Maine House GOP

Monthly Archives: December 2015

House Republican Leaders Rep. Ken Fredette of Newport and Rep. Ellie Espling of New Gloucester have said all along their top priority when it comes to the drug crisis has been to provide the Maine Drug Enforcement Agents with the 10 new agents they so desperately need to fight the influx of heroin and other drugs into Maine. Below is a joint statement from Rep. Fredette and Rep. Espling regarding the news… Read More

Augusta – Rep. Lester Ordway (R) of Standish and Rep. Matt Harrington (R) of Springvale, the two newest members of the Maine House of Representatives, were sworn in this morning by Governor Paul LePage during a brief ceremony in the Cabinet Room at the Maine State House. Rep. Ordway won the special election held in Standish last month and will begin serving the people of House District 23 immediately. “I am honored… Read More

Below is a joint statement from House Republican Leader Rep. Ken Fredette of Newport and Assistant House Republican Leader Rep. Ellie Espling of New Gloucester regarding the Government Oversight Committee’s vote on the OPEGA report dealing with Goodwill Hinckley’s hiring and immediate firing of House Speaker Mark Eves: “The 7-5 vote of the Government Oversight Committee  reflects not only the fact that OPEGA has completed its work but also reflects the lack… Read More