Sen. Volk Seeks to Address Human Labor Trafficking in Maine

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Assistant Majority Leader Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) has long been an advocate for cracking down on sex trafficking in Maine. This session, she seeks to expand her efforts to include human labor trafficking with LD 1740, “An Act To Establish the … Continue reading Sen. Volk Seeks to Address Human Labor Trafficking in Maine

4th Annual Human Trafficking Day at the State House

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Wednesday, January 10, Assistant Senate Majority Leader Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) hosted the 4th Annual Human Trafficking day at the State House in collaboration with Not Here Justice in Action Network. The purpose of the annual event was to raise … Continue reading 4th Annual Human Trafficking Day at the State House

Senator Volk Invites Area Students to Serve as Honorary Pages for a Day

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – With the Second Regular Session of the 128th Legislature just around the corner, Senator Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) would like to once again invite all area students to join her at the State House for a day to serve as … Continue reading Senator Volk Invites Area Students to Serve as Honorary Pages for a Day

State Lawmakers and Housing Advocates Celebrate First Year Success of Groundbreaking New Lead Poisoning Law

Contact: Greg Payne Maine Affordable Housing Coalition (207)756-0751 PORTLAND – A bipartisan coalition of state lawmakers, including Senator Amy Volk (R-Scarborough) and Representative Jared Golden (D- Lewiston), joined housing advocates in celebrating the first-year success of a landmark new state law aimed at better addressing childhood lead poisoning in Maine. The new law, which brought … Continue reading State Lawmakers and Housing Advocates Celebrate First Year Success of Groundbreaking New Lead Poisoning Law

Senator Volk recognized at USM Works for ME engineering event

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On Tuesday, November 28, Senate Assistant Majority Leader Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) was recognized at a University of Southern Maine Works for ME event for her efforts to expand public postsecondary engineering education. USM President Glenn Cummings thanked Senator Volk at the … Continue reading Senator Volk recognized at USM Works for ME engineering event

Senator Amy Volk to Serve as Assistant Majority Leader

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA- The Senate Republican Caucus today elected Senator Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) to serve as their Assistant Leader. Senator Volk is currently in her second term in the Maine Senate, representing District 30. She has also served two terms in the Maine … Continue reading Senator Amy Volk to Serve as Assistant Majority Leader

Sen. Amy Volk Appointed to Two Children’s Councils

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo) has appointed Senator Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) to the Maine Children’s Growth Council and the Child Care Advisory Council, effective immediately. Maine Children’s Growth Council is a bipartisan council established by statute that is made … Continue reading Sen. Amy Volk Appointed to Two Children’s Councils

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

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