Maine House of Representatives Archive

Committee moves Maine ‘sanctuary state’ bill forward to votes in Maine House

AUGUSTA – The Maine Legislature’s Judiciary Committee late yesterday afternoon voted to advance a bill that

Gov. Mills kicks off flip-flop season killing religious vaccine exemption, names CDC head with troubles in Illinois

AUGUSTA – Mainers who believe that parents should be able to use vaccine exemptions for medical,

State appointed lawyers for dogs? Maine Legislature is considering it

AUGUSTA – The Maine Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in a case where a woman

Much of Democrat workers’ comp proposal would pay lawyers, not injured workers and open door to abuse says Senator Dana Dow

Following is the Weekly Republican Radio Address from Senator Dana Dow, the Senate Republican Leader. In

Maine Rep. justifies gun control laws because seeing man with hand in pocket scared her

AUGUSTA – Rep. Victoria Morales told the Maine Legislature’s Judiciary Committee last Friday that seeing a

Maine House approves bill to simplify ballot question language on referendums

AUGUSTA – On June 12, 2016 social media across Maine lit up with voters expressing confusion

Maine ‘sanctuary state’ bill to be heard Wednesday, on heels of ICE sweep across New England

AUGUSTA – As the crisis at the southern border of the United States worsens, the Maine

Abortions without doctors bill to get vote in Maine House, Mills admin says current law “not based on science”

AUGUSTA – A bill sponsored by Speaker Sara Gideon (D – Freeport) that would deregulate abortions,

Rep. Beth O’Connor: What the Media won’t tell you about Governor Mills’ First Veto and why it ‘Stinks’

Following is the text of the Weekly Republican Radio Address. Hello, this is Representative Beth O’Connor

Dems to pay for abortions with Maine DHHS funds from other programs, bypass Appropriations process on taxpayer funded abortion bill

AUGUSTA – Employing a maneuver sometimes used by state lawmakers to add new government spending without

Maine House tables bills to give non-citizens welfare, give away electoral college votes

AUGUSTA – The Maine House of Representatives today tabled two controversial bills that were scheduled to

“It could kill the whole –” admits sponsor of bill to relax fentanyl, heroin trafficking laws in Maine at public hearing

AUGUSTA – The sponsor of a bill that would relax Maine’s laws around trafficking of cocaine,

How Maine’s teacher pay raise bill could drive up local property taxes in three years

AUGUSTA – You would be hard pressed to find a lawmaker in Augusta who would tell

Anti-gun bills question a right which “shall never be questioned” under Maine Constitution, says Sen. Paul Davis

This Friday was “Gun Day” at the Legislature’s Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee. On this

Maine Legislature has fallen behind as session nears final month

AUGUSTA – As of Wednesday, the Maine Legislature had fallen behind in working through the more

Proposal to relax Maine’s fentanyl, heroin, cocaine trafficking laws to be heard May 13

AUGUSTA – A bill that would relax penalties and laws around heroin, cocaine and fentanyl trafficking,

Report says fund Gov. Mills uses to pay for Medicaid expansion is falling short

AUGUSTA – Governor Janet Mills wasted no time when she took office in expanding Medicaid under

Gov. Mills’ veto of ethanol bill ‘stinks to high heaven’ says bill sponsor

AUGUSTA – A donnybrook is brewing in the Maine State House over Governor Janet Mills’ veto

Maine gun rights activists prep for “Second Amendment Tsunami” on May 10

AUGUSTA – A marathon day of public hearings to consider a far reaching group of new

Maine Senate protects religious exemption in vaccine bill after tense floor debate

AUGUSTA – On Thursday the Maine Senate voted to amend a bill that would eliminate two

Sen. Troy Jackson’s bill would let lawyers jack up fees on injured workers

AUGUSTA – A sliding scale system that limits how much lawyers can charge injured workers for

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