Maine House GOP

Monthly Archives: July 2020

Authoritarian Governor promoting fear and control  Hello, this is State Representative Shelley Rudnicki from Fairfield with the Republican Weekly Radio Address.  Back in March, Maine people faced an uncertain coronavirus threat. Some projections had 2.2 million people dying, meaning thousands in Maine. Maine’s Chief Executive was able to act quickly to lock down Maine and bend what we thought was going to be a COVID-19 curve. Republicans supported the steps taken in… Read More

BREAKING: Legislative Republicans do not support an open-ended session that fails to focus on amending the Governor’s emergency powers and addressing coronavirus related legislation STATEHOUSE/REMOTELY – Closely following the provisions in Maine’s Constitution, Legislative Republicans conducted a poll of their membership in response to calls from the Presiding Officers to reconvene a special session of the Legislature. Legislative Republicans have repeatedly and publicly called for a return of the Legislature in order… Read More

Hello, this is State Representative Kathleen Dillingham from Oxford with the Republican Weekly Radio Address.  Much has happened since I last delivered one of our radio addresses where I reminded Mainers that we are in this together.  Maine’s Chief Executive was able to act quickly to address the pandemic and House Republicans supported the steps taken in the first few weeks by our Governor and President when our state and nation was… Read More

July 8, 2020 President Troy Jackson 3 State House Station Augusta, ME 04333 Speaker Sara Gideon 2 State House Station August, ME 04333 Dear President Jackson and Speaker Gideon, Recently you issued instructions to committees to begin work on bills still before them in anticipation of the Legislature convening for a Special Session.  This was done without agreement on the scope of such a session. Legislative Republicans have repeatedly asked for the… Read More