Sen. Matt Pouliot Seeks to Control Prescription Drug Costs

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senator Matt Pouliot (R-Kennebec) presented LD 1389, “An Act To Address Transparency, Accountability and Oversight of Pharmacy Benefit Managers”, to the Legislature’s Health Coverage, Insurance and Financial Services Committee on Tuesday, April 16. The bill, based on recommendations of … Continue reading Sen. Matt Pouliot Seeks to Control Prescription Drug Costs

Sen. Pouliot Invites Constituents to Talk About High Cost of Prescriptions

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senator Matt Pouliot (R-Kennebec), the sponsor of LD 1389, “An Act To Address Transparency, Accountability and Oversight of Pharmacy Benefit Managers”, invites constituents to join him for a discussion with AARP Maine about the high cost of prescription drugs … Continue reading Sen. Pouliot Invites Constituents to Talk About High Cost of Prescriptions

Washington County Delegation Testifies in Support of Reopening DCF

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hon. Joyce Maker, Rep. Will Tuell, Sen. Marianne Moore AUGUSTA – Senator Marianne Moore (R-Washington) and Rep. Will Tuell (R-East Machias) testified in support of their bills to reopen the shuttered Downeast Correctional Facility (DCF) before the Criminal Justice and Public … Continue reading Washington County Delegation Testifies in Support of Reopening DCF

Assault by Dog Legislation Receives Unanimous Committee Support

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA - The Legislature’s Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee unanimously passed an amended version of Senator Matt Pouliot’s (R-Kennebec) bill, LD 485, “An Act Regarding the Owner or Keeper of a Dog That Assaults a Person and Causes an Injury … Continue reading Assault by Dog Legislation Receives Unanimous Committee Support

Transportation Committee Holds Hearing on I-395-Route 9 Connector Project

Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELESE AUGUSTA – The Transportation Committee held a public hearing on LD 783, “Resolve, To Require an Independent Analysis of the Department of Transportation’s I-395/Route 9 Connector Project,” on Thursday, March 14. The bill was introduced by Senator Kimberley Rosen (R-Hancock). During testimony, … Continue reading Transportation Committee Holds Hearing on I-395-Route 9 Connector Project

MCI JMG Students Visit State House

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wladimir Ortiz, Rep. Scott Strom, Amelia Rhoda, Blaze Treadway, Megan Farrias, Lonnie Thompson, Governor Mills, Josh Baker, Sarah Kehoe, RJ Chadwick, Nickolas Humphrey-Stevens, Christopher Davis, Senator Brad Farrin. AUGUSTA – Students from the JMG program at Maine Central Institute in Pittsfield … Continue reading MCI JMG Students Visit State House

Statement by Senate Republican leadership: 57 Days

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Statement by Senate Republican leadership: “On her first day in office, Governor Mills said that she had no interest in raiding the rainy day fund or increasing taxes, yet on February 28, only 57 days later, she approved a financial order … Continue reading Statement by Senate Republican leadership: 57 Days

Sen. Kimberley Rosen Seeks to Prevent Suicides on Penobscot Narrows Bridge

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senator Kimberley Rosen (R-Hancock) this week testified in support of LD 203, “Resolve, To Add a Safety Fence to the Penobscot Narrows Bridge,” before the legislature’s Transportation Committee as a co-sponsor of the bill. The purpose of the fence … Continue reading Sen. Kimberley Rosen Seeks to Prevent Suicides on Penobscot Narrows Bridge

Sen. Paul Davis Seeks to Make Colorectal Cancer Screenings Available at Earlier Age

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) introduced LD 555, “An Act To Reduce Colorectal Cancer Incidence and Mortality by Updating Screening Coverage”, late last month to the Legislature’s Health Coverage, Insurance and Financial Services Committee. With this bill, Senator Davis hopes … Continue reading Sen. Paul Davis Seeks to Make Colorectal Cancer Screenings Available at Earlier Age

Senator Matt Pouliot Reminds Constituents to Search Unclaimed Property List, Claim Money

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The State Treasurer may be holding unclaimed property which belongs to you AUGUSTA – Senator Matt Pouliot (R-Kennebec) today announced the addition of $12.1 million to Maine’s Unclaimed Property Fund. This property consists of financial assets that have gone unclaimed by … Continue reading Senator Matt Pouliot Reminds Constituents to Search Unclaimed Property List, Claim Money