Maine House GOP

Monthly Archives: October 2015

Rep. Deborah Sanderson (R) of Chelsea was honored with the Foundation for Government Accountability’s 2015 Champion of Children Award Monday for her leadership in the state to protect communities who help families and children in crisis. The award was presented at a ceremony that took place in Orlando, Florida. Rep. Sanderson sponsored legislation in Maine protecting parents who are experiencing a temporary crisis, such as hospitalization or homelessness, and turn to community-based… Read More

Supporters of Question One would have you believe that its passage would end the scourge of big money invading Maine politics. Not only is that simply not the case, those supporters are hypocritically funding their campaign to rid the state of big money, out of state donors by – you guessed it – big money out of state donors. We hear about Clean Election Candidates versus Traditionally Financed Candidates implying that if… Read More

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Labrador –Rep. Ken Fredette, Chairman of Maine Canadian Legislative Advisory Commission, was joined on a trip by fellow commission members to Labrador to learn more about their hydro-electric power production and how it could help fill some of Maine and New England’s energy needs. The Commission and legislators toured the hydropower facilities at Churchill Falls and Muskrat Falls which are among the highest producers of electricity in Canada…. Read More