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In unprecedented defiance of lawmakers, Mills refuses to hand over nursing home funding bill

AUGUSTA – The state of play for a bill in the Maine State House appears to

Sen. Timberlake: Gov. Mills failed to negotiate on bonds, resorted to name calling

Last Monday, the Legislature held its one-day Special Session to consider four bond packages totaling $163

Maine State Rep: Guns should be banned because of white supremacy, hatred

SCARBOROUGH – A first term State Representative from Scarborough says guns should be banned and that

Maine House GOP Leader Kathleen Dillingham: Special Session should not be needed

Hello, this is Representative Kathleen Dillingham of Oxford, the Republican Leader of the Maine House. Since

Senator Kim Rosen: Getting our arms around mental health care

Even though the legislature is not in session during this time of year, senators and representatives

Rep. Haggan: “Brand new” recipients got help, not most vulnerable Mainers

Following is a Weekly Republican Radio Address from Rep. David Haggan (R – Hampden). Hello, I’m

Timberlake: Maine Democrats are spending every penny they can find, some they can’t

Following is a radio address from Assistant Senator Republican Leader Jeff Timberlake. Through irresponsible spending, legislative

Wadsworth: Maine should put vulnerable citizens first, but this legislature did not

Maine citizens have a long history of moderation and the balancing of viewpoints when it comes

Rep. Dillingham: Truly needy Maine citizens must come first, but Democrats did not set priorities

Hello, this is Representative Kathleen Dillingham of Oxford, the Republican Leader of the Maine House. The

Gov. Mills’ staff wrote nursing home language she’s citing as reason to stop funding bill

AUGUSTA – Maine’s Republican lawmakers are more interested in finding a solution for Maine’s underfunded nursing

Janet Mills is leaving nursing homes “on the brink” say lawmakers

AUGUSTA – Maine Senate Republicans released a statement Monday calling out Governor Janet Mills for holding

Rep. Bill Pluecker takes fire for paying his workers just $3 per hour

WARREN – State Representative Bill Pluecker of Warren is taking fire from a constituent in a

Gov. Janet Mills won’t allow nursing home funding bill to pass

AUGUSTA – A bill that was passed unanimously by the Maine House and Senate to provide

Poliquin shows migrants in Portland entered illegally, says Dems refuse to fix problems

AUGUSTA – Largely ignored by Maine’s media outlets, Bruce Poliquin is drawing attention to information provided

Rep. Stewart: Maine Democrats put abortions, illegal immigrants, windmills ahead of roads

Following is the Weekly Republican Radio address from Assistant Republican Leader Trey Stewart. Hello, this is

Docs show Sara Gideon built career on corporate donations, used funds to boost US Senate campaign

AUGUSTA – Speaker Sara Gideon might now be claiming she opposes corporate contributions, but records from

Sara Gideon lands endorsement of famous Porn Lawyer in run for US Senate

FREEPORT – On the day she announced she would run for U.S. Senate against Senator Susan

Sara Gideon’s Legacy: Spending and tax increases, expanding welfare, death services

AUGUSTA – A review of Speaker Sara Gideon’s tenure at the helm of Maine’s lower legislative

Maine ‘gun control tsunami’ fizzles, twelve bills dead

AUGUSTA – A far-reaching effort to impose what Maine gun rights advocates called a ‘gun control

Sen. Dana Dow: The good and bad of new Maine state budget

Another two-year budget to fund the operations of state government has been passed, signed into law,

Democrats hide costs, approve Maine welfare for non-citizens bill allowing DHHS to take from other programs

AUGUSTA – On paper, the bill to provide welfare for non-citizens in Maine doesn’t cost anything,