FW: House Passes Bill Authored by Senators Collins, Cardin to Ensure Federal Workers Affected by Shutdowns Receive Retroactive Pay

Currently, 420,000 federal workers are being forced to work without pay, and another 380,000 federal workers were sent home over the holidays without pay. For Immediate Release Contact: Annie Clark/Christopher Knight January 11, 2019 202-224-2523 House Passes Bill Authored by Continue reading FW: House Passes Bill Authored by Senators Collins, Cardin to Ensure Federal Workers Affected by Shutdowns Receive Retroactive Pay

Senate Unanimously Passes Collins, King Resolution Marking December 15, 2018, as “Wreaths Across America Day”

For Immediate Release December 14, 2018   Contact: Annie Clark/Christopher Knight (Collins) 202-224-2523   Kathleen Connery Dawe/Jack Faherty (King) 202-224-5344     Senate Unanimously Passes Collins, King Resolution Marking December 15, 2018, as “Wreaths Across America Day” Washington, D.C. – Continue reading Senate Unanimously Passes Collins, King Resolution Marking December 15, 2018, as “Wreaths Across America Day”

USDA Launches New Program to Create High-Speed Internet e-Connectivity in Rural America

Hello All, Yesterday, Congressman Bruce Poliquin (ME-02) joined USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue for the announcement of the new ReConnect Program. In September, Congressman Poliquin hosted Secretary Perdue in Farmington, Maine for a roundtable focusing on access to reliable broadband in rural Maine. Continue reading USDA Launches New Program to Create High-Speed Internet e-Connectivity in Rural America

Take Action: Urge Your Senators to Support the Blue Water Navy Bill Now

Urge Your Senators to Support the Blue Water Navy Bill Now Take Action! Background: Congress is very close to passing H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2018, which would end the injustice of denying Vietnam, Korean DMZ, and Thailand Continue reading Take Action: Urge Your Senators to Support the Blue Water Navy Bill Now

Take Action: Blue Water Navy Bill Must Pass Before End of Year

Background:  In July, the House of Representatives unanimously passed H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2018, to end the injustice of denying Vietnam, Korean DMZ, and Thailand veterans who suffer from life-threatening health conditions the care and benefits Continue reading Take Action: Blue Water Navy Bill Must Pass Before End of Year

Weekly Review: Paying Maine Hospitals the Millions They Are Owed

For Immediate Release August 22, 2018 Contact: Brendan Conley (202) 225-6306   Weekly Review: Paying Maine Hospitals the Millions They Are Owed BANGOR, Maine – This past week, Maine’s 2nd District Congressman, Bruce Poliquin, hosted a roundtable with the Chairman of the Continue reading Weekly Review: Paying Maine Hospitals the Millions They Are Owed