Hannafords Supermarkets President Honored by Maine Senate

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Judy Knapp, Mike Vail, Sen. Amy Volk AUGUSTA – State Senator Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) presented Mike Vail of Cumberland Foreside, President of Hannaford Supermarkets, with a Legislative Sentiment before the Maine Senate on Friday, June 9 to recognize his achievement of … Continue reading Hannafords Supermarkets President Honored by Maine Senate

Great Salt Bay Community School Students Visit Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Isaac Thompson, Aiden Jacobs, Sen. Dana Dow, Ellie Ferindel, Maggie Kastelein AUGUSTA – On Thursday, June 15, four students from Great Salt Bay Community School - Isaac Thompson, Aiden Jacobs, Ellie Ferindel and Maggie Kastelein - visited the State House to … Continue reading Great Salt Bay Community School Students Visit Augusta

Maine Legislature’s Committee of Conference Approves Budget

Contact: Jim Cyr Communications Director Office of the Maine Senate President (207)287-1501 AUGUSTA – The Committee of Conference appointed by the Maine Legislature to reach a budget agreement tonight approved a proposal to send to the full Legislature. The committee vote was 5-1. The agreement includes an additional $162 million in education funding, achieving the … Continue reading Maine Legislature’s Committee of Conference Approves Budget

Bethel Pastor Opens Senate in Prayer

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Monday, June 9, Pastor Kevin Bellinger of Bethel served as Pastor of the Day, delivering the opening prayer in the Maine Senate. Pastor Bellinger serves the congregation at Bethel Alliance Church.  A New York native who previously served … Continue reading Bethel Pastor Opens Senate in Prayer

St. Albans and Hartland 4th Graders Visit Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Friday, June 9, 4th graders from St. Albans Consolidated School and Hartland Consolidated School visited Augusta to tour the State House and the Maine State Museum. During their visit, they met with Senator Paul Davis (R-Piscataquis). ###

Maine Moose U18 Hockey Team Recognized in Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Libby, Sen. Volk, Sen. Bellows, Jeromy Rancourt, Tanner McClure, Matthew Deveaux, Tyler Wheeler, Thomas Arps, Gavin Bates, Coach Jeff Ross, Sen. Cyrway AUGUSTA- On Wednesday, June 14, the Maine Senate recognized the Maine Moose U18 team, based in Hallowell, for … Continue reading Maine Moose U18 Hockey Team Recognized in Augusta

Madison’s Ethan Stone Receives Eighth Grade Citizenship Award

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rep. Brad Farrin, Ethan Stone, Sen. Rod Whittemore AUGUSTA – On Tuesday, June 13, Sen. Rod Whittemore (R-Somerset) and Rep. Brad Farrin (R-Norridgewock) presented the Secretary of State’s Eighth Grade Citizenship Award to Madison Junior High School student Ethan Stone. The … Continue reading Madison’s Ethan Stone Receives Eighth Grade Citizenship Award

Agnes Gray Elementary Students Visit Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Tuesday, June 6, 1st and 4th graders from Agnes Gray Elementary School in West Paris visited Augusta. During their trip, the students toured the Maine State Museum and met with their state senator, Lisa Keim (R-Oxford). “I enjoyed … Continue reading Agnes Gray Elementary Students Visit Augusta

Senator Lisa Keim’s Bill to Strengthen Infant Mortality Review Panel Signed into Law

Contact: Jim Cyr Communications Director Office of the Maine Senate President (207)287-1501 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – A bill sponsored by Maine State Senator Lisa Keim (R-Oxford) to expand the power and scope of the state’s maternal and infant death review panel has been approved by the Legislature and signed into law. The bill (LD … Continue reading Senator Lisa Keim’s Bill to Strengthen Infant Mortality Review Panel Signed into Law

Carmel Elementary Students Visit Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Thursday, May 25, Mrs. Turcotte and Mrs. Stowe’s 4th grade classes from Carmel Elementary School traveled to the State House to learn more about the Revolutionary War in the Maine State Museum. During their visit, they also met … Continue reading Carmel Elementary Students Visit Augusta