Senator Russell Black Reappointed as Lead Republican on the Agriculture Committee

(December 21, 2020) – Senator Russell Black will serve a second straight two-year term as the lead Senate Republican on the Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry. A lifelong farmer, Black just began his sixth term in the State Legislature, the first four were in the House. He was reelected in November … Continue reading Senator Russell Black Reappointed as Lead Republican on the Agriculture Committee

Sen. Scott Cyrway appointed as Lead Republican for Two Legislative Committees

(December 21, 2020) – Senator Scott Cyrway has been reappointed to serve as the lead Republican senator on the Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety. Senator Cyrway brings to this role three decades of law enforcement experience as a Kennebec County Deputy Sheriff. Cyrway will also lead Republicans on the Joint … Continue reading Sen. Scott Cyrway appointed as Lead Republican for Two Legislative Committees

Sen. Marianne Moore Reappointed as Lead Republican on the Health and Human Services Committee

(December 21, 2020) – Senator Marianne Moore has been reappointed to serve as the lead Republican senator on the legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Health and Human Services. This will be her second term on the committee. At a time when a global pandemic dominates the news the work of this committee will be more … Continue reading Sen. Marianne Moore Reappointed as Lead Republican on the Health and Human Services Committee

Senator Paul Davis Appointed as Lead Republican on the Appropriations Committee

(December 21, 2020) – Senator Paul Davis has been appointed as the lead Senate Republican on the powerful Joint Standing Committee on Appropriations and Financial Affairs. Among the challenges before this committee will be finding a way to bridge a $1.5 billion gap in the state budget. Prior to running for the Legislature, Davis spent … Continue reading Senator Paul Davis Appointed as Lead Republican on the Appropriations Committee

Senator Brad Farrin Reappointed to the Transportation Committee

(December 21, 2020) - The condition of our roads and bridges and the manner in which we finance them long-term has reached crisis levels, complicated further by the large budget shortfall caused by the pandemic. For this reason, it is very important that Sen. Brad Farrin has been reappointed to serve as the lead Republican … Continue reading Senator Brad Farrin Reappointed to the Transportation Committee

Senator Kimberley Rosen Appointed as Lead Republican on Two Committees

(December 21, 2020) - Senator Kimberley Rosen has been appointed to serve as the lead Senate Republican on two legislative committees in the 130th State Legislature that was sworn in earlier this month. She will serve on the Joint Standing Committee on State and Local Government Committee as well as the Joint standing Committee on … Continue reading Senator Kimberley Rosen Appointed as Lead Republican on Two Committees

Senator Stacey Guerin Reappointed to a Lead Role on the Labor and Housing Committee

(December 21, 2020) - State Senator Stacey Guerin has been reappointed to serve as the lead Senate Republican on the Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Labor and Housing. The committee faces major and immediate challenges. The state’s unemployment system has been a disaster for many months now and the future job outlook has been complicated … Continue reading Senator Stacey Guerin Reappointed to a Lead Role on the Labor and Housing Committee

Senator David Woodsome Appointed as Lead Republican on the Education Committee

(December 21, 2020) – Senator David Woodsome has been appointed to serve as the lead Republican Senator on the Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs. A teacher and coach for 35 years, Woodsome hopes to slow the onslaught of new programs and requirements passed down on local schools over the last several … Continue reading Senator David Woodsome Appointed as Lead Republican on the Education Committee

Senator Matt Pouliot Reappointed to a Lead Role on the Taxation Committee

(December 21, 2020) - State Senator Matt Pouliot has been reappointed to serve a second consecutive term on the State Legislature's Joint Standing Committee on Taxation. This will be in addition to his new duties as the new Assistant Republican Leader in the Senate. In November, Sen. Pouliot was reelected to his second term in … Continue reading Senator Matt Pouliot Reappointed to a Lead Role on the Taxation Committee

Senator Lisa Keim Reappointed to Two Legislative Committees

(December 21, 2020) - State Senator Lisa Keim has been reappointed to serve as the lead Senate Republican on the Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary. She will also serve another term on the Legislature’s Government Oversight Committee. She has served as Chair of the Working Group to Improve the Provision of Indigent Legal … Continue reading Senator Lisa Keim Reappointed to Two Legislative Committees