Republican Senate Radio Address, 8/30/19

Governor Mills, Bonds, and Nursing Homes Last Monday, the Legislature held its one-day Special Session to consider four bond packages totaling $163 million. This new borrowing would add to the state’s current debt of $7.7 billion. Rather than engage in negotiations with Republican leaders in the Legislature on bond funding, the strategy of the Governor … Continue reading Republican Senate Radio Address, 8/30/19

July 19, 2019 Radio Address

Senate Republican Radio Address – 7-19-19 Through irresponsible spending, legislative sleight of hand, and an unchecked ability to pass whatever laws they choose, Democrats are using their new majority in state government to make Maine a place few of us will recognize. Hello, this is Assistant Senate Republican Leader Jeff Timberlake of Androscoggin County. Over … Continue reading July 19, 2019 Radio Address

Senate Republicans Call on Governor Mills to Fund Scheduled 2019 MaineDOT Projects

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Upon learning of the $66.7 million available funds in the latest revenue forecast, Senate Republicans call on Governor Mills to adequately fund MaineDOT to avoid the impending road crisis. “Just yesterday, MaineDOT Commissioner Bruce Van Note briefed the Legislature’s … Continue reading Senate Republicans Call on Governor Mills to Fund Scheduled 2019 MaineDOT Projects

Leavitt Senior Recognized with Legislative Sentiment

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Jeff Timberlake, Roy Varney, Rep. Joshua Morris AUGUSTA – Roy Varney of Turner, a senior at Leavitt Area High School, was presented with a legislative sentiment by Senator Jeff Timberlake (R-Androscoggin) in the Maine Senate on Thursday, April 18. The … Continue reading Leavitt Senior Recognized with Legislative Sentiment

Leeds Central School Students Visit State Capitol

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Timberlake with Mrs. Lyman and Mrs. Groover’s classes AUGUSTA – Mrs. Lyman’s fourth grade class and Mrs. Groover’s third and fourth grade class from Leeds Central School visited the State Capitol on Wednesday, April 10. During their visit they toured … Continue reading Leeds Central School Students Visit State Capitol

Turner Resident Awarded Legislative Memorial Scholarship

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Angela Daigle of Turner was presented with a Maine Legislative Memorial Scholarship in the Maine Senate on Thursday, April 11. A former Ricker Hill Orchard employee, Angela attends college at Husson University where she studies Communications and Audio Engineering. … Continue reading Turner Resident Awarded Legislative Memorial Scholarship

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

Senators Black & Timberlake Participate in Annual Maple Tree Tapping Ceremony at Blaine House

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Jeff Timberlake, Sen. Russell Black, Governor Janet Mills, Rep. Scott Landry AUGUSTA – Senator Jeff Timberlake (R-Androscoggin) and Representative Russell Black (R-Franklin) participating in the annual Blaine House maple tree tapping ceremony in advance of Maine Maple Sunday. ###  

Senator Jeff Timberlake 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 AUGUSTA – Senator Jeff Timberlake (R-Androscoggin) has announced the local transportation projects included in the Maine Department of Transportation Work Plan for Calendar Years 2019, 2020 and 2021. The estimated value of work in the plan totals more than $2.44 billion … Continue reading Senator Jeff Timberlake Announces Local Projects Included in Maine DOT Work Plan