Kennebunk Reverend Opens Senate in Prayer

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Susan Deschambault, Rev. Lara Campbell, Sen. Robert Foley AUGUSTA – Reverend Lara Campbell of Kennebunk served as Pastor of the Day, delivering the opening prayer in the Maine Senate on Thursday, January 17. Pastor Campbell serves the congregation at First … Continue reading Kennebunk Reverend Opens Senate in Prayer

Benton Elementary Sixth Graders Visit State Capitol

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Scott Cyrway with Ms. Kellie Paisley-Hopper’s 6th Grade Class AUGUSTA – Sixth graders from Benton Elementary School visited the State Capitol on Tuesday, January 15. During their visit, they toured the Maine State Museum and the Maine State house. Pictured … Continue reading Benton Elementary Sixth Graders Visit State Capitol

Nokomis Regional High School Football Champions Recognized in Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Stacey Guerin with Nokomis football team and Coach Jake Rogers AUGUSTA - Senator Stacey Guerin (R-Penobscot) and Representative Dan Costain (R-Newport) (not pictured) were happy to welcome the Nokomis Regional High School football team, accompanied by Coach Jake Rogers, to … Continue reading Nokomis Regional High School Football Champions Recognized in Augusta

Senator Brad Farrin Seeks to Reform Signature Gathering Process for Referendums

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senator Brad Farrin (R-Somerset) has introduced LR 848, “Resolution, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Require That Signatures on a Direct Initiative of Legislation Come from Each Congressional District.” This bill, similar to LD 31 in … Continue reading Senator Brad Farrin Seeks to Reform Signature Gathering Process for Referendums

Senator Davis Submits Bill to Allow State Biologists to Better Manage Black Bear Population

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senator Paul Davis (R-Piscataquis) has sponsored legislation, LR 514, “An Act To Give the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife the Authority To Adjust the Black Bear Hunting Season and Bag Limit,” to give state wildlife biologists more control … Continue reading Senator Davis Submits Bill to Allow State Biologists to Better Manage Black Bear Population

Senator Stacey Guerin to Serve on Two Legislative Committees

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senator Stacey Guerin (R-Penobscot) has been appointed to serve on two new committees, the Joint Standing Committee on Innovation, Development, Economic Advancement and Business and the Joint Standing Committee on Labor and Housing. “While I had hoped these two … Continue reading Senator Stacey Guerin to Serve on Two Legislative Committees

Senator David Woodsome Re-Appointed to Energy, Utilities and Technology Committee

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Maine State Senator David Woodsome (R-York) has again been tapped to serve on the Legislature’s Energy, Utilities and Technology Committee. Woodsome served as Chair of the committee during the 127th and 128th Legislatures. The jurisdiction of the Energy, Utilities, … Continue reading Senator David Woodsome Re-Appointed to Energy, Utilities and Technology Committee

Senator Lisa Keim Re-Appointed to Judiciary Committee

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Maine State Senator Lisa Keim (R-Oxford) has again been selected to serve on the Legislature’s Judiciary Committee. Last session, Keim served as Chair. Keim will also serve on the Legislature’s Government Oversight Committee during the 129th Legislature. The Judiciary … Continue reading Senator Lisa Keim Re-Appointed to Judiciary Committee

Senator Dana Dow to Serve on Marine Resources Committee

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senator Dana Dow (R-Lincoln), Republican Leader in the Maine Senate, has been appointed to serve on the Maine Legislature’s Marine Resources Committee. The Marine Resources Committee has jurisdiction over the state’s commercial marine fisheries management, including the processing and … Continue reading Senator Dana Dow to Serve on Marine Resources Committee