Maine State Senator Lisa Keim Selected to Co-Chair CSG National Task Force Subcommittee

AUGUSTA – Senator Lisa Keim (R-Oxford) has been selected to co-chair a subcommittee of The Council of State Governments’ (CSG) national Future of Work Task Force. “The CSG Future of Work Task Force will bring together a diverse group of state officials to explore how states can best navigate the challenges and opportunities of the … Continue reading Maine State Senator Lisa Keim Selected to Co-Chair CSG National Task Force Subcommittee

Senator Lisa Keim Praises Passage of LD 1526

AUGUSTA – Brought to the attention of Senator Keim by her constituents, LD 1526, An Act to Increase the Availability of Foster Homes, removes barriers that block loving families from becoming foster families.LD 1526 moves the responsibility of fire code inspection from the State Fire Marshal to the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). … Continue reading Senator Lisa Keim Praises Passage of LD 1526

Governor Mills Halts Urgently Needed Funding for Maine Nursing Homes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – JULY 8, 2019Governor Mills last Wednesday announced that she will not sign a bipartisan bill (LD 1758) that would have provided urgently needed funds to Maine nursing homes. This inaction will delay by at least six months the funding provided by the legislature to support these struggling facilities. In just the … Continue reading Governor Mills Halts Urgently Needed Funding for Maine Nursing Homes

East Machias Students Visit Maine Senate

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kara Lyford, Cailey Hicks, Senator Moore, Erin Otto, Max Ginn AUGUSTA – Senator Marianne Moore (R-Washington) met with 8th grade students from Elm Street School in East Machias in the Maine Senate on Wednesday, May 29. Students Kara Lyford, Cailey Hicks, … Continue reading East Machias Students Visit Maine Senate

Bethel Pastor Opens Maine Senate with Prayer

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Pastor Peter Carter, Elaine Carter, Sen. Lisa Keim AUGUSTA – Pastor Peter Carter and Elaine Carter of Weld visited the Maine State Senate on Wednesday, May 29. Pastor Carter, who serves the congregation at Bethel Church of the Nazarene, served as … Continue reading Bethel Pastor Opens Maine Senate with Prayer

Farrington Elementary School Student Pages in Maine Senate

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Sen. Matt Pouliot, Ashley Olson, Amanda Olson AUGUSTA- Senator Matt Pouliot (R-Kennebec) welcomed Amanda and Ashley Olson of Augusta to the Maine Senate on Tuesday, May 28. Ashley, a student at Farrington Elementary School in Augusta, served as an honorary … Continue reading Farrington Elementary School Student Pages in Maine Senate