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

Poliquin Helps Pass Bipartisan Farm Bill, Supporting Maine Forestry Workers, Broadband Development, and Maine Farmers

For Immediate ReleaseDecember 12, 2018Contact: Brendan Conley(202) 225-6306 Poliquin Helps Pass Bipartisan Farm Bill, Supporting Maine Forestry Workers, Broadband Development, and Maine FarmersThe major legislation includes research into cross-laminated timber technology that Congressman Poliquin has championed, which has helped spur growth and Continue reading Poliquin Helps Pass Bipartisan Farm Bill, Supporting Maine Forestry Workers, Broadband Development, and Maine Farmers

Veteran Policy Update: Senator King’s press releases; articles of interest; upcoming events & funding opps

December 10, 2018 Hi everyone,After this week, I’m heading out to spend some time with family so I’ll take this opportunity to wish you all the warmest of holidays.  See you in the new year! Press Releases from Senator King’s office:Senators Collins, King Join Continue reading Veteran Policy Update: Senator King’s press releases; articles of interest; upcoming events & funding opps

Senators Collins And King Announce Maine Nominees To The United States Military Service Academies

For Immediate Release December 4, 2018   Contact: Annie Clark/Christopher Knight (Collins) 202-224-2523 Kathleen Connery Dawe/Jack Faherty (King) 202-224-5344   Senators Collins And King Announce Maine Nominees To The United States Military Service Academies WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Continue reading Senators Collins And King Announce Maine Nominees To The United States Military Service Academies

Senator Collins Joins Bipartisan Group in Calling for Inspector General Investigation into VA’s Failure to Pay Veterans Full Benefits

For Immediate Release Contact: Annie Clark/Christopher Knight December 4, 2018 202-224-2523 Senator Collins Joins Bipartisan Group in Calling for Inspector General Investigation into VA’s Failure to Pay Veterans Full Benefits   Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Susan Collins joined a bipartisan group Continue reading Senator Collins Joins Bipartisan Group in Calling for Inspector General Investigation into VA’s Failure to Pay Veterans Full Benefits

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

Veteran Policy Update: Message from Senator King & other press releases; articles of note; upcoming events; funding opps

November 19, 2018   Hi everyone, I’m pleased to share a few highlights of the week, beginning with a message from Senator King.  I’ll take a break at the end of this week to spend time with family and will resume Continue reading Veteran Policy Update: Message from Senator King & other press releases; articles of note; upcoming events; funding opps

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