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

Senator Cushing Seeks to Eliminate Personal Property Tax in Maine

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Wednesday, April 26 Assistant Senate Majority Leader Andre Cushing (R-Penobscot) presented legislation before the Legislature’s Taxation Committee to eliminate personal property tax in Maine. As the title indicates - LD 1172, “An Act To Repeal the Maine Personal … Continue reading Senator Cushing Seeks to Eliminate Personal Property Tax in Maine

Senator Andre Cushing Reminds Students Legislative Scholarship Deadline Approaching

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Maine State Senator Andre Cushing (R-Penobscot) reminds constituents that the deadline for applying for the Maine Legislative Memorial Scholarship is fast approaching. The Maine Legislative Memorial Scholarship Fund was created by the Maine Legislature and staff to annually recognize … Continue reading Senator Andre Cushing Reminds Students Legislative Scholarship Deadline Approaching

Senator Andre Cushing Named ALEC-Freedom Works Legislator of the Week

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Thursday, April 13, the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) selected Assistant Senate Majority Leader Andre Cushing (R-Penobscot) as this week’s ALEC- Freedom Works Legislator of the Week. The organization selected Sen. Cushing in recognition of his work in … Continue reading Senator Andre Cushing Named ALEC-Freedom Works Legislator of the Week

Senator Andre Cushing Assigned to NCSL Committees

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 Assistant Senate Majority Leader Andre Cushing (R-Penobscot) to serve a two-year term representing Maine on two National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) committees including the Legislative Effectiveness Committee and the Redistricting & … Continue reading Senator Andre Cushing Assigned to NCSL Committees

Levant Eagle Scout Visits State Capitol

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Left: Sen. Andre Cushing, Gov. Paul LePage, Seth Townsend, Alan Townsend, Janet Crooker Right: Sen. Andre Cushing, Gov. Paul LePage, Seth Townsend AUGUSTA – On Tuesday, March 21, Seth Townsend of Levant and family visited the State House. During their visit, … Continue reading Levant Eagle Scout Visits State Capitol

Hampden Academy Basketball Group Visits Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Andre Cushing, Madison Springer, Kyle Prim, Brianna Leneski, Margaret Thurlow, Desiree Wilson, Josh Leneski, Zach Ewing and Kelsey Tripp AUGUSTA – On Friday, March 17, the Unified Basketball group from Hampden Academy visited the State House. During their visit, they … Continue reading Hampden Academy Basketball Group Visits Augusta

Senator Andre Cushing to Chair Opiate Task Force

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Maine Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo) has announced his appointments to the Maine Legislature’s “Task Force to Address the Opioid Crisis in the State.” The Maine Legislature established the committee following a record amount of opiate overdoses in Maine … Continue reading Senator Andre Cushing to Chair Opiate Task Force

Senator Andre Cushing 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 Senator Andre Cushing Reminds Constituents to Search Unclaimed Property List, Claim Money The State Treasurer may be holding unclaimed property which belongs to you AUGUSTA – Senator Andre Cushing (R-Penobscot) today announced the addition of more than $11 million to Maine’s … Continue reading Senator Andre Cushing Reminds Constituents to Search Unclaimed Property List, Claim Money

Senator Andre Cushing Announces Local Projects Included in Maine DOT Work Plan

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Senator Andre Cushing Announces Local Projects Included in Maine DOT Work Plan Augusta – Senator Andre Cushing (R-Penobscot) has announced the local transportation projects included in the Maine Department of Transportation Work Plan for Calendar Years 2017, 2018 and 2019. The … Continue reading Senator Andre Cushing Announces Local Projects Included in Maine DOT Work Plan