Jay, issued the following statement:


"Today is a good day for mill workers in and around Jay and their families, and for our community as whole," said Rep. Tina Riley, D-Jay. "Last year when 120 workers lost their jobs, I remained hopeful that it would only be temporary and employees could one day return to the mill. Our local workforce boasts some of the most dedicated, hardest-working people in the world, and they more than deserve the second chance they are getting today. I plan to continue my work in the Legislature to encourage Maine's manufacturing economy."


The No.3 paper machine located at Verso's Androscoggin Mill had been idle since January of 2017, reducing annual paper production by approximately 200,000 tons.


Riley, a member of the Energy, Utilities and Technology Committee, is serving her first term in the Maine House. She represents Jay, Livermore Falls and part of Livermore.


Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Riley], 231-1442



South Portland lawmakers respond to school threat by local student

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:34:27 EST

AUGUSTA - Members of the South Portland delegation responded to ">https://www.pressherald.com/2018/02/15/south-portland-high-student-in-police-custody-after-alleged-threats/"> yesterday's incident in which a local student was arrested after reportedly posting threats to social media. Reps. Scott Hamann and Lois Reckitt, D-South Portland, Kevin Battle, U-South Portland, and Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-Cape Elizabeth, issued the following statement:
"We'd like to thank the South Portland police department for its swift action yesterday, and applaud our school officials, teachers and students for their courage and diligence in reporting these threats."


"After Wednesday's horrific mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, yesterday's incident in South Portland is a chilling reminder of the need to enact policies to keep our children safe."


"As parents, lawmakers and Mainers, we pledge to continue working to make our schools and state safer, and invite South Portland residents to reach out to us with any comments or concerns."


Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Hamann, Reckitt], c. 231-1442
Christine Kirby [Millett], c. 294-2468



Gideon Statement on Parkland Shooting

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:28:22 EST

AUGUSTA - Speaker Sara Gideon released this statement following the news of the horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida:


"The school shooting in Florida is tragic and heartbreaking. There aren't words to express how events like this shake me to my core. We ask ourselves 'when is this going to happen in my community'. Well, it already has. Because these are our communities. These are our kids. We cannot tolerate it for one minute longer.


No kid should head to their school with the fear of being shot. No person struggling with mental health issues or a violent history should have a way around a background check. Those dealing with mental health issues require treatment.


Politicians have failed our children by not acting on issues related to improving background checks, restricting access to assault rifles and high-capacity clips and, finally, funding mental health services adequately. And that failure has led to too many days like today, where we grieve deeply and wonder why we haven't done more.


So today, I plead with all of my colleagues, and elected officials across the country, to finally say enough is enough. This is our responsibility. We must take serious action to reduce gun violence."


Contact:


Mary Erin Casale (Gideon) | (207) 415-4965



Statement of Rep. Seth Berry on today's PUC technical conference on CMP and Emera Maine windstorm response

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:09:40 EST

AUGUSTA - Rep. Seth Berry, House chair of the Legislature's Joint Standing Committee on Energy, Utilities and Technology, issued the following statement on today's technical conference at the Public Utilities Commission examining the response of Central Maine Power and Emera Maine to the October 2017 windstorm that caused the most power outages in state history:


"Today's conference confirmed that CMP's head is still in the sand and their customers are still being asked to take on avoidable risk and costs for past and future storm events," said Berry, D-Bowdoinham. "Maine people deserve better from the multinational for-profit we entrust with our monopoly power delivery."


Windstorm Response - What We Know:


During the windstorm, CMP's smart meter system crashed, and, in the words of their own spokesperson, they were "flying blind." Yet it took over a month and an investigative reporter for CMP to disclose this information to customers. As a result, outages were longer, restoration was more costly and many customers assumed CMP knew of their outage when they did not.


Customer lives were at risk, with seniors and others blocked in and emergency services blocked out for as many as 10 days, and individuals requiring electricity for medical reasons waiting for a response. Public works crews and others wanted to help but could not due to lack of information.


CMP is asking customers to pay 100 percent of the utility's $69 million in costs beyond the first $2 million, plus 10 percent interest on the costs of poles and transformers. CMP statements describing lesser amounts are highly misleading, because they conflate monies paid previously by ratepayers or due to ratepayers for other reasons. Ratepayer money is ratepayer money.


Crews and trucks from 14 states and 2 Canadian provinces collected overtime, travel, meals, lodging and equipment costs but were observed waiting (in some cases for multiple full days) in parking lots and brew pubs, wanting to help but unable to do so due to lack of orders.


Schools in Bath, Bowdoin, Bowdoinham, Harpswell, and Topsham were out for an entire week due to lines left down in roads. MSAD 75 personnel have alleged that CMP was not aware of one school being without power for a week or that this school could have served as a designated emergency shelter.


CMP's own lineworkers have stated that the response was dismally disorganized, and that they had warned management monthly of extended outages, chaos and avoidable costs leading up to the storm.


CMP's costs were twice as high as Emera's, Maine's other large utility, on a per-outage basis.


Berry represents House District 55: Bowdoin, Bowdoinham, Swan Island and most of Richmond. He previously served from 2006-2014, the final two years as House Majority Leader.


Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Berry], 231-1442



Unclaimed Property List

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:55:07 EST

I'm writing to remind constituents to search the state's unclaimed property list for yourself, your family and your business to see if there is any missing money that might belong to you.
Once a year, the State Treasurer updates its list of dormant bank balances, missing checks, stock dividends, inheritances, and other assets that have gone unclaimed. Currently, Maine is holding tens of millions of dollars until the rightful owners come forward.
Many are unaware that this list exists or that they might be on it, so it is always a good idea to check. Most people who have unclaimed assets have no idea that there is money waiting for them.
You can search the list by visiting ">https://www.maineunclaimedproperty.gov"> Maine Unclaimed Property. If you are having trouble or don't have access to a computer or to the internet, you can call the Treasurer's unclaimed property hotline at 624-7470 during normal business hours. There is never any charge to process a claim.
One other thing to note: please be very careful of scams. Scammers have tried to pass themselves off as employees of the Treasurer's office, but their actual goal is to steal your identity and your assets. While there are some legitimate businesses that help people find and make their claims, be very careful of anyone who reaches out to you unprompted. The safest thing is just to contact the Treasurer's office yourself using the methods above. If you suspect a scam, get in touch with the Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division at 1-800-436-2131 or Consumer Mediation.
I hope this helps you recover any assets that might belong to you. If you have any questions about this or about anything going on in the Maine Legislature, please feel free to reach out to me at Rep. Riley.
Sincerely,
Rep. Tina Riley
Tina Riley is serving her first term as State Representative for Jay, Livermore Falls and part of Livermore. A master electrician, Riley is also a member of the Legislature's Energy, Utilities and Technology Committee.



Longstaff congratulates Eagle Scout William Jackson

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:51:44 EST

Rep. Thomas Longstaff, D-Waterville, congratulates William Jackson of Boy Scout Troop 417 on his achievement of the rank of Eagle Scout.
Jackson was recognized at an Eagle Scout Court of Honor on Feb. 16 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Waterville. At fourteen, he is several years younger than the average Scout who attains the highest achievement in Boy Scouting.


Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Longstaff], c. 231-1442



Bill Protecting Maine LGBT Youth from Dangerous "Conversion Therapy" to have Public Hearing Wednesday

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:50:57 EST

AUGUSTA | A bill seeking to ban the discredited and harmful practice of "conversion therapy" will begin making its way through the Maine Legislature in a public hearing Wednesday before the Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development Committee.


LD 912 "An Act To Clarify the Scope of Practice of Certain Licensed Professionals Regarding Conversion Therapy" would prohibit licensed medical and mental health professionals in Maine from engaging in practices that seek to change an individual's sexual orientation or gender identity, also known as "conversion therapy" or "reparative therapy."


"LGBT youth do not have a defect or disorder. They do not need to be repaired," said Representative Ryan Fecteau, D-Biddeford, the bill's sponsor. "This practice has no scientific validity and has been shown to cause serious harms to patients - especially minors, who are often forced or coerced to participate."


Every major medical and mental health organization has rejected conversion therapy as unnecessary, ineffective, and dangerous. According to the American Psychological Association, conversion therapy can result in depression, guilt, helplessness, shame, social withdrawal, hostility and blame toward parents, anxiety, drug use, homelessness, and suicide.


Nine other states and the District of Columbia have already passed legislation banning conversion therapy, and similar efforts are gaining momentum nationwide. With the passage of LD 912, Maine would join California, Oregon, Illinois, New Jersey, Vermont, New Mexico, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Nevada, and Washington D.C. in prohibiting the harmful practice.


Who: Representative Ryan Fecteau, D-Biddeford, and the Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development Committee


What: Public hearing on LD 912, "An Act To Clarify the Scope of Practice of Certain Licensed Professionals Regarding Conversion Therapy"


Where: Room 208 of the Cross Building at the State House in Augusta


When: Wednesday, February 14 at 10 a.m.


Contact:


Lindsay Crete [Fecteau] 231-1442



Speaker Gideon Introduces Legislation to Strengthen Education and Training Programs

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:41:44 EST

AUGUSTA - Speaker of the House Sara Gideon (D-Freeport) on Wednesday introduced https://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/summary.asp?ID=280067321"> LD 1774, a continuation of her work from the previous session addressing the issues of poverty in our state by ensuring that every Mainer has the opportunity to get a good-paying job. https://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/summary.asp?ID=280067321"> An Act To Reduce Child Poverty by Leveraging Investments in Families Tomorrow (LIFT) establishes two programs intended to strengthen the financial stability of low-income families with children through increased access to education and training service. "It's not enough to simply build one step out of poverty. Instead, we have to focus on the ultimate goal of making sure that families can gain independence. That they can sustain their escape from poverty. That they can build their own path to prosperity," said Gideon. "We do this in a simple and straightforward way - through increased access to education and training services."According to multiple recent reports, http://www.mdf.org/publications/Maines-Labor-Shortage-New-Mainers-and-Diversity/895/"> including the latest from the Maine Development Foundation and the Chamber of Commerce, Maine is facing a workforce shortage that will only become more severe in the years ahead. This bill is another strategy to help employers get the employees they need and get Mainers into good paying jobs by leveraging available federal funds. The bill has a bipartisan sponsor list. "My road has been a difficult one, but I wouldn't trade it for anything. My children are now 9 and 11 and I have been able to show them what hard work and perseverance is and how it can pay off," said Moriah Geer of Orono, a former Parents as Scholars participant who spoke in support of the bill. "They don't talk about if they go to college someday, they say ‘when I grow up and go to college.'"Last session's legislation was able to address some of the immediate needs of people living in deep poverty and stabilize families by ensuring basics like housing and heat. As a result of these initiatives, approximately 2600 Maine families were lifted out of deep poverty. This session's LIFT bill expands opportunities for Mainers to get training, skills and ultimately the actual good jobs that pay a decent wage. "Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems is one of Maine's largest healthcare employers and we are challenged on a daily basis with a critical shortage of essential healthcare workers," said Lisa Harvey-McPherson from EMHS. "This bill creates the opportunity for Maine's nursing education programs to partner with the Department of Health and Human Services facilitate successful program completion. Upon licensure, these individuals are on a pathway into a secure profession, economic stability and a variety of employment.""When people can make ends meet, it helps families while growing the economy. At the same time, it will increase the numbers of higher skilled workers badly needed by Maine's employers and our economy," said Gideon. "All of these measures are squarely aimed at ensuring that every Mainer can provide for their families. I know that is a goal we all share." POLICY INITIATIVES Parents as Scholars Working Families Program The first is a companion to the current Parents as Scholars program. This program would be available to non-cash assistance families with minor children with incomes at or below 185% of the federal poverty level pursuing a post-secondary degree or credential that has at least an average job outlook as identified by the Department of Labor. Food Supplement Employment and Training Program The second initiative is a Food Supplement Employment and Training Program that wou[...]



Maine should support its shipbuilding industry and verify the results

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:44:19 EST

It's rare to encounter a Mainer who doesn't know about Bath Iron Works. Founded in 1884 right here in our City of Ships, BIW has built private, commercial and military vessels, most often for the United States Navy. Maine's economy, and Bath's in particular, benefit a great deal from major employers like Bath Iron Works continuing to expand, create good-paying jobs and hire new generations of Mainers. With our ever-changing economy, the give and take of increased globalization and the growing number of jobs being replaced by automation and technology, my top focus during my time in the Legislature has been supporting both the preservation and creation of jobs across our heritage industries, including shipbuilding and construction.These are the kind of jobs that, at one point, formed the foundation of a large and strong middle class. Today many Mainers still get in their cars before the crack of dawn and drive from many miles away all over the state to come here and earn what they can to support their families. When Bath Iron Works, as the largest employer in my District, approached me to sponsor legislation to continue an existing tax incentive program to spur innovation across shipbuilding industries, I agreed. I agreed because I wanted to do everything in my power to protect all the men and women working in shipbuilding jobs and the families they help support. I agreed because of how the shipbuilding industry supports a wide range of businesses all over the Midcoast and beyond. I agreed because I want our young people to have the best possible chance to begin a manufacturing career with good pay and benefits right here in Maine, especially as many of our older workers retire. By providing a tax incentive tied to job creation and investments companies make in themselves, I believe we can spur job growth in our shipbuilding industry, help preserve our city's heritage and increase the chances that our economic future will be bright.I have heard from many people who oppose this bill as originally written on both economic and philosophical grounds, and I agree with those who have told me that we need a better way to verify that our hard-earned tax dollars are being spent on Maine workers, and that any tax credit actually serves its intended purpose. After extensive conversations with both opponents and supporters, I utilized that feedback to develop an amendment presented to the Legislature's Taxation Committee that I believe addresses some of the concerns people expressed. Among other things, the amendment strengthens the reporting requirements so we can make sure the tax credit is purchasing real benefits for Maine taxpayers.http://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/summary.asp?ID=280067362"> LD 1781 as amended reduces the size of the tax credit by half of what was originally proposed. Now BIW would receive a $30 million tax credit, provided that employment levels are maintained at 5,000 or more employees. The tax credit would no longer be refundable but would instead be a carry-forward credit. The minimum investment BIW would have to make to qualify for the credit is $100 million. Further, the credit would be spread over 10 years. BIW could ask lawmakers for a second 10-year credit, but the Legislature would first take the time to evaluate how effective the credit has been before making a decision. Additionally, in order to receive the credit, BIW would have to use part of its investment to train new workers and help facilitate a transition to a younger workforce as a disproportionate number of older workers near retirement age. We know that wherever a single dollar of taxpayer money is spent, whether on job creation or to support Maine businesses, accountability and tr[...]



Speaker Gideon response to Governor LePage's State of the State address

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:28:22 EST

AUGUSTA - Speaker of the House Sara Gideon released the following statement in response to Governor LePage's State of the State address:


"This last State of the State address from Governor LePage reflects the weak leadership that has been the hallmark of this Administration. We heard another speech where he takes credit for everything good, while pointing fingers and laying blame for anything negative. I think it's the same speech we've been hearing for the past eight years. It's certainly not the vision that I have of this state and I don't think it's the vision that most Mainers share."


"Mainers deserve real solutions to the problems they face, not tired political rhetoric. They want to hear about how we are going to support middle class families, create good paying jobs across the state, and finally make progress on combating the opiate crisis. The fact is, pitting one group against another isn't how we succeed. No one else has ever done better because someone else does worst. That's not who we are. The governor is spending his last months fighting battles he's already lost. I'm spending my time focusing on Maine's future."


Senate Majority Leader Troy Jackson released the following statement in response to Governor LePage's State of the State address:


"Maine should work for everyone, not just the a handful of people at the top. While I respect some of what the governor had to say tonight, the reality is we need to do more to ensure Mainers can get ahead."


"The governor is right - Mainers want a fair shot at getting ahead, and our work in Augusta should reflect that. Full-time work should mean fair pay, which is why we have staunchly opposed any rollbacks to the minimum wage. We need to lower property taxes so Mainers can afford to stay in their homes while essential municipal services like schools and police departments can continue to function. And we need to make sure more Mainers have access to health care so they can actively participate in the workforce and economy."


"Mainers are smart, hardworking and resilient people. They deserve a Maine that works for them, not against. As lawmakers, it is on us to make that happen and fight for them at every turn."


Mary Erin Casale (Gideon) | (207) 415-4965
Christine Kirby (Jackson) | (207) 294-2468