Supreme Judicial Court to Hold Court at Mountain Valley

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RUMFORD: At the request of Senator Lisa Keim (R-Oxford), chair of the Legislature’s Judiciary Committee, the Supreme Judicial Court will visit Mountain Valley High School in Rumford on Friday, October 13. Students from Buckfield Junior Senior High School and Dirigo High … Continue reading Supreme Judicial Court to Hold Court at Mountain Valley

Statement by Senate Majority Leader Garrett Mason

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov “It is with great sadness that I inform you of the sudden passing of my beloved mother, Gina. She was the bedrock of our family and our hearts are broken over this tragic loss. While I know my mother has returned to Almighty God, … Continue reading Statement by Senate Majority Leader Garrett Mason

Senator Lisa Keim Presents Proclamation at Go Gold Festival

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Left: Sen. Keim presents proclamation, courtesy of Sun Journal Right: Tabitha and Hailey Steward AUGUSTA – In honor of ten-year-old Hailey Steward, Gov. Paul LePage has issued a proclamation designating September as Childhood Cancer Awareness month. As Hailey and her family … Continue reading Senator Lisa Keim Presents Proclamation at Go Gold Festival

Sen. Amy Volk Appointed to Two Children’s Councils

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo) has appointed Senator Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) to the Maine Children’s Growth Council and the Child Care Advisory Council, effective immediately. Maine Children’s Growth Council is a bipartisan council established by statute that is made … Continue reading Sen. Amy Volk Appointed to Two Children’s Councils

Sen. Rod Whittemore to Chair Citizen Trade Policy Commission

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov AUGUSTA – Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo) has appointed Senator Rodney Whittemore (R-Somerset) as Senate Chair of the Citizen Trade Policy Commission, to lead as a representative of the majority party of the Senate. The Citizen Trade Policy Commission (CTPC) is a bipartisan commission … Continue reading Sen. Rod Whittemore to Chair Citizen Trade Policy Commission

Senator Eric Brakey Takes the Plunge for Make-A-Wish

Contact: Jim Cyr Communications Director Office of the Maine Senate President (207)287-1501 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUBURN – Maine State Senator Eric Brakey (R-Androscoggin) took the plunge on Saturday, serving as “victim” in a dunk tank to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. “Make-A-Wish Foundation is … Continue reading Senator Eric Brakey Takes the Plunge for Make-A-Wish

Senator Lisa Keim Appointed to Chair Working Group

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo) has appointed Senator Lisa Keim (R-Oxford), Chair of the Legislature’s Judiciary Committee, as Senate Chair of the Working Group to Improve the Provision of Indigent Legal Services, effective immediately. This working group was established … Continue reading Senator Lisa Keim Appointed to Chair Working Group

Moody’s Diner Recognized Before Maine Senate

Contact: Rebecca Morris Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 rebecca.morris@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Front Row: Alvah Moody, Debbie Bellows and Nancy Genthner Back Row: Georgetta Moody, Dan Beck, Harvey Moody, Jean Moody and Senator Dow AUGUSTA – On Wednesday, Augusta 2, 2017, Senator Dana Dow (R- Lincoln) presented members of the Moody family of Waldoboro with … Continue reading Moody’s Diner Recognized Before Maine Senate

Cave Hill Student Visits State House

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA  - On Thursday, July 20, Jocelyn Jordan of Waltham joined Senator Brian Langley (R-Hancock), her state senator, and Senator Shenna Bellows (D-Kennebec), her aunt, for the day at the State House to serve as an honorary page in the Senate … Continue reading Cave Hill Student Visits State House

Senator Tom Saviello Statement on ‘Nips’ Ruling

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE “I am pleased with the strong 4 to 1 decision by the Maine Liquor and Lottery Commission to reject the recommendation to ban “nips” in Maine. While this process was largely unnecessary, in my opinion, it has spurred a great conversation … Continue reading Senator Tom Saviello Statement on ‘Nips’ Ruling