Republicans Renew Calls for LegislatIve Action
|Under 50 legislative Republicans met on the Statehouse stairs this week to call upon the Governor and Democrat leaders to allow the Legislature to meet, in session, to focus only on COVID-19 matters. Republicans want a narrowly defined, limited agenda, focused only on addressing COVID-19.That includes:|
Passing legislation to amend the Governor’s emergency powers, ensuring that both branches of government are involved in decision-making going forward.
Making sure the opinions and expertise of all Mainers shapes the reopening of the Maine economy.
Requiring legislative approval of all additional emergency extensions.