New Maine Law Could Have Prevented Mass Shootings in Ohio/Texas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 8/5/2019 (Augusta, Maine) Along with the rest of the nation, our prayers and sympathies are with all of those affected by the mass shootings in Texas and Ohio this past weekend. We all grieve together over the needless loss of friends and neighbors. In that grief, the search for solutions becomes … Continue reading New Maine Law Could Have Prevented Mass Shootings in Ohio/Texas

Sen. Lisa Keim Appointed State Director for Women in Government

State Senator Lisa Keim of Oxford County was recently selected as a State Director for the national organization, Women In Government. She will represent Maine in that capacity. Women In Government Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, non-partisan organization of female state legislators across the country which provides educational resources, expert forums, networking and leadership opportunities. … Continue reading Sen. Lisa Keim Appointed State Director for Women in Government

Maine State Senator Lisa Keim Selected to Co-Chair CSG National Task Force Subcommittee

AUGUSTA – Senator Lisa Keim (R-Oxford) has been selected to co-chair a subcommittee of The Council of State Governments’ (CSG) national Future of Work Task Force. “The CSG Future of Work Task Force will bring together a diverse group of state officials to explore how states can best navigate the challenges and opportunities of the … Continue reading Maine State Senator Lisa Keim Selected to Co-Chair CSG National Task Force Subcommittee

Senator Lisa Keim Praises Passage of LD 1526

AUGUSTA – Brought to the attention of Senator Keim by her constituents, LD 1526, An Act to Increase the Availability of Foster Homes, removes barriers that block loving families from becoming foster families.LD 1526 moves the responsibility of fire code inspection from the State Fire Marshal to the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). … Continue reading Senator Lisa Keim Praises Passage of LD 1526

Bethel Pastor Opens Maine Senate with Prayer

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Pastor Peter Carter, Elaine Carter, Sen. Lisa Keim AUGUSTA – Pastor Peter Carter and Elaine Carter of Weld visited the Maine State Senate on Wednesday, May 29. Pastor Carter, who serves the congregation at Bethel Church of the Nazarene, served as … Continue reading Bethel Pastor Opens Maine Senate with Prayer

Oxford County Teacher of the Year Visits State House

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jess McGreevy, Charlotte McGreevy, Linda Andrews, Sen. Lisa Keim AUGUSTA – Linda Andrews of Buckfield, who is a teacher at Buckfield Junior/Senior High School and Hartford-Sumner Elementary, was named the 2019 Oxford County Teacher of the Year at a ceremony held … Continue reading Oxford County Teacher of the Year Visits State House

Woodstock 4th Graders Visit State House

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Lisa Keim with Ms. Stambolis’ 4th grade class AUGUSTA – Ms. Julia Stambolis’ 4th grade class from Woodstock Elementary School visited the State House on Friday, April 26. During their visit, they met with their senator, Lisa Keim (R-Oxford) in … Continue reading Woodstock 4th Graders Visit State House

Woodstock Town Manager Testifies in Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Vern Maxfield, Town Manager of Woodstock, testified in support of Senator Lisa Keim’s (R-Oxford) bill, LD 1326, “An Act To Expand Eligibility for the Veterans’ Property Tax Exemption,” before the Legislature’s Taxation Committee on Wednesday, April 24. The bill, … Continue reading Woodstock Town Manager Testifies in Augusta

Hiram Couple Recognized at State House

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Grace Gilpatrick, Sen. Lisa Keim, Delbert Gilpatrick AUGUSTA – Senator Lisa Keim (R-Oxford) greeted Delbert and Grace Gilpatrick of Hiram on behalf of Senator James Jamper (R-Oxford) at a ceremony at the State House on Thursday, April 11 where the couple … Continue reading Hiram Couple Recognized at State House